WWE license heading to Take-Two?
Sources say wrestling game franchise will be sold to Grand Theft Auto parent publisher; unclear if Yuke's will remain developer.
Unspecified sources have told IGN that the WWE franchise license will be sold to Grand Theft Auto parent publisher Take-Two Interactive. Terms of the deal are not known, as these details have reportedly not yet been finalized.
A Take-Two representative said the company does not comment on rumors and speculation.
The official WWE Games Twitter account responded to the rumor, saying, "We don't have any details to share yet, but there will continue to be WWE Games. Stayed tuned for more information and some exciting news."
It is not clear if Take-Two will keep Yuke's--longtime series developer and owner of the game engine--on board for future games.
The WWE license was notably absent from THQ's formal auction process yesterday that saw its other franchises and studios sold to five different publishers.
Top New Games Out On Switch, PS4, Xbox One, And PC This Month -- July 2020 Fortnite - Collect Floating Rings At Lazy Lake (Season 3 Week 3 Guide) Mortal Shell - Souls Style Combat And Massive Boss Battle Your Cyberpunk 2077 Questions Answered Hyper Scape - Everything We Know Mount & Blade 2 As A Baby With Chris Bratt Ever Forward: Exclusive Otherworldly Exploration Gameplay Accessibility In The Last Of Us Part 2 w/ Steve Saylor | GameSpot After Dark #48 The Twilight Zone "Downtime" Season 2 Episode 2 Breakdown & Easter Eggs! Iron Man VR Gameplay - Defending The Helicarrier Who is MODOK? Marvel's Avengers Villain Origins PS5 & Xbox Series X Game Price, Resident Evil Village's Name, And Hyper Scape Battle Royale
GameSpot may get a commission from retail offers.
Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email email@example.com