WWE 2K14 30 Years of Wrestlemania Historical Objectives Guide

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

Wrestlemania 1

Andre the Giant vs. Big John Studd

ObjectiveWin 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.

Wrestlemania 2

Hulk Hogan vs. King Kong Bundy

Bodyslam Bundy
Objective #1Get him Bundy to critical damage and then tap A twice

Objective #2Escape 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.

Wrestlemania 3

Ricky Steamboat vs. Randy Savage

Objective #1Complete 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 #2Get 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 #3Win 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 #1Grapple 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 #2Irish 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 #3Complete the Wrestlemania moment
This even will trigger when you perform the Irish whip.

Objective #4Hit a Leg Drop on Andre
Hogan’s finisher while Andre is down, simply stand at his side and press Y.

Wrestlemania 4

Randy Savage vs. Ted DiiBiase
Objective #1Grapple 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 #3Win by Pinfall

Wrestlemania 5

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 #3Hit Randy Savage with the Leg Drop
Triggers after a cutscene during the match.

Objective #4Win by Pinfall
You can go into a pinfall directly from Hogan’s Leg Drop.

Wrestlemania 6

Ultimate Warrior vs. Hulk Hogan

Objective #1Irish Whip Hogan (light) in the ring
Cause light damage and do an Irish whip which will cause a cutscene to occur.

Objective #2Complete the 1st Wrestlemania Moment
Another duck and the ref gets hit. Was the A button for me.

Objective #3Hit 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 #3Complete the 2nd Wrestlemania Moment
Triggers after the Gorilla Press in #3.

Objective #4Hit 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.

Wrestlemania 7

Hulk Hogan vs. Sgt. Slaughter

  • Objective #1 – Hit the Big Boot
  • Objective #2 – Hit the Leg Drop.
  • Objective #3 – Win by Pinfall.

Wrestlemania 8

Randy Savage vs. Ric Flair

Objective #1Hit Savage’s Elbow Drop finisher & Pin Flair in 10 seconds
This will trigger a cutscene.

Objective #2Escape the Figure Four Leg Lock
Occurs automatically after the cutscene, resiliency is also available if you feel the need for it.

Objective #3Win with a leverage pin
Just like Wrestlemania III but this time you’re playing as Savage.

Wrestlemania 9

Yokozuna vs. Bret “Hit Man” Hart

Objective #1Hit a Super Kick
The game will explain to you how you’re to do this.

Objective #2Irish Whip Bret Hart (Moderate) in the ring
This will lead you to the Mr. Fuji salt in the eyes incident.

Objective #3Win by Pinfall

Hulk Hogan vs. Yokozuna

Objective #1Hit a Leg Drop on Yokozuna
You start with one. Just knock him over and hit it.

Objective #2Defeat Yokozuna via Pinfall
Works directly from the leg drop. It was only about a 12 second match in real life.

The New Generation Era

Wrestlemania 10

Razor Ramon vs. Shawn Michaels
This is a ladder match so again, no pinfalls or submissions.

Objective #1Get 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 #3Attack 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.

Wrestlemania 11

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 #1Hit HBK with a big boot
Signature move while running or off an irish whip.

Objective #2 – Get HBK to critical damage.

Objective #3Hit 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.

Wrestlemania 12

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.

Wrestlemania 13

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.

Attitude Era

Wrestlemania 14

The Undertaker vs. Kane

  • Objective #1 – Perform a Chokeslam
  • Objective #2 – Perform 3 Tombstone Piledrivers
  • Objective #3 – Win by Pinfall

Wrestlemania 15

Steve Austin vs. The Rock
Objective #1Get 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 #2Lean 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 #3Perform a finisher on The Rock & pin him in 10 seconds
This will trigger a cutscene

Objective #4Complete the Wrestlemania Moment
Happens when you do a Stunner after the events of #3.

Wrestlemania 2000

HHH vs. the Rock vs. The Big Show vs. Mick Foley

Objective #1Eliminate Big Show
There is no DQ so feel free to grab the Sledgehammer for ultimate damage potential.

Objective #2 – Grapple the Rock near the announce table.

Objective #3Eliminate Mick Foley
Easy after the events of #2 if you still have your signature up.

Objective #4 – Grapple the Rock (moderate) near the ring steps.

Objective #5 – Grapple the Rock (critical) near the announce table.

Wrestlemania 17

Steve Austin vs. the Rock
Objective #1 – You need to attack Rock with the ring bell at ringside.

Objective #2 – Perform an Irish whip (moderate) in the ring.

Objective #3Perform a Rock Bottom on the Rock
When you’re opponent is on the mat, hold RB and press up on the D-pad to be able to steal their finisher. This will also automatically trigger off of #2 if you don’t steal it.

