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9:00 PM on 08.15.2011

THQ wants you to decide WWE Collector's Edition cover

THQ needs some help deciding who to put on the cover of its WWE 12 Collector's Edition, and it wants you to decide. The choices are down to The Rock and John Cena, the two wrestlers scheduled to compete at the main event of ...

Nick Chester

11:00 PM on 08.14.2011

Here's the near-complete list of wrestlers for WWE 12

Following the somewhat recent announcement of The Rock being a pre-order bonus, THQ has released a hefty list on their site that almost details the complete roster of wrestlers. I haven't played a wrestling game in years, but...

Brett Zeidler

5:30 PM on 07.10.2011

WWE: Brawl steps out of the ring and into the streets

WWE games, such as their most recent WWE All-Stars, are the type of game that probably come to mind when you think of the wrestling franchise. The corporate brain behind this old entertainment past-time is trying something n...

Victoria Medina

11:20 AM on 07.01.2011

Legion of Doom, Ted DiBiase, more coming to WWE All-Stars

I really dig WWE All-Stars, but haven't been giving it much love lately. Maybe that'll change soon, as THQ has announced a slew of upcoming downloadable wrestlers for the title. Available right now is "The Million Dollar Man"...

Nick Chester

6:25 PM on 06.08.2011

E3: It's a Real World/Road Rules challenge with The Miz

I got to meet up with WWE's The Miz, however briefly, at E3 a few minutes ago, and I have to say, this f*cker is intense. I think I'm so used to interviewing relatively subdued game developers that I forgot what it was like ...

Jonathan Holmes

11:20 PM on 06.02.2011

E3: THQ will have Metro, WWE, Saints Row, UFC and more

THQ is bringing out the big guns to E3 with huge titles like ... Margaritavill Online for Facebook and iOS? What? That's so exciting! No, but seriously, THQ has a bunch of awesome content for E3: Metro: Last Light Saints Row...

Hamza CTZ Aziz





11:00 AM on 06.01.2011

THQ reboots its wrestling franchise with WWE '12

  THQ's ditching the WWE Smackdown vs. Raw name in favor of WWE '12, a game which will make its debut at E3 next week.  This "reboot" of the franchise takes advantage of what THQ is calling "Predator Technology," wh...

Nick Chester

4:40 PM on 05.27.2011

Mattel turns custom Smackdown vs. Raw character into toy

Late last year, THQ ran a contest for its WWE Smackdown vs. Raw community, asking users to submit their best in-game created characters. The best of the bunch -- submitted to THQ's Smackdown vs. Raw online portal -- would be ...

Nick Chester

2:20 PM on 05.04.2011

Oh yeaaaah! WWE All-Stars add-on content now available

I think WWE All-Stars is super rad, so when we're talking downloadable wrestlers that are now available, I'm all ears.Great news for cheapskates, some free content is available in the form of playable Honky Tonk Man and R-Tru...

Nick Chester

12:00 PM on 04.22.2011

Honky Tonk Man, free WWE All-Stars DLC and legend, speaks

A few days ago, my phone rang. When I picked it up, The Honky Tonk Man was on the other end of the line. Yes, I'm talking about The Honky Tonky Man -- real name Roy Wayne Farris -- WWF (now WWE) legend who still holds the rec...

Nick Chester

7:00 PM on 04.04.2011

Stone Cold lays down the bottom line for WWE All-Stars

Now, I have never followed professional wrestling all that closely, particularly in the 90's when my pretentious teenaged self thought it was more amusing to watch and laugh at my friends who were into wrestling. So, wh...

Conrad Zimmerman



Review: WWE All-Stars photo
Review: WWE All-Stars
by Nick Chester

As someone who grew up in the ’80s, I have fond memories of these rubber WWF toys that I’d ricochet all over my house. Drop Hulk Hogan on his rubbery toes in just the right place and he’d spring forward, smashing face-first into an unsuspecting “Macho Man” Randy Savage. Savage would return the favor, and then I’d tumble them around in the air, textbook wrestling moves amped up to a thousand by my overactive child mind.

It was pretty awesome.

With WWE All-Stars, THQ has managed to successfully translate that childhood rush into a videogame.

I think it’s pretty awesome, too.

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5:00 PM on 03.20.2011

WWE All-Star character creation details, demo coming

THQ UK has confirmed that a demo of the game will be hitting Xbox Live Arcade and PlayStation Network this week -- March 22 for the 360 and March 23 on the PS3. The demo will focus on two of the game's fighter classes -- "Br...

Nick Chester

3:00 PM on 03.08.2011

WWE All-Stars is coming for you brother!!!

The release of WWE All-Stars is quickly approaching, and recently we had the honor and privilege of visiting THQ's San Diego office to get a look at the game in action. Jon Carnage had the chance to interview two legends in ...

Neranjan 'Venom' Bissoon

11:40 AM on 02.28.2011

WWE All Stars: Full roster, trailer, screens, MR. PERFECT

THQ has revealed the full roster for the upcoming WWE All Stars, along with a fresh collection of screenshots and a new trailer.  The Undertaker, Shawn Michaels and MR. PERFECT have all been confirmed, and you can't do ...

Jim Sterling

11:20 AM on 02.11.2011

WWE All-Stars keeps it 'classy'

With longtime Midway designer Sal Divita on board producing THQ's WWE All-Stars, you know the game's going to have that classic arcade flair. But remember, Divita also played a role in bringing Mortal Kombat to life (the guy...

Nick Chester