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The new game combines card game and miniatures game mechanics. Players must assemble their team of professional wrestlers, then use their cards to maneuver their miniatures in the wrestling ring on the game board.
WWE Superstar Showdown is for two teams, with one to three players per team. The game is intended for players ages 8 and up. MSRP is $49.99.
This summer, Gale Force Nine will also be offering new expansions for some of their other licensed board games (see “‘Spartacus,’ ‘Firefly,’ and ‘SOA’ Game Expansions”).