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    WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008

    Game » consists of 9 releases. Released Nov 13, 2007

    WWE Smackdown vs. Raw 2008 is an iteration in the Smackdown vs Raw series. This version included Fighting Styles and a new struggle submission system as well as the ECW brand.

    Short summary describing this game.

    WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008 last edited by jjroberts on 11/17/23 10:01AM View full history


    Smackdown vs. Raw 2008 is a wrestling game developed by Yuke's Co. and published by THQ for PlayStation 2, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable, Wii, Nintendo DS, and Xbox 360.

    This was the first Smackdown vs. Raw game completely available for all next gen systems.


    New Features

    • The new ECW Rules Match (hardcore match) as well as new playable ECW wrestlers.
    • This game introduced a new struggle type submission and release system.
    • Each wrestler would have two fighting styles which were: high-flyer, hardcore, submission artist, powerhouse, showman, brawler, dirty and technical.
    • Some finishers and signature moves would be reanimated to make it more stronger visually.
    • New weapon selection for weapons underneath the ring was introduced as well as the ability to set fire to tables, guitars and barbwire bats


    • WWE 24/7 was introduced as a wrestler would make decisions everyday of every hour and it would alter any situation. However it only gave limited choices and became repetitive as time progressed.
    • Money in The Bank tournament was introduced, and provided a King Of The Ring style to the game.
    • ECW Hardcore match was introduced along with all of the other match types.



    * Exclusive to PSP version

    ^ Exclusive to Nintendo DS version

    # Not included in Nintendo DS version


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    Xbox 360 Installation

    The amount of memory it takes to install this game is 5.7 GB.


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