This is the latest creation from Japanese developer Yuke’s, who are best known for their work on 2K Sports‘ WWE 2K series. The first video game officially licensed by All Elite Wrestling, it promises to have “the best of the best from the AEW talent roster.”
That means that you can look forward to playing as some of the most legendary wrestlers to enter the ring along with all-new AEW talent in an experience that has looked to “combcombine nostalgic, arcade-wrestler feel with innovative AEW finishers and tandem offense moves.”
The publisher has broken down the game’s key features as below:
- Career Mode: AEW: Fight Forever’s deep career mode highlights the fun and personality of an All Elite Wrestler’s life on the road. Players can create and develop their own wrestler who joins the AEW roster and appears in matches and stories over an event schedule. Points are earned by winning matches and fulfilling certain objectives which can then be used to enhance their wrestler’s stats.
- Customisation: AEW: Fight Forever’s wide range of customization options include wrestler attire and appearance, move sets, entrances, teams and arenas.
- Match Types: More match types than you can count: single, Tag-Team, 3-way, 4-way, Ladder, Casino Battle Royale, Falls Count Anywhere, Unsanctioned Lights-Out and Exploding Barbed Wire Death
- Online Co-op: Wrestling goes completely next-level with Tag-Team matches that feature sequences of team manoeuvres performed with simple commands.
AEW: Fight Forever will release at retail and digitally on the Nintendo eShop for Nintendo Switch worldwide on 29 June 2023.