Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn to slam dunk into stores this spring

Credit Saber Interactive

Credit Saber Interactive

It won't be long until an official release date is given, so brush up on those roundhouse kicks and post-ups, because the legend of Shaq Fu has returned. Wired Productions will publish the game from independent developer Saber Interactive.

Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn is a sequel to 1994's Shaq Fu which had basketball star Shaquille O'Neal fight demons and mummies in an alternate version of Japan.

An "intense and action-packed" beat "em up, Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn will see hero Shaquille O'Neal brawling his way through the hordes of hell and Hollywood, unleashing devastating combos and battling "outlandish celebrity bosses".

Master the devastating combos and wonderful abilities of Shaq's secret martial art style, Shaq Fu.

When the hellish enemies get really overwhelming, channel Shaq's alter egos, Big Daddy O and Big Diesel, and show them the true power and graceful fury that is Shaq Fu.

Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn hits Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC this spring

Rememeber Shaq Fu on the SEGA Genesis and Super Nintendo?

There is even a website dedicated to finding and destroying every last copy of the game in existence.

Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn is getting a physical and digital release for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC this spring. "Some major plot changes meant we had to rework certain sections of the game that had a huge impact on the story overall". And so it was that, in 2014, a few faithful fans teamed up with Shaq himself to crowdfund a sequel, titled Shaq Fu: A Legend Reborn.

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