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RetroMania Wrestling update out now, patch notes

Posted on February 20, 2024 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch eShop

RetroMania Wrestling update

A new major update has just been released for RetroMania Wrestling.

New content, improvements, adjustments, and fixes are included. Some of the highlights include James Storm and Mr. Hughes as new playable characters, Story Mode completion with multiple endings, AI overhaul and difficulty adjustments, and more.

Here’s the full overview:

RetroMania Wrestling update patch notes

  • James Storm and Mr. Hughes join the RetroMania Roster!
  • Story Mode has been completed, with multiple endings!
  • Idle breathing animations have been added; the referee is no longer the only one with lungs.
  • New changeable ring gear colors at character select screen.
  • Hits to the face have a chance to send blood particles flying.
  • Tag partners on the apron can now restrain an opponent by the arms if they get too close.
  • You can slam your opponent’s head into the (front) posts outside the ring.
  • Title/Non-Title match can now be selected when using the Champion.
  • Nikita Koloff’s Russian Sickle has been reanimated.
  • Jeff Cobb’s wrist clutch fisherman buster has been reanimated.
  • Brian Myers’ Upside Down Frown can now ring eject.
  • WARHORSE’S GRAPPLE ROPE BOUNCE NOW HAS A KICK-ASS MEGA LARIAT ATTACHED!!! (and will no longer yeet into guardrails when done outside the ring!)
  • New animation for running into barriers.
  • Opponents can be knocked off the top rope with standing strikes.
  • Corner punches now go to 10 if you have full momentum.
  • Certain wrestlers can now show their power with one-handed pins under the right conditions.
  • Post-match button prompt before kicking to menu added.
  • Controller rumble has been added for certain moves.
  • Chair mechanics have been updated.
  • Complete AI overhaul.
  • Difficulty levels adjusted.
  • Visible damage numbers now available under options.
  • New music.
  • Flags corrected in UK arena.
  • Retro Rumble entrants have a chance to taunt before getting in the ring.

Get a closer look at the RetroMania Wrestling update in the trailer below.

Update Trailer

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