Recently, BuzzFocus spoke with legendary WWE wrestler Shawn Michaels, aka The Hearthbreak Kid (HBK), on Cabela’s two new hunting games: Big Game Hunter 2012 and Survival: Shadows of Katmai. We also get to hear his thoughts on what’s going on in the WWE and his upcoming reunion show with Triple H.
In this interview, Michaels talks about improvements in the game. For real life big game hunters he makes reference to Bullet Drop Compensation (BDC) as well as how the animals will react differently in this game versus past versions. Michaels, who has his own hunting show on the Outdoor Channel, played previous versions of the game with his son and appreciate the detail Activision has put into this new title.
Michaels also comments on the difference between western hunting and blind hunting, which is more popular in his hometown of Texas.
Here are some keypoints in the interview:
1:26 he talks about his favorite animals to hunt and why
3:23 compares the strategy of wrestling to hunting and why it’s not a simple question
3:50 HBK talks about WWE
4:30 Talks about going hunting with Triple H and how HHH faced off against a gator with a crossbow.
You can watch Michaels and Triple H next week at 11:30PM EST on the Outdoor Channel.
Big Game Hunter hits the PS3, Xbox 360 and Wii on Sept 27, 2011.