Who remembers the original Shaq-Fu back during the 16-bit era? I remember picking up this title for my cousin’s birthday and playing the crap out of it, even though it was probably one of the worst rated fighting games, ever. Despite this, I remember having a grand old time playing this because SHAQ!
Well, Shaq is back, or will be back in 2016 with an all new fighting game, Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn. This will probably be just as cheesy as the original game, but fans of Shaq will probably not be disappointed.
MAPLEWOOD, New Jersey – Dec. 4, 2015 – Big Deez Productions has released the premiere gameplay trailer for its upcoming action game, Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn. This first look at the reignited title in motion was unveiled by Shaquille O’Neal during his special appearance at The Game Awards in Los Angeles.
“It was a thrill to join in a celebration of gaming’s biggest triumphs with the long-awaited return of one of its most towering figures. We can’t wait for fans to unleash the fury of the Big Diesel himself when this wildly stylized take on Shaq-Fu finally arrives,” said Big Deez’s CEO, Matt Karch.
An infamous icon of 16-bit gaming reimagined for a new generation, Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn is an intense, combo-fueled, side-scrolling, beat ‘em up adventure starring the renowned sports star and entertainment personality. Master unique martial arts fighting styles to conquer the world’s greatest challengers. Made possible by the fervent passion of the crowdfunding community, it features modern audiovisual and gameplay design forged by a new team of developers inspired by the tongue-in-cheek fun and humor of the original game.
Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn is expected to launch as a digital title on consoles and Windows PC via Steam next year. For the latest information, please like http://www.facebook.com/ShaqFuALegendReborn/.