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BREAKING NEWS: Johnny Retro, aka Wrestling Superstar John Hennigan coming to RetroMania Wrestling
Collegeville, Pennsylvania -- Retrosoft Studios, LLC is very pleased to announce that pro wrestling superstar John Hennigan, who has been known to fans around the globe as John Morrison, Johnny Impact and Johnny Nitro has become the tenth member of the roster for RetroMania Wrestling. The game is set to release for the PC, Nintendo Switch, and Xbox One early next year.
Since 2002, Hennigan has competed for several promotions, including World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), Impact Wrestling, and Lucha Underground. With a storied career spanning seventeen years, he has claimed several notable championships, including the Impact World Championship, the ECW World Championship, the WWE Intercontinental Championship, and the WWE World Tag Team Championship. He also recently appeared on Season 37 of ‘Survivor’ on CBS.
Appearing in his first video game since WWE ‘12, Johnny Retro joins a roster that presently includes Hawk and Animal of the Road Warriors, Tommy Dreamer, Colt Cabana, Zack Sabre Jr., Austin Idol, and all three members of the Blue World Order: Hollywood Nova, the Blue Meanie, and Stevie Richards.
Johnny Retro will enter the RetroMania Wrestling arena, a game that will feature flashy 2D sprites, incredible backgrounds, and fast-paced arcade style action that fans of professional wrestling and gamers all over the globe can enjoy. In addition to being added to the game’s roster, Johnny Retro will also be one of the featured superstars in the story mode for RetroMania Wrestling.
RetroMania Wrestling is the spiritual successor to the classic arcade game WrestleFest that was released in 1991 by Technos of Japan. It will be a “pick up and play” arcade wrestling game with beautiful 2D sprites, incredible backgrounds and fast-paced arcade style game play. Visit RetrosoftStudios.com for more information on the game and to keep up-to-date with future roster additions and gameplay announcements. For updates, you can also follow @RetrosoftStudio on Twitter, as well as Facebook and Instagram.