WWE 2K22 gets bigger with new DLC announcement


WWE 2k22 DLC will unveil a lot of more superstars

After the debacle of WWE 2K20 and the scrapping of WWE 2K21, publisher 2K Games has left no stones unturned in its quest to make WWE 2K22 the grandest wrestling game to date.

WWE 2K22 gets bigger with new DLC announcement 3

2K games have just revealed the WWE 2K22 downloadable content (DLC) and the dates when they will be available for the fans.

The great news for the fans is that there will be 28 new playable characters containing Superstars to celebrities. Some Superstars are big names as well. Here is a look at the entire list and the packs. We will also discuss the release dates of the respective packs.

2K has divided the 28 superstars and celebrity guests into five different packs. The packs have been named uniquely resembling one particular Superstar among the lot it contains.

In the update provided on wwe.2K.com, they have also mentioned how WWE 2K22 has incorporated breathtaking visual effects, a fresh gameplay engine, and intuitive controls to make the gaming experience better than ever before.

The packs have celebrity guests like Machine Gun Kelly, Logan Paul, and Mr. T. Hall of Fame Superstars available in the packs are Yokozuna, Rob Van Dam, The British Bulldog, and more.

Let’s take a look at the content packs, the superstars and celebrities available, and their respective release dates:

Serial no.Pack nameSuperstarsCelebrity guestsRelease Date
1Banzai PackYokozuna, Umaga, Rikishi, Omos, Kacy CatanzaroApril 26
2Most Wanted PackCactus Jack, The Boogeyman, Vader, Ilja Dragunov, Indi HartwellMay 17
3Stand Back PackHurricane Helms, Stacy Kiebler, A-Kid, Wes Lee, Nash CarterJune 7
4Clowning Around PackDoink the Clown, Ronda Rousey, The British Bulldog, Doudrop, Rick BoogsMr. TJune 28
5The Whole Dam PackRob Van Dam, LA Knight, Xia Li, Commander Azeez, SarrayLogan Paul, Machine Gun KellyJuly 19

People who will buy the Season Pass will get all the DLC packs included in them. Deluxe and nWo Editions will also contain the DLC packs.

Rhea Ripley picks her opponent in WWE 2K22

The Nightmare – Ripley has been one of the best female Superstars to have come out from the NXT brand. She has done reasonably well in her stint on the main roster.

Rhea Ripley is new WWE Raw Women's Champion (WWE)
Rhea Ripley (WWE)

She will be teaming up with Liv Morgan to take on the teams of Sasha Banks and Naomi and the current Women’s Tag Team Champions Queen Zelina and Carmella at WrestleMania 38.

The match will be for the Women’s Tag team titles. Ripley has won the title previously with Nikki A.S.H.

The inaugural NXT UK Women’s Champion chose the opponent she would like to face in WWE 2K22. In a tweet, Rhea would mention American rapper Machine Gun Kelly as the opponent of her choice.

Rhea would quote retweet WWE 2K22’s tweet regarding the DLC announcement and write:

“Me vs @machinegunkelly”

Machine Gun Kelly is slotted in the pack named “The Whole Dam Pack” scheduled to release on 19 July.

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