WWE Tix On Sale This Week, Over The Limit, THQ WrestleFest Announcement
-- Tickets for the WWE Raw Supershow on April 30th from the Wright State University Nutter Center in Dayton, OH also go on sale this Friday at 10:00 AM.
-- Tickets for the WWE Over The Limit PPV on May 20th from the RBC Center in Raleigh, NC go on sale this Saturday at 10:00 AM.
-- THQ sent out the following, regarding the new WrestleFest game:
THQ Expands WWE Videogame Portfolio with Release of WWE WrestleFest for iPhone and iPad
Iconic Arcade Game Returns to Deliver Classic WWE Action in 2-D Format for Popular Handheld Systems -- Available Now on the App Store
AGOURA HILLS, Calif., Feb 21, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- THQ Inc. today announced the release of WWE WrestleFest, a faithfully recreated 2-D experience for iPhone and iPad based on the well-known WWE arcade game made popular in the 1990s. Complete with current-day WWE Superstars, prominent WWE Legends, an extensive downloadable content program, Road to WrestleMania progression play and multiplayer functionality, WWE WrestleFest is available now through Apple's App Store for the suggested retail prices of US $2.99 (iPhone) and US $3.99 (iPad).
In addition today, THQ also announced WWE WrestleFest is in development for additional platforms, including Xbox LIVE Arcade for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation Network for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system, Android and PC, with a currently scheduled release window of calendar year 2012.
"WWE WrestleFest greatly complements our WWE videogames portfolio by delivering a unique and captivating way for fans to connect with the virtual WWE experience," said Danny Bilson, Executive Vice President, Core Games, THQ. "The game's arcade-style play, combined with present day WWE content and hints of nostalgia, is a perfect fit for handheld platforms like the iPhone and iPad."
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