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'WWE 2K15' playable characters from current roster and more officially confirmed

'WWE 2K15'
'WWE 2K15'
Photo courtesy of 2K Games, used with permission

The first set of playable characters have been officially confirmed for the upcoming multiplatform video game, "WWE 2K15." According to a report from Game Informer on June 10, the development teams announced that four members of the current active roster are going to be playable in this year's installment of the franchise. The biggest name on the list is John Cena, the multi-time world champion who has headlined multiple Wrestlemania events.

The other three are relatively new. Cesaro has been with WWE since 2011 but gain a lot of notoriety recently for winning the Andre the Giant Memorial battle royal match at the Wrestlemania XXX pay-per-view event. He is currently working with Paul Heyman as his manager.

Bray Wyatt and Roman Reigns are also included in "WWE 2K15." The two rising stars are part of two powerful groups. Bray Wyatt is leading the Wyatt Family, which also includes Erick Rowan and Luke Harper. Roman Reigns is one-half of The Shield along with Dean Ambrose with Seth Rollins recently leaving the faction.

This year's installment also features the return of Hulk Hogan. The legendary wrestler came back to WWE television as the host of Wrestlemania XXX. He appeared during the opening of the event along with two of the other most popular stars in the history of wrestling with Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and "Stone Cold" Steve Austin. It is unknown if more retired wrestlers will be included as a few individuals such as Mick Foley have voiced their displeasures at the compensation.

"WWE 2K15" is a cross-generation game that was first announced for the PS4 and Xbox One before being later confirmed for the PS3 and Xbox 360. Despite the uncertainty of the legendary roster, a majority of the current wrestlers should appear in the upcoming title. A photo of some of the confirmed playable characters can be seen near the top of this article (courtesy of the official "WWE Games" Twitter site).