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This past weekend was full of huge WWE news: Bruno Sammartino’s Hall of Fame induction, the continuation of Undertaker’s legendary WrestleMania streak, John Cena’s WWE Championship win and much more. In addition to these milestones, there was another massive announcement you may have missed in all the excitement: The next WWE Games title will be called WWE 2K14 and will feature The Rock as cover Superstar.
On Saturday, Stephanie McMahon herself broke the news via Twitter…
The announcement came as part of WWE’s annual Business Partner Summit, held during WrestleMania weekend, and comes hot on the heels of news that WWE Games is now a proud part of industry-leading publisher 2K. Fittingly, the first WWE title published through 2K will feature WWE Legend and Hollywood megastar The Rock.
Stay tuned for more details on WWE 2K14, make sure to follow @WWEGames on Twitter and like us on Facebook for all the latest news and announcements.
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– Bruno Sammartino gave CM Punk respect on his Twitter for living a drug-free lifestyle. Bruno has been a staunch critic of the prevalence of drugs in pro wrestling.
– Michael Cole and JBL’s latest podcast is online here.
– WWE has added a house show in Poughkeepsie, New York on June 2nd. Tickets are on sale April 20th.
– Goldust is set for a new horror film being shot...
- Here’s the latest episode of Backstage Fallout from last night’s WWE SmackDown:- Ryback tweeted the following to John Cena:“Enjoy your bus and luxurious travels you earned them all. I now will earn mine. I have the torque cause I do the work. RTime
Bruno Sammartino put years of bitterness and criticisms behind him by embracing Vince McMahon Jr; a happy ending to a truly legendary legacy.
- WWE posted the following video looking at the wild crowd at Monday's RAW:
- WWE also posted video of Fandango's theme being played after RAW:
- The dark main event after Tuesday's SmackDown tapings in Boston saw John Cena, Kane and Daniel Bryan beat Seth Rollins, Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose by DQ when Rollins hit Cena with a chair. After the match, the babyfaces...
Here’s Ryback’s latest tweet after attacking John Cena on Monday’s RAW:
“We all want more we need more. My actions will feed my needs. At our core we all crave more. Lost souls will fall to my power. #RybackRules”
Randy Orton tweeted the following about the crowd on last Monday’s RAW:
“Just watched back some of Raw from last Monday night. That crowd was insane! Never...
- As noted earlier, WWE posted a video of Diddy, Judah Friedlander, Snooki and Michelle Beadle discussing last Sunday’s WrestleMania pay-per-view on their website.. They have now uploaded the video to their YouTube channel.
- Brie Bella posted her favorite WrestleMania pic on her Twitter account earlier today.
- John Cena continues to name drop celebrities in his Tweets. He posted...
The Big Show was recently interviewed by CBS Boston’s “Toucher & Rich” show. Here are the highlights…
On The Rock: “I have no idea what his schedule is. I know last night at the Izod Center, we had an incredible show. As far as what happened with Rock – and why he was not at Raw – I have idea. Dwayne did not tell me what his issues were...
- WWE will return to the XL Center in Hartford, CT on June 3rd for RAW. Tickets go on sale April 19th.
- Ryback and Mark Henry vs. John Cena and Sheamus is booked for RAW live events in May.
- Speaking of Ryback, here's his latest tweet after attacking John Cena on Monday's RAW:
"We all want more we need more. My actions will feed my needs. At our core we all crave...