Upcoming boxing game Ready 2 Rumble Revolution (out in March) will let you fight characters that parody real celebrities but, for legal reasons, have different names. We asked the game’s announcer, Michael Buffer, to give us a preview.
Looks like a certain Idol judge to us. Will fans want to punch him? ”Viewers of whatever show that may be might want to…” hedges Buffer.
Does he age backward? ”I don’t think so,” says Buffer. ”Whoever that is a reference to…” First rule of parodying Brad Pitt? Don’t talk about it.
The lithe young lightweight is bringing sexy boxing back. But Buffer parries any attempt to link him with Justin Timberlake: ”Who?”