Can’t wait until Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg step into the ring in real life? With Zuck v Musk: Techbro Beatdown, you can punch, body slam, or elbow the tech CEOs yourself.
Ever wanted to hit Elon Musk or Mark Zuckerberg with a chair? Now you can, in a game, at least. News that the tech CEOs have agreed to fight each other in real life inspired a game studio to create a wrestling game featuring the duo facing off in the ring.
Zuck v Musk(Opens in a new window): Techbro Beatdown is available online for free. The 2D game allows you to play as the founder of Facebook or the CEO of Tesla and hit the other with various wrestling moves.
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The game comes from Canada’s Blue Wizard Studio, which was founded by Jason Kapalka, the designer behind the hit puzzle game Bejeweled. The studio also created an indie fighting game called Wrestle Bros(Opens in a new window), and applied the same gameplay mechanics to Zuck v Musk.
“Let’s settle this debate between Mark Zuckerberg and Elon Musk once and for all,” Blue Wizard said in a statement. tweet(Opens in a new window) promoting the game.
The game, which features two player modes, is quite simple. Punch, body slam or elbow your opponent (either Musk or Zuckerberg) using the directional keys or spacebar. Once their life bar reaches zero, you pin them to the ground to win the match.
In the meantime, it appears that momentum is building for an actual fight between the two CEOs. UFC president Dana White told TMZ “‘both guys are absolutely serious about this.” Also, musk accepted(Opens in a new window) an offer from UFC fighting legend Georges St-Pierre to train him.
However, Musk’s mother has been trying to prevent the fight from happening. “Just a verbal fight. Three questions each. The funniest answers win. Who agrees?” she wrote (Opens in a new window) On twitter.