With gaming fans being disgruntled with the past several instalments
of the WWE 2K video game franchise, now comes news that WWE has severed its
ties with game developer Yuke’s.
After a 20-year working relationship, WWE has taken the
decision to end their partnership with the developer and will now turn their
attention solely to Visual
Visual Concepts is a California-based company that has actually
co-developed some of the more recent WWE 2K games – and they’re overseeing the
upcoming WWE 2K20.
In a statement to the Video
Games Chronicle website, WWE explained: “As we’ve continued to invest in
the WWE 2K franchise, we’ve seen the Visual Concepts team display incredible
passion, talent and commitment to the future of the series. We thank Yuke’s for
their years of partnership and are excited to see what the Visual Concepts team
brings to the franchise moving forward.”