WWE 2K14 features a new mode which allows players to re-live some of the most memorable matches from over three decades of Wrestlemania.
Wrestlemania is the biggest wrestling event which is held every year, and WWE 2K14 takes you back in time and allows you to go through some of Wrestlemania’s best moments in this game mode.
WWE 2K14 30 Years of Wrestlemania
30 years of Wrestlemania features Era Specific graphic quality such as vintage screen effects to truly give you the feel of the Era the matches were held in while also recreating each wrestlers entrance at the time along with the unique crowds.
30 years of Wrestlemania is divided into five eras each consisting of several memorable fights you can relive, with each fight offering different objectives that you need to complete in order to fully synchronize with how that specific fight was won or lost.
In this guide, we’ll be covering these objectives you need to accomplish in these fights:
Hulkamania Runs Wild Era
Andre the Giant vs. Big John Studd
Objective – Win the match in under 6 minutes
This isn’t a traditional match, therefore pins and submissions don’t work so you need to body slam him to win it.
Hulk Hogan vs. King Kong Bundy
Objective #1 – Get him Bundy to critical damage and then tap A twice
Objective #2 – Escape over the cage wall
Press LB next to the wall, this will start the cage mini game, press A when it’s at Max to climb the cage, make sure you hit a finisher on Bundy before this because it takes a while.
Ricky Steamboat vs. Randy Savage
Objective #1 – Complete the Wrestlemania moment
After the first pin attempt, you will be talking to the ref and savage will come behind you and try to hit you with a clothesline, duck this and it will hit the referee instead.
Objective #2 – Get Randy Savage to critical damage
The ref won’t be here during this objective so simply grab a chair and bash on Randy until he’s at critical.
Objective #3 – Win with a leverage pin
After a cutscene, you’ll be losing this fight and your opponent needs to be stunned to use this pin type. Whenever you can gain your momentum back do the classic toe kick (diagonal down + X) and then press up or down on the right stick to perform the leverage pin.
Hulk Hogan vs. Andre the Giant
Objective #1 – Grapple Andre (light) by the ring steps
Tap A with your back to the steps on the right side. This did not seem to work for us at the entrance side but it worked at the announcers’ side
Objective #2 – Irish whip Andre (Critical) in the ring
The ref will be here during this scenario so you have to do this the hard way. Luckily, your come back will be back up by now which will assist you greatly.
Objective #3 – Complete the Wrestlemania moment
This even will trigger when you perform the Irish whip.
Objective #4 – Hit a Leg Drop on Andre
Hogan’s finisher while Andre is down, simply stand at his side and press Y.
Randy Savage vs. Ted DiiBiase
Objective #1 – Grapple DiBiase (Moderate) standing in the ring
Get him to moderate and do any grapple, you can get him to this point with a signature move.
Objective #2 – (Hidden) Hit Ted DiBiase with a Top Rope Elbow in the ring
Get him down, go up top and press Y. Your first attempt at this will result in a cutscene.
Objective #3 – Win by Pinfall
Hulk Hogan vs. Randy Savage
Objective #1 – Get Randy Savage to critical damage. It can take an approximate of 3 leg drops.
Objective #2 – (Hidden) Kick out after taking a Top Rope Elbow.
Objective #3 – Hit Randy Savage with the Leg Drop
Triggers after a cutscene during the match.
Objective #4 – Win by Pinfall
You can go into a pinfall directly from Hogan’s Leg Drop.
Ultimate Warrior vs. Hulk Hogan
Objective #1 – Irish Whip Hogan (light) in the ring
Cause light damage and do an Irish whip which will cause a cutscene to occur.
Objective #2 – Complete the 1st Wrestlemania Moment
Another duck and the ref gets hit. Was the A button for me.
Objective #3 – Hit a Gorilla Press and pin Hogan in 10 seconds
It is possible to get repeated chances at this. Every time you do a Gorilla Press you’ll have 10 seconds to pin him. This is Warrior’s signature move.
Objective #3 – Complete the 2nd Wrestlemania Moment
Triggers after the Gorilla Press in #3.
Objective #4 – Hit an Ultimate Splash & Pin Hogan in 10 seconds
Set up for you perfectly after #4 for the real life ending to this match. Warrior pins directly from the splash if you hit B.
Hulk Hogan vs. Sgt. Slaughter
- Objective #1 – Hit the Big Boot
- Objective #2 – Hit the Leg Drop.
