Kenny Omega Announces June Release Date For AEW: Fight Forever

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The official AEW video game is almost here! AEW: Fight Forever has today received a June 29th, 2023 release date for Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S (along with other platforms), as announced by AEW star Kenny Omega.

In a statement, Omega said the game had "exceeded my highest expectations":

"Thanks to our incredible collaboration with Geta, YUKE’s and THQ Nordic, a new era of professional wrestling gaming is quickly approaching. AEW: Fight Forever has exceeded my highest expectations, and I’m confident that June 29 will be a momentous day for wrestling fans and gamers alike.

We also now know that AEW: Fight Forever will be retailing at £49.99 / $59.99, with pre-orders reportedly going live at some point later today.

In AEW: Fight Forever, you can look forward to an arcade style of gameplay that takes inspiration from the classic WWF No Mercy for Nintendo 64, featuring a bunch of match types (including Exploding Barbed Wire Death Matches!), a career mode, various customisation modes, online multiplayer and more.

You'll find some more details about AEW: Fight Forever below, along with some screenshots.

"Developed by YUKE’s Co, Ltd., creators of numerous, multi-million unit selling wrestling games, AEW: Fight Forever combines that nostalgic arcade-wrestler feel with innovative All Elite Wrestling finishers and tandem offensive moves."

"Online co-op wrestling is going completely next level in Fight Forever with Tag Team matches that feature sequences of team maneuvers performed with simple commands. A deep career mode, wrestler customization, signature AEW arenas, and more match types than you can count, including some good ol’ fashioned, unsanctioned fun, all await!"

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