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RetroMania Wrestling

The game is supposed to be the follow up to 1991's WrestleFest. Coming to Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and the PC early 2020.

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Iíve heard about this. Iíd like to get more confirmation on the roster. I know that Tommy Dreamer, Colt Cabana, and the bWo (blue world order) are in it.
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That's interesting, is there a clause in his contract that allows this or is it far enough from his likeness that it doesn't matter?

I just rebought Firepro on PS4 because of the last sale with DLC (fire promoter) so that'll last me a while.
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Re: RetroMania Wrestling

There's more info on the game on it's website. Click on the link below.

https://www.retromaniawrestling.com/latest-news
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I'm so happy to see a game like this! I loved Wrestlefest, WWF Superstars and Mat Mania back in the day... hell, even the Nintendo Wrestling game was fun for what it was.
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Day One purchase if it has control scheme like N64 wrestling games.
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Pre-order is up. Regular price is $34.99, but itís $5 off during the pre-order period.

https://www.retromaniawrestling.com/preorder.html
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You can't pre-order for XB1 or PS4, unfortunately.
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From FAQ

how will the grappling system work?

Auto grapple when you get close to your opponent

I want to support this but I hate not having control over when my wrestlers does his grapple. I guess I'll wait till closer to the time to check out more videos. Would be interesting if it gets the support needed to bring Create-A-Wrestler.

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I never played WrestleFest, but from watching the video on their site this reminds me a lot of WWF Raw which I had for Genesis back in the day. Similar style graphics, sound effects, and controls seem the same.
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It already looks like more fun than any WWE game under the 2K brand.
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The graphics doesn't bug me as I have been playing Fire Pro Wrestling recently but I don't like the Auto Grapple feature as I would like to have some control of my moves. Also I find the Wrestlers roster lackluster.
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New trailer released.
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This has somehow escaped my notice until now, and as someone with a WrestleFest Machine in his basement, the memberberries are strong with this trailer. I also love that John Morrison is apparently getting yet another name for it, "Johnny Retro"
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Despite the shit roster, I'll probably still get this if it ever releases.
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RetroMania Wrestling on Twitter: "In case you missed the huge news, we're teaming up with @iircade to bring you this RetroMania Wrestling cabinet! Exclusive to this version will be leaderboards. 🕹 Pre-orders are now open and these cabinets are limited. They ship in April! ➡️ https://t.co/J0S5KUBZ6j

If I had this at home, I would never stop playing it.
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I wish they'd just release the game already! A cabinet is great for them but what if the game sucks?
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How many delays can one game have?
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I wouldn't blame them for the certification deal on the consoles. Apparently it's a big process when you submit a game for consoles and it takes time for them to review it before they're allowed to sell it

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