2K Games has announced a special edition for WWE 2K17, which will be coming this fall and is dubbed as WWE 2K17 NXT Edition. The NXT Edition will release alongside with the standard edition on October 11, 2016.
The WWE 2K17 NXT Edition will bring a slew of exclusive content along with the copy of WWE 2K17 video game. The full list of exclusive content that will arrive with the NXT Edition is below.
- Exclusive premium packaging.
- NXT Enhancement Pack:
- Playable NXT Superstars: Shinsuke Nakamura, Nia Jax and Apollo Crews.
- 50 percent more points at NXT in MyCareer.
- Exclusive Canvas 2 Canvas lithograph designed by WWE artist Rob Schamberger and autographed by NXT Superstar Shinsuke Nakamura.
- Exclusive eight-inch “Demon” Finn Bálor collectible figurine.
- Exclusive Topps NXT TakeOver: London Mat Relics Card:
- Each card will include a piece of authentic ring canvas from the event.
- Each card will feature one of 14 featured Superstars from event.
- Each Superstar’s card will have one of 10 different rarity levels.
- Goldberg Pack: access to two playable versions of legendary WCW and WWE star Bill Goldberg, as well as playable WCW Monday Nitro and Halloween Havoc arenas.
2K games also announced that WWE 2K 17 Digital Deluxe Edition will not include the NXT Enhancement pack.
The WWE 2K17 NXT Edition will available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One with 50,000 total copies, and will be available for $99.9. The NXT Edition is available for pre-order through select retailers.
Also Shinsuke Nakamura, Nia Jax and Apollo Crews will be exclusive to the WWE 2K17 NXT Edition. When asked about their exclusivity, 2K responded:
We know many of you may have questions about playable NXT Superstars Apollo Crews, Nia Jax and Shinsuke Nakamura in WWE 2K17. Please note the following:
- The NXT Enhancement Pack, which includes access to the NXT Superstars, is available on launch day for consumers who purchase the WWE 2K17 NXT Edition for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One;
- PlayStation 4 and Xbox One consumers who do not purchase the WWE 2K17 NXT Edition can purchase the NXT Enhancement Pack through the game’s downloadable content program later this year.
- Consumers who purchase WWE 2K17 for PlayStation 3 or Xbox 360 platforms can purchase the NXT Superstars as downloadable content starting on launch day.
WWE 2K17 is scheduled to release on October 11 for PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.