Objective #4(Hidden) Knock down The Rock, then pick up a chair in the ring
Vince will be outside throwing them in for you. This won’t happen until an in-match cutscene occurs.

Objective #5 – Win by Pinfall

Ruthless Aggression Era

Wrestlemania 18

The Rock vs. Hulk Hogan

Objective #1Put Hogan in the Sharpshooter
This will be a signature move for this version of the rock.

Objective #2Succeed at the Wrestlemania Moment
This even triggers at what seems to be a completely random point

Objective #3 – Win by pinfall.

HHH vs. Chris Jericho
Objective #1Apply a Figure 4 to Jericho (light) in the ring
Get him to light damage and then hold A while at his legs.

Objective #2Lean Jericho (moderate) on the announce table
You can do this by either using the Irish whip or grapple and drag with LT + RT

Objective #3 – (Hidden) Perform a Pedigree & win by pinfall in 10 seconds.

Wrestlemania 19

Shawn Michaels vs. Chris Jericho

  • Objective #1 – Get Y2J to critical damage.
  • Objective #2 – Irish Whip Y2J in the ring.
  • Objective #3 – Hit the Sweet Chin Music on Y2J.
  • Objective #4 – Win by pinfall.

The Rock vs. Steve Austin
Objective #1Complete the Wrestlemania Moment
Triggered with a Rock Bottom attempt

Objective #2 – Hit Austin with a People’s Elbow.

Objective #3Complete the second Wrestlemania moment
This is also one of those events which occur at what seem to be random times.

Objective #4 – Hit a Rock Bottom & Win by pinfall within 10 seconds.

Wrestlemania 20

John Cena vs. The Big Show
Objective #1 – Get Big Show to critical damage, AA & pin him.

Objective #2AA Big Show and win within 10 seconds
#1 will trigger a cutscene which will also grant you a finisher when it ends.

Goldberg vs. Brock Lesnar

  • Objective #1 – Hit a Spear on Lesnar.
  • Objective #2 – Hit a Jack Hammer on Lesnar.
  • Objective #3 – Win by pinfall.

After winning you take control of Stone Cold who was the special ref.

Objective #4 – Stunner Goldberg & Lesnar in the ring.

Wrestlemania 21

John Cena vs. JBL
Objective #1 – Hit an AA on JBL and win by pinfall

Wrestlemania 22

Edge vs. Mick Foley
Objective #1Irish whip Foley (light) into the ropes
You start with a baseball bat. Not hard to damage him quickly.

Objective #2Get Foley to critical damage in the ring
You’re allowed to use weapons so this is pretty easy.

Objective #3Spear Foley in the ring
This will setup the flaming table scene.

Objective #4 – Pin Foley outside the ring and win.

Wrestlemania 23

The Undertaker vs. Batista
Objective #1 – Perform The Last Ride

Objective #2 – Perfom Chokeslam

Objective #3Hit Batista with Undertaker’s OMG Dive
This is an Undertatker specific OMG moment. With a finisher stored drag your opponent to the ropes with LT + RT while grappled and then press Y when prompted.

Objective #4Hit a Tombstone on Batista & win by Pinfall in 10 seconds
Note that Batista has automatic finisher gain in this fight.

John Cena vs. Shawn Micheals
Objective #1 – Irish Whip HBK (Light) into the announce table.

Objective #2 – Complete the Wrestlemania Moment which is triggered by an AA attempt.

Objective #3Win with an STF
This is Cena’s ground submission finisher. HBK has resiliency so this may take 2 attempts.

Wrestlemania 24

Shawn Micheals vs. Ric Flair
Objective #1Lean Flair (light) against the announce table
Irish whip or LT + RT to drag.

Objective #2Use Figure 4 on Flair
Just hold A to pull this off.

Objective #3Superkick Flair twice in the ring
Corner “Sweet Chin Music” version doesn’t count. Has to be the normal standing one.

Objective #4 – Hit a Sweet Chin Music

Objective #5 – Win by pinfall

Randy Orton vs. John Cena vs. HHH
This match is a triple threat match. One fall, not elimination so break up anything you can.

Objective #1Hit HHH with the WWE title
It’s outside where the ringbell would be.

Objective #2Perform Orton’s stomp on Cena & HHH
It’s a signature move for when they’re down and you’re at their head.

Objective #3Succeed at the Wrestlemania Moment
It seems you have to have both of them outside of the ring while you’re in it and it will trigger.

Objective #4 – Perform a Punt Kick & win by Pinfall in 10 seconds.

Universe Era

Wrestlemania 25

John Cena vs. Edge vs. the Big Show

Objective #1Double team Big Show
While Edge is grappling him do a grapple yourself.

