Booker T

Booker T
Can You Dig It, Sucka?
Weight256 lbs
FromHouston, Texas
Finisher 1Scissors Kick
Finisher 2Book End

Booker T, or his latest alias before his last run in the WWE, King Booker, is a veteran superstar who made his debut in the business during the Invasion. He was considered one of the WCW pioneers leading the parade against the WWE, in a long drawn-out feud to decide which entity was considered superior. In the very beginning of his WWE run, he had feuds with all-time greats The Rock and Stone Cold Steve Austin. He first held the WCW championship which he then lost to The Rock.

Further on, Booker was among the top contenders, but slowly and gradually dwindled down to midcard-level once there were other stars rising. He was drafted to SmackDown! in 2004 where he initiated a feud with Undertaker, but other than that, had nothing of note during his SD! run. A while after, his wife Sharmell Sullivan joined the WWE and become his long-time valet. Finally in 2006, the light shined upon Booker's career as he became the 2006 King of the Ring. His ego grew so large then that he officially changed his moniker to King Booker. His antics were somewhat comedic but mostly opportunistic and egoistical - forcing his opponents and rivals to kiss his ring or feet. He led a short stable for a while, with his "subjects" Finlay and William Regal by his side, along with his wife Sharmell. Booker proceeded to win the World Heavyweight title off Rey Mysterio and led a fruitful reign which was then halted by Batista at Survivor Series.

Next year, King Booker was traded to Raw, proclaiming to be the only real "king" in the WWE. That is until a returning Triple H, coming off a long-time injury, returned at SummerSlam in a face-off against Booker, to decide who was the true King of Kings. HHH won the match and it wasn't long until Booker decided to part ways with the WWE. His old catchphrase as Booker T was "can you dig it, sucka!?" and remains a prominent phrase used among wrestling fans today. In Royal Rumble 2011, Booker T returned to WWE, not as an active wrestler, but as a commentator on SmackDown! and as an occasional wrestler. He also appears on backstage skits.

He is also famous for the Spinaroonie, a break-dancing taunt which amuses the crowd, often duplicated by many WWE stars such as Kane, The Rock, Vince McMahon and more.


WWE SmackDown!: Shut Your Mouth

Booker T makes his entrance in WWE SmackDown! Shut Your Mouth

Booker T makes his first splash into the WWE SmackDown! series. Being in the top 10 in the rankings system, Booker T will be an immediate top contender for the WWE Championship if played in Season Mode.

His finishers include his trademark Scissors Kick and the Book-End. The famous spin-a-roonie also makes an apperance as one of his taunts.

WWE SmackDown!: Here Comes the Pain

He is in a tag team with Goldust although their stable is known as 'Booker T & Goldust' and not BookDust.

Strength: 8

Submission: 7

Endurance: 9

Technique: 8

Speed: 8.5

Overall: 81

WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW

Booker appears under his Booker T gimmick and has an overall of 83. He's finishers are Scissors Kick (Oddly called Booker T Special in the game) and Book End. He is the default SmackDown's U.S. Champion in the season mode and is used as a heel in the storylines.

WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2006

Strength: 7.5

Submission: 7.5

Durability: 8

Technique: 7.5

Speed: 7.5

Charisma: 8

Hardcore: 7

Stamina: 7.5

Overall: 83

WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2007

His movie is king Booker but his motion is Booker T and his music is Can You dig it Sucka. Also a King Booker figurine can be bought for decoration in your locker room

Strength: 8.5

Durability: 8

Technique: 7.5

Submission: 7

Hardcore: 7.5

Charisma: 9

Speed: 7.5

Stamina: 8

Overall: 87

WWE SmackDown! vs. RAW 2008

King Booker is introduced into this game, leading the old Booker T gimmick behind. He holds the Showman and Brawler fighting styles, able to strike his opponents relentlessly with the Fists of Fury ability, taunt on the turnbuckle and trigger ultimate control strikes. As his Fighting Style finisher, he is able to steal his opponents' finishers. His Booker T entrance is Superstar 3. No matter what entrance you give him he will wear his Royal Cloak.

Strength: 87

Durability: 86

Technique: 89

Submission: 85

Hardcore: 81

Charisma: 85

Speed: 89

Stamina: 80

Overall: 91

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