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WWE 13

Collector's Edition Offers Extra Dose Of Steve Austin
by Jeff Marchiafava on Jul 16, 2012 at 09:50 AM
Publisher: THQ
Developer: Yuke’s Media Creations
Release:
Rating: Teen
Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii

THQ has revealed the collector's edition for WWE 13, which will have wrestling fans overdosing on its abundance of Stone Cold Steve Austin paraphernalia. Here's what's included.

As you can tell from its name, the "Austin 3:16" collector's edition is devoted to the sport's popular wrestler. THQ has announced it contains the following:

  • Exclusive foil packaging featuring embossed Stone Cold Steve Austin skull
  • Exclusive collectible art card personally autographed by Stone Cold Steve Austin
  • Exclusive Stone Cold Steve Austin in-game attire: red skull t-shirt (circa 2001)
  • Exclusive Stone Cold Steve Austin in-game ATV ring entrance
  • "Stone Cold Steve Austin: The Bottom Line on the Most Popular Superstar of All Time" (DVD/Blu-Ray)
    • Disc #3 in series (exclusive to PlayStation 3 system customers in North America)
    • Disc #4 in series (available to Xbox 360 customers in North America))
  • Copy of WWE '13 videogame
  • Access to WWE Hall of Famer and WWE '13 global pre-order offer Mike Tyson playable character

If that's not enough of a sales pitch, this announcement trailer should get your testosterone pumping:

Although THQ did not provide a price for the Collector's Edition, its online store has the game listed at $79.99. WWE 13 comes out on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on October 30.

Thanks to reader Kyle Manuzzi for the news tip!