- Objective #3 – Win by Pinfall.
Randy Savage vs. Ric Flair
Objective #1 – Hit Savage’s Elbow Drop finisher & Pin Flair in 10 seconds
This will trigger a cutscene.
Objective #2 – Escape the Figure Four Leg Lock
Occurs automatically after the cutscene, resiliency is also available if you feel the need for it.
Objective #3 – Win with a leverage pin
Just like Wrestlemania III but this time you’re playing as Savage.
Yokozuna vs. Bret “Hit Man” Hart
Objective #1 – Hit a Super Kick
The game will explain to you how you’re to do this.
Objective #2 – Irish Whip Bret Hart (Moderate) in the ring
This will lead you to the Mr. Fuji salt in the eyes incident.
Objective #3 – Win by Pinfall
Hulk Hogan vs. Yokozuna
Objective #1 – Hit a Leg Drop on Yokozuna
You start with one. Just knock him over and hit it.
Objective #2 – Defeat Yokozuna via Pinfall
Works directly from the leg drop. It was only about a 12 second match in real life.
The New Generation Era
Razor Ramon vs. Shawn Michaels
This is a ladder match so again, no pinfalls or submissions.
Objective #1 – Get HBK to moderate damage in the ring
Anything goes since it’s a ladder match so feel free to ruin his day with chairs and stuff like that.
Objective #2 – (Hidden) Get HBK to Critical damage in the ring
This will trigger after what seems to be a seemingly random cutscene.
Objective #3 – Attack HBK with the ladder
Pick it up with LB and swing with X.
Objective #4 – (Hidden) Irish whip HBK into a ladder propped in the ring corner
Go to any corner and put the ladder there by pressing B then do an irish whip into it.
Bret Hart vs. Yokozuna
- Objective #1 – Get Yokozuna to critical damage.
- Objective #2 – Perform a top rope move on a standing Yokozuna in the ring.
- Objective #3 – Pin Yokozuna in 10 seconds.
The Undertaker vs. King Kong Bundy
- Objective #1 – Hit an Old School signature move on Bundy.
- Objective #2 – Bodyslam Bundy
- Wear him down and then tap A twice.
- Objective #3 – Win by pinfall
Diesel vs. Shawn Michaels
Objective #1 – Hit HBK with a big boot
Signature move while running or off an irish whip.
Objective #2 – Get HBK to critical damage.
Objective #3 – Hit HBK with a Jackknife Powerbomb Finisher
It’s Diesel’s only one.
Objective #4 – (Hidden) Pin HBK in 10 seconds & win
Only shows up after doing #3.
The Undertaker vs. Diesel
- Objective #1 – Hit a chokeslam on Diesel.
- Objective #2 – Hit a Tombstone on Diesel.
- Objective #3 – Win by pinfall.
Keep in mind that Diesel has accelerated finisher gain during this fight.
Shawn Micheals vs. Bret Hart
- Objective #1 – Complete the Wrestlemania Moment.
- Objective #2 – Irish whip Bret Hart (moderate) into the ropes.
- Objective #3 – Irish whip Bret Hart (Critical) into a turnbuckle.
- Objective #4 – Go into sudden death with the score tied 0-0
- Objective #5 – Hit 2 finishers on Bret Hart in OT.
Bret Hart vs. Steve Austin
Objective #1 – Get Austin to light damage outside the ring within 2 minutes.
Objective #2 – Irish Whip Austin (Moderate) into a turnbuckle.
Objective #3 – Use the ring bell on Austin.
Objective #4 – Get Austin’s legs to critical damage.
This will trigger after #2. Using RB you can target limbs. The A button is for the legs when you’re in a standing grapple. This is also a good time to pick up the “Fighting Smart” achievement.
Objective #5 – Win with the Sharpshooter.
The Undertaker vs. Kane
- Objective #1 – Perform a Chokeslam
- Objective #2 – Perform 3 Tombstone Piledrivers
- Objective #3 – Win by Pinfall
Steve Austin vs. The Rock
Objective #1 – Get the Rock to moderate damage and lure him to the entrance
This is fairly easy as you’re allowed to use chairs and such.
Objective #2 – Lean the Rock against the announce table and grapple him
You don’t have to tear it apart even. Just irish whip him into it.
Objective #3 – Perform a finisher on The Rock & pin him in 10 seconds
This will trigger a cutscene
Objective #4 – Complete the Wrestlemania Moment
Happens when you do a Stunner after the events of #3.