AEW Opening ‘Forbidden Door’ Could Help Video Game Listing
AEW’s first console game will likely have an extended roster, but it could benefit more from working with other wrestling companies.
AEWThe console game is currently in development with Yuke’s, and fans are eager for the opportunity to play it. The company’s first console game is expected to have a stacked list, especially with recent acquisitions like CM Punk, Ruby Soho, and Bryan Danielson. AEW’s TV release has garnered almost universal acclaim, and fans are hoping that will translate into its first console game. While AEW has a large and impressive roster in its own right, there is a possibility that the selection of playable characters will be even more spectacular if wrestlers from outside the company are featured.
All Elite Wrestling recently announced its intention to honor the late Owen Hart. This will include an AEW TV tournament and its inclusion in the upcoming AEW game. Owen Hart hasn’t featured in a wrestling game for almost 20 years, and for fans of old-school wrestling, this could be another reason to check out the AEW game when it launches. Beyond the company’s recent signings and the addition of Owen Hart, there are plenty of reasons to be excited about AEW’s console gaming roster. Thanks to AEW’s relationship with other wrestling companies, it’s possible that the game’s roster will be filled with even more talent.
The forbidden door of professional wrestling
The “forbidden door” refers to the working relationships between different wrestling societies for their mutual benefit. While WWE does not work with other established promotions, AEW does work with several, which makes it stand out. The current Impact Wrestling World Champion is AEW star Christian Cage, and NJPW wrestlers have appeared on AEW television, like Satoshi Kojima, who recently faced off against Jon Moxley. These crossovers are emblematic of AEW’s desire to work with other companies. AEW’s opening of the “forbidden door” could also be a net positive for the company’s next first console game.
The AEW Game List
The game’s roster has already been bolstered with recent AEW signings like Adam Cole, Bryan Danielson, and CM Punk. The mix of independent stars, local talent and industry veterans could help expand the game’s potential audience. AEW has a working relationship with Impact Wrestling and NJPW, which could provide an opportunity for guest stars of the game. paving the way for Rich Swann, Chris Sabin and Kenta to appear in the title, as well as several other stars from both companies.
As far as its roster goes, the AEW game is doing very well. The mix of talent that is practically confirmed to appear is diverse and should appeal to a variety of wrestling fans. With the possibility of Impact Wrestling and NJPW wrestlers appearing as well, the game might appeal to fans of those companies. Players could be empowered to play dream matches with wrestlers from different societies and mirror the cross appearances that have happened so often in AEW’s TV shows. AEW console gaming is shaping up to be a serious alternative to the next one WWE 2K22 game, and with the possibility of a full roster, it could generate a lot of interest from wrestling fans.
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