When does WWE 2K23 come out?

WWE 2K23 John Cena

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WWE 2K23 is finally here, with this year's game taking major steps forward, ensuring that this year's game takes things to the next level.

The arrival of War Games and the implementation of a brand new Showcase mode will set the pulse racing. It also means what worked last time out won't take you quite as far this time around.

Check below for everything you need to know regarding the release of WWE 2K23.


WWE 2K23 is finally here, and we've just released our WWE 2K23 review. We're delighted to confirm that this year's game is one of the best we've ever seen. From gameplay to Superstar design, WWE 2K23 is truly one of the greatest wrestling games ever released.

WWE 2K23 Roman Reigns Bloodline
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ON TOP OF THE WORLD - WWE 2K23 is one of the best wrestling games ever

WWE 2K23 hits all the right beats when it comes to in-ring action. It lets players everywhere dive into the WWE Universe and fantasy book their perfect world.

WWE 2K23 release date

This year's game is out now across the world. On Xbox, PlayStation, and PC players can now jump into the ring and cause some chaos! WWE 2K23 features several franchise advancements, including a unique new take on the 2K Showcase, the WWE 2K introduction of the fan-favourite WarGames, and expansions to several marquee game modes.

The official WWE 2K23 release date was Friday, March 17, 2023. That's when the Standard Edition went live across the world. However, WWE 2K23 Deluxe Edition and Icon Edition players were able to play earlier than this.

The two premium editions unlocked on Tuesday, March 14, 2023 thanks to the early access that comes with them.

WWE 2K23 is once again set to take consoles by storm, with players eager to try out the new game.

With WWE GOAT and multi-time champion John Cena leading the line as the main cover star, 2K Games have wasted no time in attempting to make this year's game the best yet.

WWE 2K23 Roster

The full WWE 2K23 roster is massive and features every major star in the WWE Universe. Current Undisputed WWE Universal champion Roman Reigns tops the ratings at 99 OVR.

WWE 2K23 Cody Rhodes
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NEW ARRIVALS - Cody Rhodes is officially confirmed for the WWE 2K23 Roster

Becky Lynch leads the women with a 96 OVR despite not currently holding either major singles title in the division.

Along with every current superstar there are plenty of historic wrestlers that players can unlock. From icons like The Rock, Stone Cold Steve Austin, and Hulk Hogan all the way to Big Boss Man and Doink The Clown, there are stars from every generation.

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