In a brand new assertion, former Donkey Kong champion Billy Mitchell says there’s proof he’s nonetheless the King of Kong.
Final week, Twin Galaxies introduced it had stripped Billy Mitchell of his Donkey Kong excessive rating data when new proof of emulation software program use got here to gentle. The Guinness World Information group rapidly adopted go well with, however Mitchell isn’t stepping down quietly. In a brand new assertion, the previous King of Kong denied the fees towards him, promising that his Donkey Kong scores are real and genuine.
As reported by Eurogamer, Mitchell launched the next assertion via Outdated Faculty Gamer Journal, a publication he’s affiliated with.
I’ve been requested to handle issues which can be just lately within the media. The actual fact of the matter is, now there’s a real skilled due diligence being performed to analyze issues that occurred as far [back] as 35 years in the past.
In knowledgeable method, not in a shock-jock mentality designed to create hits, we are going to present that the whole lot that has been performed – the whole lot was performed – professionally, in accordance with the principles, in accordance with the scoreboard, [and] the integrity that was arrange. Not 2014-forward by the present regime, who desires to succeed in again 35 years.
All the things will probably be clear. All the things will probably be accessible. I want I had it in my palms proper now, I want I might hand it to you. But it surely’s taken a substantial period of time. Witnesses, paperwork, the whole lot will probably be made accessible to you. Nothing will probably be withheld. You completely have my dedication to that. We’ve been at this since 1982, and it’s not gonna cease now.
Whereas Mitchell making a brand new try on the Donkey Kong world report would have been a extra entertaining, if dramatic response, this story clearly isn’t over simply but. For now, we’ll have to attend and see what proof and witnesses Mitchell can produce.