Well that’s a headline I wasn’t expecting to write today, or indeed ever, and I know it’s Friday but this not a Friday Fun jape, this is real.
Titanfall 2’s Coliseum mode, 1v1 matches in which robots try to whack each other out of a ring much like sumo wrestling, can be accessed by playing the multiplayer and winning a Coliseum ticket. However, American gamers can also get a ticket by chowing down on those perennial favourites, Mountain Dew and Doritos, or as a special treat, at US restaurant chain Buffalo Wild Wings.
“We’re excited to partner with EA and offer our Guests unique and exclusive opportunities to immerse themselves in one of the most anticipated releases of the year,” said Todd Kronebusch, vice president of guest experience and innovation.
That’s an impressive job title at a company that sells bits of fired chicken, I bet Todd’s mother is dead proud.
Titanfall 2 launches on October 28th on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, and probably comes with some free dips and a sachet of wet wipes.