Nintendo of Canada has just announced that on November 20th, in Toronto, that “The Tsunami” Takeru Kobayashi will compete against Donkey Kong Country in a banana eating contest. Weather this means he will be going against a real gorilla, or some in game Donkey Kong Country Returns element, is currently unknown.
Fans showing up for the event will also be able to play Donkey Kong Country Returns for the Nintendo Wii before it is released on November 21st. Event details are below:
DONKEY KONG COUNTRY RETURNS BANANA EATING CHALLENGE WITH TAKERU KOBAYASHI
Saturday November 20, 1pm-4pm
RioCan Yonge Eglinton Centre
20 Eglinton Ave West, Toronto, ON
Upper Plaza Level in front of Toys ‘R’ Us