The name Simon Dean is supposed to be a rib on Dean Malenko, whose real name is in fact Dean Simon.
IGN Reveals Full Roster For WWE SmackDown! Vs RAW 2008
The always great IGN have revealed the full roster for this years installment of the WWE SmackDown! Vs RAW gaming series, appropriately entitled "WWE SmackDown! Vs RAW 2008".
The game will feature a grand total of 43 playable Superstars and Divas, as well as 8 Legends (11 Legends for the PSP version). Well, why not get right to it?
Playable Superstars & Divas:
- Bobby Lashley
- Booker T (still no King Booker?)
- Candice Michelle
- Chavo Guerrero
- Chris Masters
- CM Punk
- Elijah Burke
- Gregory Helms
- Jeff Hardy
- John Cena
- Johnny Nitro (what, no John Morrison?)
- Kelly Kelly
- Ken Kennedy
- Kenny Dykstra
- Marcus Cor Von
- Mark Henry
- Matt Hardy
- Michelle McCool
- Mickie James
- Randy Orton
- Rey Mysterio
- Ric Flair
- Shawn Michaels
- The Great Khali
- Tommy Dreamer
- Torrie Wilson
- Triple H
- William Regal
There will also be plenty of non-playable characters in the game, of course, such as Armando Alejandro Estrada, Theodore Long, the announcers and referees as well as the McMahons.
- Bret Hart
- Mick Foley
- Rick Rude
- Roddy Piper
- Sabu (previously on the regular roster, then moved to the Legends roster)
- Steve Austin
- Terry Funk
- The Rock
This roster is also for the Playstation 2, Playstation 3, Xbox 360 and Wii versions. There will be slightly differents rosters for the Nintendo DS and Playstation Portable versions, with the DS version differing the most (the PSP version will have Eddie Guerrero, Jim Neidhart and Sgt. Slaughter as additional Legends for some reason, and the DS will have considerably Superstars in its roster and no Legends).
To check out the various rosters, go to:
For the PS2, PS3, Xbox360, Wii rosters, click here.
For the PSP roster, click here.
For the DS roster, click here.
2007-Sep-04 03:01 pm by Mr Taco
|by Mr Taco @ 04 Sep 2007 03:05 pm
|Terry F'n Funk in the game! And Sabu! That settles it for me, time to get extreme.
|by Macguyver @ 05 Sep 2007 05:35 pm
|What!!! No HOGAN!
|by Mr Taco @ 05 Sep 2007 07:00 pm
|I'm not surprised Hogan isn't in the game. Vince and the Hulksters aren't exactly on "good terms" these days it seems, so I'm sure Vince doesn't want Hogan to get any recognition at all, not even in video games.