Submitted by CranberryPub 1215d ago | interview

WWE '13 Interview | 'Back With Attitude'

GamerZines writes:

Talk to older wrestling fans and they'll tell you that the WWE isn't quite what it used to be. Sure there are still some superstars that fit the calibre of yesteryear like CM Punk, Rey Mysterio and - say what you will - John Cena, but there isn't that strength and depth of quality that was a core part of wrestling's resurgence during the late nineties. We're talking of course about 'The Attitude Era'; a time when The Rock was first coming to the forefront at the same time as a certain Steve Austin, while The Dudley Boyz, Team Xtreme and Edge and Christian were all vying for the Tag Team Championship by chucking each other through innumerable tables, ladders and chairs.

So what exactly does this have to do with WWE'13? Well in a surprising twist, this year's edition of the annual franchise features not only modern superstars but also those from that golden era in a special story-based mode which takes replaces the regular Road to Wrestlemania game-mode. We had a chat with THQ's long-time WWE champion and creative director Cory Ledesma to ask why his team are having to delve into wrestling's past.... (PS3, Wii, WWE 13, Xbox 360)

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