Two new matches have been confirmed for WWE 2K16’s centerpiece Showcase mode, courtesy of a special bonus attached to the recently released WWE Summerslam 2015 DVD.
Customers who purchase the event from Walmart are being provided with a promo code for the retailer’s TV on-demand service Vudu, allowing them to download the real-life versions of two matches that are to be included in the upcoming game’s story mode, which focuses on the career of legendary superstar ‘Stone Cold’ Steve Austin.
These bouts are Steve Austin vs. Triple H from No Way Out 2001, and Austin vs. The Rock at Wrestlemania X-Seven the following month. The full list of Showcase matches known so far is as follows:
vs. Pillman – Clash Of The Champins XXV
vs. Steamboat – Bash At The Beach ’94
vs. Whipwreck – November To Remember ’95
vs. Vega – WrestleMania XII or In Your House: Beware Of Dog
vs. Roberts – King Of The Ring ’96
vs. Hart – Survivor Series ’96 (unconfirmed)
vs. Vader vs. Hart vs. Undertaker – In Your House: Final Four (unconfirmed)
Royal Rumble 1997 (unconfirmed)
vs. Hart – WrestleMania 13 (unconfirmed)
vs. Rock – D-Generation X: In Your House (unconfirmed)
vs. Michaels – WrestleMania XIV (unconfirmed)
vs. Undertaker – Rock Bottom ’98
vs. McMahon – St. Valentine’s Day Massacre ’99
vs. Rock – Backlash ’99
vs. Undertaker – Fully Loaded ’99 (unconfirmed)
Royal Rumble 2001 (unconfirmed)
vs. Triple H – No Way Out 2001
vs. Rock – WrestleMania X-Seven
WWE 2K16 is scheduled to release on October 27, 2015 for PS4, Xbox One, Xbox 360 and PS3.