WWE SmackDown! Vs. RAW 2011 Is Out Today - Details
This Is Your Moment -- WWE(R) SmackDown(R) vs. Raw(R) 2011 Ships to Retail Outlets Throughout North America
Simulation-Based Cornerstone of the Company's Renowned WWE Videogame Portfolio Arrives with Ultimate Virtual Control of WWE, Including Destiny-Defining Moments, Best-in-Class Creation Tools and an Unparalleled Roster of WWE Superstars, WWE Divas and WWE Legends
AGOURA HILLS, Calif., Oct 26, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- THQ Inc. today announced that WWE(R) SmackDown(R) vs. Raw(R) 2011 is now available at North American retailers for the Xbox 360(R) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation(R)3 computer entertainment system, PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system, PSP(R) (PlayStation(R)Portable) system and Wii(TM) system from Nintendo. Poised to deliver destiny-defining moments, best-in-class creation tools and ultimate virtual control of WWE, along with the largest roster of playable WWE Superstars, WWE Divas and WWE Legends in franchise history, WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011 is rated "T" for Teen and is available for the suggested retailed prices of $59.99 (Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system), $49.99 (Wii) and $39.99 (PlayStation 2 system and PSP system).
"We strive each year to deliver an unrivaled simulation gameplay experience to some of the most passionate and dedicated fans in the industry," said Danny Bilson, Executive Vice President, Core Games, THQ. "WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011 offers an incredible number of new features and key updates that are certain to provide those fans with the most compelling and rewarding virtual WWE experience to date for the franchise."
"The WWE SmackDown vs. Raw series has been a leader and an innovator in the videogame fighting category for over a decade, and WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011 is by far our strongest, most exciting effort ever," said Jim Connelly, Senior Vice President, Consumer Products, WWE. "The game delivers to the player all the thrills and heart-pounding moments of a live, televised WWE event in a way that has never been done before."
About WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011
Having shipped more than 50 million units worldwide, the renowned WWE simulation experience and annual centerpiece in THQ's expanding WWE videogame portfolio returns to define players' ultimate WWE moments and give players even greater creative and decision-making freedom throughout their storied journeys within WWE.
WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011 empowers players more than ever to define their gameplay experiences in a dynamic and ever-changing WWE. In WWE Universe Mode, a new addition to the franchise, gameplay scenarios will change based on player decisions, allowing for new rivalries, alliances, championship matches and more spontaneous WWE action in and out of the ring. In addition, the popular, story-driven Road to WrestleMania(R) mode returns with significant updates and new storylines, including the ability to freely roam through locker room areas, select opponents, break into impromptu matches and fulfill destinies based on player choices.
A hallmark of the franchise, WWE SmackDown vs. Raw 2011 delivers its largest offering to date of best-in-class creation and customization features. Players will have more creative tools than ever to customize their created Superstars, finishing moves, story designs, paint tool creations and more. Searching and sharing content is also greatly simplified through improvements to the highly regarded WWE Community Creations feature, which generated nearly 10 million downloads in its franchise debut.