Objective #2Perform a 5 Knuckle Shuffle on Edge
Toss out Big Show first. He tried to pin Edge while I was trying to do this move.

Objective #3 – Hit 3 standing grapple moves to Big Show in the ring.

Objective #4 Attempt to AA Big Show (critical) in the ring
This will cause a cutscene to occur.

Objective #5Defeat Big Show via Pinfall
After the cutscene, you’ll be in position to pull this off.

HHH vs. Randy Orton

  • Objective #1 – Perform a Spinebuster (signature).
  • Objective #2 – Perform 2 Pedigrees (finisher).
  • Objective #3 – Perform a Pedigree & win within 10 seconds.

Wrestlemania 26

Chris Jericho vs. Edge
Objective #1Taunt while Edge is out of the ring
Throw him out and press a button on the d-pad.

Objective #2Perform a Liontamer
Shows up after the first. Jericho’s submission finisher while at the legs. Edge was automatically given a signature following this.

Objective #3Perform a Codebreaker & win by pinfall within 10 seconds
Jericho’s standing finisher.

John Cena vs. Batista
Objective #1Hit a Diving 5 Knuckle Shuffle on Batista
Signature move. While he’s down, climb the top rope and press Y.

Objective #2Submit Batista with the STF
Leg finisher. Resiliency is a factor here.

The Undertaker vs. Shawn Micheals
Objective #1 – Perform a Tombstone Piledriver outside the ring.

Objective #2Grapple HBK (moderate) at the announce table
It’s a no DQ match so you can hit him with chairs or the bell and what have you. He doesn’t have to be leaning on the table, just next to it.

Objective #3Use a Tombstone/Pin combo on HBK (critical) in the ring
This means use the Tombstone’s direct pin with B.

Objective #4 – Win by Tombstone/Pin combo in the ring.

Wrestlemania 27

Edge vs. Alberto Del Rio

Objective #1Hit Del Rio using the outside dive
Run towards the ropes and hold X while he’s out there.

Objective #2Perform a wake-up taunt in the ring
Up on the d-pad but if you got this far you probably knew that.

Objective #3Hit a spear on Del Rio
My finisher disappeared for some reason when this popped up. But you need a finisher for this. The corner one works.

Objective #4 – Win by Pinfall.

The Miz vs. John Cena

Objective #1Succeed at the Wrestlemania Moment
This is another moment where you’re required to duck out of a clothesline.

Objective #2 – Grapple Cena (critical) at the announce table.

Objective #3Pin Cena in the ring and win
The rock will help you with this. After this you get to play as the Rock and hit Miz with a People’s Elbow.

Wrestlemania 28

The Undertaker vs. HHH

  • Objective #1 – Get HHH to moderate damage.
  • Objective #2 – Chokeslam HHH.
  • Objective #3 – Tombstone HHH (critical) in the ring.
  • Objective #4 – Use the Tombstone/Pin combo & win

CM Punk vs. Chris Jericho

  • Objective #1 – Hit a top rope elbow to Y2J at ringside.
  • Objective #2 – Hit a GTS on Y2J (critical)
  • Objective #3 – Escape the Walls of Jericho
  • Objective #4 – Defeat Jericho with the Anaconda Vise
    • Ground submission finisher from the side.

The Rock vs. John Cena

  • Objective #4 – Hit a Signature Spinebuster on Cena
  • Objective #2 – Hit the Sharpshooter on Cena
  • Objective #3 – Hit a People’s Elbow on Cena
  • Objective #4 – Hit a Rock Bottom & win by pinfall in 10 seconds.

Wrestlemania 29

The Undertaker vs. CM Punk
Objective #1Hit an Apron Leg Drop
While outside, throw him back inside, then grapple while his head sticks out under the rope.

Objective #2 – Use Hell’s Gate on CM Punk.

Objective #3 – Get Punk to moderate damage.

Objective #4 – Hit 2 Tombstone Piledrivers on CM Punk.

Objective #5 – Hit a Tombstone/Pin combo & win

HHH vs. Brock Lesnar
Objective #1Get Brock to critical damage
No DQ here so you can use the sledgehammer without any issues. Brock also seems to have a 100% reversal rate in this.

Objective #2 – Hit Brock with a chair.

Objective #3Steal and use the Kimura Lock on Lesnar
RB + Wake up taunt and then hold a direction and press Y.

Objective #4 – Win by pinfall.

John Cena vs. The Rock

  • Objective #1 – Escape the Sharpshooter.
  • Objective #2 – Hit a 5 Knuckle Shuffle.
  • Objective #3 – Hit 2 AA’s
  • Objective #4 – Steal a Rock Bottom then attempt a pin in 10 seconds.
  • Objective #5 – Hit an AA & win by Pinfall.