Professional eaters will be immortalized for Nintendos next WiiWare game, Major League Eating: The Game.
The virtual food fight challenges players to pummel their opponents with burps, farts, and jalapeno flames, and also out- eat them in categories like watermelon, corn, and chicken wings without barfing.
Major League Eating President Richard Shea says the grub gobbling game lets everyday Joes turn into hearty-eating heroes.
He says, For as many people that would like to be Tom Brady, there are just as many who want to be Crazy Legs Conti [competitive eater]. Its a dream for many.
For Conti, becoming an avatar with an appetite is very exciting because it gives him the chance, as he describes, to share a meal with America.
He also gives his stamp of approval on the games accuracy.
Conti says, Thats pretty much what I look like when I eat. It even has my moves, the modified typewriter on corn and the meat umbrella for chicken wings.
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