John Cena is a name you often associate with the world of WWE or Hollywood, so you'll be excused if you had to make a double-take when you read the headline.
Alas, this news is very much true, with the multi-time WWE champion appearing in PGA Tour 2K23.
The announcement was made by 2K Games, with Cena's attributes showcased alongside an attire that closely replicated his Peacemaker character.
Check below for everything you need to know about John Cena in PGA Tour 2K23.
PGA Tour 2K23 John Cena
You read that right, John Cena of WWE fame has joined the playable roster in PGA Tour 2K23.
Arriving in the game on April 7, the subject of the reason WWE 2K23 Showcase Mode will be laying down his sweatbands and title belts and swapping them for golf clubs, as the WWE GOAT looks to become the dominator of the golfing world.
With 2K games developing both the PGA franchise and the WWE franchise, this crossover is a fun way for the company to cross over their stars.
Cena isn't the first, as we also saw long-time wrestler The Miz appear in promo videos for PGA Tour 2K23.
Whilst no other WWE Superstars were announced, it's left many wondering if we could see the likes of the Rock or Stone Cold turn up in the game, which would just be glorious fun.
The Champ Is Here
Not only will Cena's arrival turn a few heads, but so will his insane array of stats that have been showcased.
Cena boasts a 100-power rating in the game, meaning his swing certainly won't be coming up short.
In fact, Cena's overall is incredibly impressive and places him amongst some of the best playable characters in the game.
This fun departure from the typical roster inclusions is a great way for 2K to expand their list of stars and we certainly want to see more of these additions made.
Who knows, maybe we could get a Tiger Woods cameo in a WWE game!
PGA Tour 2K23 Roster
Golfing royalty, cover star, and developer Tiger Woods is playable in this year's game, but he isn't the only pro whose shoes you can step into.
More pros will be playable in this year's game, with celebrities also joining the roster.
Here's a list of playable characters in PGA Tour 2K23:
- Tiger Woods
- Collin Morikawa
- Xander Schauffele
- Rickie Fowler
- Justin Rose
- Lexi Thompson
- Tony Finau
- Jon Rahm
- Brooke Henderson
- Will Zalatoris
- Lydia Ko
- Harold Varner III
- Bubba Watson
- Justin Thomas
- Micheal Jordan (Pre-order bonus or special edition bonus)
- Stephen Curry
And, of course, you can now add John Cena to that list!