That's right. Shaq is back.
Many of you were fortunate enough to have been born after the dark days of 1994, the year that saw the birth of one of the most infamous games to ever grace a console: Shaq-Fu. Alas, many of us were not so lucky. For us, Shaq-Fu was an insidious plague. A plague that entered through our precious video games, greeting us in the guise of a much beloved basketball star. Shaq + martial arts? It had to be a great idea, right? Oh, if only we had known...
It's a new day, and the crazy cats at Big Deez Productions have decided to resurrect the Shaq-Fu franchise, and they're looking for your help! Currently an Indigogo (think KickStarter) project, the game team is offering many a Shaq inspired perks to help get their game off the ground.
Can we expect a new iteration/redemption of this infamous title? I guess we'll find out in another 39 days!
Feeling nostalgic and/or masochistic? Continue reading to watch a gameplay video of the ORIGINAL Shaq-Fu (SNES). Check it out!