Don King Boxing for Wii and DS end of March [Update]

By Mike, Friday, 30 January 2009 10:00 GMT


2K Games has confirmed that Don King Boxing will be released for Nintendo Wii and DS March 31.

The publishes promises a “revolutionary” boxing experience as the Wii version features balance board support.

“Don King Boxing has been specifically designed to take advantage of everything the Wii and DS have to offer,” said 2K heavyweight title holder and president, Christoph Hartmann.

“We worked closely with Nintendo to make Don King Boxing a unique experience, especially using the Wii Balance Board. It is great for those who love boxing or those who just want a fun way to get some exercise.”

Even Don King himself is hyped: “Don King Boxing is not your prototypical boxing game. What we have done here is truly innovative and provocative.

“Our goal with 2K Sports was to create realistic motions that most closely resemble the actual training regimens of prizefighters for maximum results.”

The balance board is not need in order to play the game.

Update: “K Games has just let us know that Don King Boxing will be out March 27th in Europe. March 31st is the US date.

By Mike Bowden

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