Kenny Omega has announced the release date for the new AEW Video Game, AEW Fight Forever, for the Nintendo Switch and other consoles.
Speaking on a special video released to social media today,
“When I first signed with AEW, Tony Khan gave me the opportunity to assemble the best gaming team that understands and respects professional wrestling, to make the best wrestling games ever,” said Kenny Omega, Executive Vice President and former AEW World Champion and World Tag Team Champion at AEW.
“Thanks to our incredible collaboration with Geta, YUKE’s and THQ Nordic, a new era of professional wrestling gaming is quickly approaching. AEW: Fight Forever has exceeded my highest expectations, and I’m confident that June 29 will be a momentous day for wrestling fans and gamers alike.”
Meanwhile, Tony Khan also commented on the release, which includes the Nintendo Switch version, as well as PS4, PS5 and Xbox release dates.
“Since our initial announcement, fans worldwide have shown unbridled passion around the launch of Fight Forever, and AEW has proven through our exciting storylines and hard-hitting wrestling action that good things come to those who wait,” said Khan.
“With Fight Forever, Kenny and our world-class team have delivered an authentic, nostalgic feel of wrestling games past, along with the unmatched creativity that AEW brings to the table. It’s going to be cool to see our fans finally getting a fresh and much-needed alternative next-gen console wrestling game on June 29. AEW has the greatest fans on the planet, and I’m excited for them to experience this new way to engage with our stars.”
The following details about AEW Fight Forever has been released by the company, and said the following about the game;
AEW: Fight Forever Features
• Match Types
o Single Matches
o Ladder Matches
o Casino Battle Royale
o Falls Count Anywhere
o Unsanctioned Lights-Out (allows use of weapons and, of course, lots of blood)
o Exploding Barbed Wire Death Matches
- Career Mode
- Wide Range of Customization Modes
o Custom Wrestlers (attire and appearance) o Custom Move-Sets
o Custom Entrances
o Custom Teams o Custom Arenas
- Online Multiplayer
- And more!Follow @aewgames for AEW: Fight Forever for updates, including upcoming pre-order and Elite Edition details!
AEW Fight Forever will release on Nintendo Switch on June 29th 2023, and on the same date for other consoles.
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