Former WWE Champion Seth Rollins is the cover star of WWE 2K18

Previous cover stars like Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, Stone Cold Steve Austin, Brock Lesnar and John Cena have all either retired from wrestling altogether or are just part-time stars.

"It was an honor for me", the former NXT and WWE Champion said in an article ESPN.com published on Monday. He then destroys the items, which Rollins said is to signify that he's putting his own spin on WWE history. Fans who want to get their hands on this year's title a little early can pre-order the WWE 2K18 Deluxe Edition or WWE 2K18 Collector's Edition in the near future, although exact contents of the CE are yet to be revealed.

The decision to put Seth Rollins, a full-time employee with WWE who is easily one of the company's top young talents, on the cover might seem like an obvious choice, but it is one that WWE and 2K Games haven't made in a long time.

Rollins went on ESPN's SportsCenter this morning to announce that he had been selected as the cover star for this year's game and WWE confirmed the news shortly after.

In addition, Rollins will personify WWE 2K18's worldwide marketing campaign.

Hedge funds sour on crude oil and fuels: Kemp
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The game will be available worldwide on October 17. The other announcements will be from Seth Rollins on Sports Center, and Daniel Bryan is going to make a big SummerSlam announcement on SmackDown Live on Tuesday. "I am the future, and the future can't be stopped".

WWE 2k17 will be slammed into our consoles on October the 17th.

WWE 2K18 hits stores this fall on PS4 and Xbox One.

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