WWE has announced a new gaming series that is set to debut on WWE Network and all social media platforms on December 29th.
‘WWE Superstar Gaming Series’ was announced earlier this week and is set to feature Superstars and various celebrities facing each other on Among Us and WWE 2K Battlegrounds. Announcing the show on their website, the company promised a “star-studded” event:
‘WWE Superstar Gaming Series’ is set to launch on Tuesday, Dec. 29, at 8 p.m. ET on the Free Version of WWE Network and across WWE social platforms.
“A star-studded crew will take part in the Among Us “Holiday Sus-Fest” and WWE 2K Battlegrounds “Holiday Throwdown.” Ronda Rousey, The Miz, Liv Morgan, Adam Cole, Tyler Breeze, Shayna Baszler and Jessamyn Duke will represent WWE with celebrities FaZe Adapt, Nick Eh 30, Lele Pons, Wale joining the mix as well.
Greg Miller of “Kinda Funny Games” will host the all-new event along with special guest Xavier Woods.
Here is the full run-down for the action-packed debut on Dec. 29:
Best of UpUpDownDown 2020 Marathon – 3 p.m. ET (Streaming on WWE Social Platforms)
WWE Superstar Gaming Series – 8 p.m. ET (Streaming on Free Version of WWE Network and WWE social platforms)
•Among Us “Holiday Sus-Fest”
•WWE 2K Battlegrounds “Holiday Throwdown”
Don’t miss the launch of WWE Superstar Gaming Series Dec. 29, and stay locked into WWE Digital for more updates before it all goes down Tuesday night.”
The show will be hosted by Greg Miller, host of YouTube channel ‘Kinda Funny’. Alongside Miller will be special guest, Xavier Woods. Woods has become a respected figure in the gaming world, with his video series ‘UpUpDownDown’. Starting the gaming channel in 2015, Xavier Woods has gained more than 2 million subscribers on YouTube.
Among the WWE talent set to appear on the show is former RAW Women’s Champion, Ronda Rousey. Rousey’s last in-ring appearance with the company was March 2019, losing the championship to Becky Lynch. Rousey is a well known avid gamer and regularly posts videos on her YouTube channel playing games such as World of Warcraft, Among Us and Horizon Zero Dawn.