World Wrestling Entertainment and Warner Bros. Interactive announced today that they are teaming up to create WWE Immortals, a free-to-play mobile game that will feature epic Superstar battles in a fantastically re-imagined WWE world.
The upcoming game is being developed by NetherRealm Studios, the creators of Mortal Kombat and Injustice: Gods Among Us, in conjunction with Phosphor Game Studios.
“It’s amazing to be working with WWE to offer a new way for fans to experience the brand on mobile platforms,” said Greg Ballard, Senior Vice President, Mobile, Social and Emerging Platforms, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “NetherRealm Studios are experts in creating award-winning games and the team is working hard to deliver the same quality of engaging gameplay with WWE Immortals.”
Casey Collins, Executive Vice President, Consumer Products for the WWE added, “We are excited to partner with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and NetherRealm Studios to create WWE Immortals and bring a new action-packed mobile experience to our passionate fan base. By tapping into NetherRealm’s legendary game development studio along with the unparalleled reach of Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, we are creating a new way for fans to engage with the larger-than-life WWE characters.”
WWE Immortals will be available worldwide on iPad, iPhone, iPod touch and Android devices in 2015.