Basketball Legend Shaquille O’Neal Returns in All New Video Game to Restore the Legacy on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Windows PC and Nintendo Switch™
WATFORD, United Kingdom, and MAPLEWOOD, N.J. – Feb 15, 2018 – Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn launches this Spring for PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, Windows PC and Nintendo Switch™. In an all new partnership, Saber Interactive have joined forces with independent publisher Wired Productions, to give this cult favorite a global digital and physical release.
Check out the trailer here:
Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn is an intense, action packed beat ‘em up which sees players take on the role of the unstoppable Shaquille O’Neal as he fights his way through the hordes of Hell & Hollywood.
In Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn, you’ll master devastating combos, battle outlandish celebrity bosses and take on all comers with an array of weapons, including Katanas, Shuriken and baseball bats. Channel Shaq’s alter egos, Big Daddy O and Big Diesel in epic battles in the successor to the worst game ever, on a mission to right wrongs and restore Shaq’s legacy.
“We know diehard fans have been waiting eagerly to experience the hard-hitting action of this new take on Shaq Fu, and we’re excited to team up with Wired Productions to get the game physically into the hands of players this Spring,” said Saber CEO Matt Karch.
Leo Zullo, Managing Director, Wired Productions commented, “Shaq Fu has an incredible legacy in the history of video games, and we’re delighted to be part of the team shooting to earn Shaq his place in the future of video games.”
Shaq Fu will arrive globally at physical and digital retail this Spring for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One, Windows PC and Nintendo Switch™. Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn is a co-production of Saber and Big Deez Productions and is published in partnership with Wired Productions.
All that purchased NBA Playgrounds on Nintendo Switch prior to June 10, 2017 will receive a free copy of Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn upon release. Saber will share more specifics regarding timing and delivery of rewards for the game’s Indiegogo backers directly via the game’s Indiegogo page.
About Saber Interactive
Based in the U.S., Russia, and Spain, Saber Interactive is an independent developer whose credits include Quake Champions, Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary, Halo: Master Chief Collection, and others. Saber’s most recent release, NBA Playgrounds, is one of the best-selling digital console titles of 2017. The company has multiple development studios across the world making great games and bringing fun interactive experiences to life.
About Wired Productions Ltd
Wired Productions is a leading video games publisher based in Watford, UK. Founded 2008 and shortlisted by MCV for Indie Publish of the Year 2018, Wired have produced and published award-winning titles across all major platforms. Bringing games to market in both physical and digital media, notable launches to date include Super Dungeon Bros, Victor Vran: Overkill Edition, Max: The Curse of Brotherhood and The Town of Light.
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