With an official statement, 2K announced that Ronda Rousey, the famous former UFC champion, will be on the WWE 2K19 roster.
“2K announces today that the Olympic athlete, actress, former wrestler and UFCÃ‚Â® Hall of Famer as well as current WWEÃ‚Â® Superstar” Rowdy “Ronda RouseyÃ‚Â®, will make her virtual debut in WWEÃ‚Â® 2K19.The” Baddest Woman on the Planet “Ã¢ â‚¬” who immediately sent a strong signal to the WWE universe with a surprising appearance during the Royal RumbleÃ‚Â® 2018, a remarkable debut match at WrestleManiaÃ‚Â® 34 and a constant and explosive presence Ã¢ â‚¬ “will be present in WWE 2K19 the clothes inspired by “Rowdy” Roddy Piper, last night, during the live Monday Night RawÃ‚Â®, the official 2K trailer was presented, celebrating Ronda’s landing and its incredible bond with Piper.
“Being a WWE Superstar and having the support of the Piper family means a lot to me,” says Ronda Rousey. “It is an honor to be part of WWE 2K19 and see my name alongside historic Superstars like Rey Mysterio, Kurt AngleÃ‚Â®, Ultimate WarriorÃ‚Â®, StingÃ¢” Â¢ and GoldbergÃ¢ “Â¢.”
“Anyone can be called a Ã¢ â‚¬ ~Rowdy,” but it takes a unique and special talent to bring the Ã¢ â‚¬ ~RowdyÃ¢ â‚¬ â„¢ name to life, says Colt Toombs, son of “Rowdy” Roddy Piper. “My father saw him in Ronda. and it was the same for all of us in the family. He has the same mindset Ã¢ â‚¬ ~Rowdy to the core ‘and this is very good on the WWE 2K19 trailer. “
Rousey, along with Rey Mysterio, will be available as bonus content for those who book the game for PlayStationÃ‚Â®4, Xbox One, Xbox One X and PC.
WWE 2K19 will be released worldwide next October 9th 2018, while thanks to the Early Access the players will receive their copies on October 5th 2018.