CM Punk’s Inclusion in WWE 2K15 Doubtful, Legal Discussions Underway
Legal discussions are currently underway between WWE Superstar CM Punk and WWE officials to settle a number of disputes, and which would decide his removal for the new WWE 2K15 title.
According to a report by GameSpot, sources close to the matter have confirmed that CM Punk’s legal representatives have been in touch with WWE officials.
The pro-wrestler’s departure from the company while under contract in January is a big thorn in the side of the matter.
Amongst other matters, the issue of the wrestler’s removal from WWE 2K15 might prove to be a big blow for fans. Despite his retirement or departure, publisher 2K Games decided on using his name as part of a promotional campaign for the title.
His rivalry with wrestler John Cena is being marketed as a ‘flagship feature’ and CM Punk is none too pleased about the matter.
Exact information on the matter is unknown and the web is currently filled with specualtions and rumors. Both WWE and CM Punk have remained silent on the matter, while they continue to talk behind closed doors.
Unless a business arrangement can be met, it’s most likely that we’ll see the removal of CM Punk from WWE 2K15.
WWE 2K15 is scheduled to launch for the PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, and Xbox One October 28. The game promises to utilize the full power of the new consoles to introduce new features exclusively for the latest generation and an impressive visual milestone. From the initial reveals, the developers looking to be keeping their word.