Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License - Page 2 - Wrestling Forum : WWE, TNA, Debate League, Wrestling Videos, Women of Wrestling Forums
Reply

Old 01-23-2013, 06:39 PM   #11 (permalink)
Fid
Paul Heyman Guy
 
Fid's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2009
Location: Mooresville, IN
Posts: 3,590
Fid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new hereFid better hope they're relatively new here
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

I'm not really opposed to 2K or whoever taking it over. Overall, it can't really hurt to give it a shot. One thing I would like to see happen with WWE games again is any actual Season mode like Shut Your Mouth or Here Comes The Pain for example. Could live with or without Universe mode staying, though. I'd be real happy if an HCTP style free roaming came back into play.

I'm not against the switch and I'll be looking forward to seeing what comes next.
__________________

STAND BACK!
Fid is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 01-23-2013, 06:48 PM   #12 (permalink)
Respect My Pimphand..
 
THANOS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 8,258
THANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth readingTHANOS has posts worth reading
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

Fucking amazing news! I hope Take Two uses concepts from all companies under their umbrella, so we see a RTW storyline from the creators of Bioshock(as someone above mentioned), free roaming backstage and outside concepts from Rockstar, attention to detail and uniqueness from Ek sports, an rpg element to determine how someone like, say Heath Slater levels up and becomes an all time great megastar overtime from the creators of borderlands, and just an overall complete and fun game from all of their contributions.

I'm stoked!
__________________
"Return to me again empty-handed, and I will bathe the starways in your blood."



Thanos is only beaten because he allows himself to be, and he only allows himself to be beaten because, in spite of his ambition to attain ultimate power, he sub-consciously knows that he's not worthy of it.
~ Adam Warlock


Mark for: Daniel Bryan Danielson, CM Punk, Bray Wyatt, Kevin Steen, Ambrose, The Kings of Wrestling (Hero and Cesaro), Damien Sandow, BNB, Rollins, Austin Aries, Kane, Brock, Solomon Crowe, Big E, Enzo Amore, Sami Zayn, Prince Devitt.
THANOS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 06:57 PM   #13 (permalink)
Getting ignored by SCOTT STEINER
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: London, UK
Posts: 957
Kamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 posts
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

This doesn't mean anything until the next WWE game and it's developer is announced

2K Games is just the publisher, they have creative input over the design and content of the game and direct the developers. But the way the game plays is truly down to who develops it. Overall it could mean nothing but a new look for WWE games because 2K games could just hire the guys behind THQ's WWE games and YUKEs to develop it on top of WWE13 and make an instant game this year and begin revenue. Or they could start a fresh with their own studios and a new system, but that could take year's to develop meaning a loss in revenue throughout for both 2K Games and WWE.

2K Games will likely work in agreement with WWE to hire THQ's WWE department and work with YUKEs to be able to create a game this year. It's best for business, same game with a new banner.
Kamikaze™ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 07:03 PM   #14 (permalink)
"Take my word for it, Robin, you shouldn't play with fire."
 
Deathstroke Wilson's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 9,829
Deathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missedDeathstroke Wilson probably won't be missed
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kamikaze™ View Post
This doesn't mean anything until the next WWE game and it's developer is announced

2K Games is just the publisher, they have creative input over the design and content of the game and direct the developers. But the way the game plays is truly down to who develops it. Overall it could mean nothing but a new look for WWE games because 2K games could just hire the guys behind THQ's WWE games and YUKEs to develop it on top of WWE13 and make an instant game this year and begin revenue. Or they could start a fresh with their own studios and a new system, but that could take year's to develop meaning a loss in revenue throughout for both 2K Games and WWE.

2K Games will likely work in agreement with WWE to hire THQ's WWE department and work with YUKEs to be able to create a game this year. It's best for business, same game with a new banner.
THQ. Already confirmed that their version of WWE 14 would be the last one made by them.
__________________
My Deviant Art, Check it



Deathstroke Wilson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 07:14 PM   #15 (permalink)
Getting ignored by SCOTT STEINER
 
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: London, UK
Posts: 957
Kamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 postsKamikaze™ should be embarassed if they have more than 50 posts
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

Ah I missed the memo then haha

That said even two years is extremely short for 2K Games to pull out a wrestling game from scratch with any of their studios. The TNA iMPACT game took Midway three years and that was bare bones at best. Also taking into account that starting from scratch they would need to win fans over with the new system and that a poor outcome could have casual fans of the brand turned away from the games.

In the interest of business it would be a better investment to employ the THQ WWE department and work with YUKEs to be able to pump out the games as a yearly product.
Kamikaze™ is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 08:49 PM   #16 (permalink)
Asking SCOTT STEINER for Wrestling Advice
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 489
Rugal 3:16 is in rep purgatory
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

I just hope they retain the same customization options and possibilities for the Create a Wrestler. i'd just HATE that to suffer a major downgrade.. despite the yukes games repetitive gameplay, the customization options is what kept me coming back.
Rugal 3:16 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 08:50 PM   #17 (permalink)
Yelled at by SCOTT STEINER
 
JasonCage's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Needle Park
Posts: 1,925
JasonCage JasonCage JasonCage JasonCage JasonCage JasonCage
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

Maybe a better free roam version of SVR 2011.
__________________

Matt Cross Wanted Dead Not Alive.
National Wrestling Federation: The Investment
Can NBC's new stake in wrestling survive?

http://www.wrestlingforum.com/booker...nvestment.html
JasonCage is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 08:54 PM   #18 (permalink)
Yelled at by SCOTT STEINER
 
Taker-Tribute-Act's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Scotland
Posts: 1,717
Taker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more seriousTaker-Tribute-Act needs to take rep more serious
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

This means very little. Take Two will just be taking on publishing duties. Yukes will still be developing the game. I can't find the article, but they've already said that WWE 14 is in development.

Also, I feel that WWE 13 was a step down from the previous effort. The Attitude Era mode wasn't all that great and the Universe mode, for all of Heymans alleged involvement, has only disappointed me.
Taker-Tribute-Act is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 09:08 PM   #19 (permalink)
Getting ignored by SCOTT STEINER
 
lightfm's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 726
lightfm is an after thoughtlightfm is an after thought
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

Time for some proper wwe games.
lightfm is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-23-2013, 09:16 PM   #20 (permalink)
Lacing SCOTT STEINER's boots
 
Emotion Blur's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: The Great Lakes
Posts: 4,164
Emotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missedEmotion Blur probably won't be missed
Default Re: Take Two Owner Of 2k And Rockstar Buys WWE's Video Game License

I'm optimistic only for the possibility of a non-Yukes/THQ game. If Take-Two decided to keep Yukes on just for "easy money" then they can piss off and I'll just stick to playing SYM/HCTP. I would like to think that Take-Two have enough creative pride to do their own take on the WWE Franchise instead of just merely being the publisher to Yukes' shit. WWE 14 is apparently still planned from Yukes, but I know I won't be playing it unless someone gives it to me for free. Crossing my fingers we get something new in the world of wrestling gaming.
__________________
Emotion Blur is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On


VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums
Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.3.2
Powered by vBulletin Copyright © 2000-2009 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios