Yesterday it was reported that WWE has not held back with regards to spending big money on the promotional commercial for their upcoming WWE 2K20 video game which is set to be released in early October 2019.
WrestleVotes is reporting that the commercial will feature appearances from WWE Hall of Famers Stone Cold Steve Austin, Ric Flair and Hulk Hogan. The report also suggests that WWE want the commercial to be similar to the NFL 100 advertisement that aired during the Super Bowl.
The upcoming promotion for this years WWE2K game will be tremendous! Similar to the NFL 100 commercial from the Super Bowl.
The spot features legends & current superstars including Stone Cold Steve Austin, Ric Flair & Hulk Hogan. Mega money spent on this. It will look awesome.
— WrestleVotes (@WrestleVotes) June 5, 2019
WrestleVotes has followed this up with an additional report that states that their sources have said that Ric Flair is scheduled to shoot for the advert, but has not been confirmed yet.
They also say that current WWE stars Roman Reigns, Paul Heyman, Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch have been confirmed, as have Hall of Famers Sting, Bret Hart, Shawn Michaels and the aforementioned Hulk Hogan and Stone Cold Steve Austin.
Following up on the WWE2K spot news from yesterday, sources state Ric Flair was initially scheduled for the shoot but not confirmed. Others who are confirmed for the commercial include Roman Reigns, Sting, Paul Heyman, Bret Hart, Shawn Michaels, Charlotte Flair & Becky Lynch.
— WrestleVotes (@WrestleVotes) June 6, 2019
According to WrestlingInc, 2K will be officially confirming their plans to release WWE 2K20 on Monday 24, June. During this press release, they will also likely be revealing the cover star for the game, which has been potentially leaked already, as well as any new showcase modes that the game will focus on.
WrestleTalk.com will provide more information if and when it becomes available.