The world is ready to crown a new wrestling superstar… Whether you’re a fan of video games, wrestling, or just good ol’ fashioned retro-style entertainment, you owe it to yourself to check out WrestleQuest. Today marks the long-awaited release of the world’s first wrestling RPG, brought to you by Skybound and Mega Cat Studios. At Skybound.com, we’ve covered the game at this year’s SDCC 2023, interviewed Mega Cat Founder James Deighan, offered a look at 5 of the wrestling legends featured in the game, and shared 5 tips for reaching the top of the wrestling food chain in WrestleQuest. And today, because we love ya so darn much, we have the game’s official launch trailer. Check it out below, after these official details on the WrestleQuest launch!
Mega Cat Studios and Skybound Entertainment are proud to announce that WrestleQuest, the RPG adventure featuring a licensed roster of iconic wrestling legends, is out today on Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4 gaming consoles, Nintendo Switch and PC via Steam for $29.99. The game is also available for mobile via Netflix, included with all memberships.
In WrestleQuest, players assume the role of a young wrestling hopeful, on their quest to become one of the all-time greats by powerbombing, slamming, and suplexing their way to the top. Inspired by icons like the legendary “Macho Man” Randy Savage, our hero must immerse themselves in the world of professional wrestling, which will not only test their athleticism but also their will and conscience.
Along the way, they’ll pay homage to legends of pro wrestling, including Booker T, Andre The Giant, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Diamond Dallas Page, Jeff Jarrett, and many more. So strap on your wrestling boots, prep those entrance pyros and get ready to become the cream of the crop, in this spectacular wrestling RPG adventure.
“Working on WrestleQuest has been a true passion project for the entire Mega Cat team, so to say we’re delighted that fans can now play the game is a massive understatement,” said James Deighan, Founder of Mega Cat Studios. “We can’t wait for fans to join Randy Santos on his unforgettable journey to the top, as players meet a host of unbelievable legends on the way, while discovering some wild secrets and surprises you won’t want to miss.”
“It’s time for the main event! WrestleQuest is out now, so wrestling fans around the world better grab their front row tickets to the wrestling show of the year,” said Jeff Jarrett, Wrestling Hall of Fame Legend. “It’s not going to be an easy road for players to go from an aspiring rookie to world champ…even though I achieved this in record time…so get your copy today and show us how good you are in the ring”
Additional information can be found on the official website at wrestlequest.com.
“WrestleQuest might be a love note to pro rasslin’, but it’s an old-school RPG first” – Polygon
“Right off the bat, I fell in love with the storytelling in WrestleQuest.” – But Why Tho
“…a solid JRPG with good storylines and dramatic reveals, the perfect blend of wrestling and JRPG elements.” – Comics Magazine Online
“WrestleQuest Wants To Make You Feel Like A Kid Again” — MMORPG
“WrestleQuest turns your WWF nostalgia into a turn-based RPG, and it works” – Digital Trends
“WrestleQuest is more RPG than wrestling game, and that makes it more fun for roleplayers and wrestling fans alike” — TheGamer
“The writing is clever and feels as over-the-top and ridiculous as the era of wrestling it’s representing.” — Sportskeeda