All Elite Wrestling filed for a pair of new trademarks last week, both of which point at its upcoming untitled video game having a general manager mode. The trademarks were filed as “All Elite Wrestling: Elite General Manager” and “Elite GM,” and were described as “Downloadable game software; Downloadable computer game software for use on mobile and cellular phones; Downloadable electronic game software for use on handheld computers and mobile gaming devices; Downloadable video game programs; Recorded video game software.”
GM Mode was once a staple of WWE games back in the mid-2000s with the SmackDown vs. Raw titles, where a player could book a weekly television show and compete over ratings. But starting with SVR 2010 that mode was changed to Universe Mode, and it has not returned since.
Back in February The Young Bucks and Kenny Omega, the latter of whom has been credited with helping develop AEW’s