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E3: Wii Fit U and Holmes' best Lara Croft impression


8:00 PM on 06.06.2012



Rest assured, dear reader, that Lara Croft isn't the only one grunting and moaning at E3 this year. Jonathan Holmes got his hands (bum?) on Wii Fit U at the Nintendo booth and made a variety of interesting sounds as he worked his core with the publisher's upcoming high-definition fitness title.

As if spending long days hiking around the Los Angeles Convention Center weren't torturous enough, Nintendo put Holmes' body to the test with a luge mini-game that resembles a prolonged sit-up. The expression on the plucky Destructoid editor's face certainly screamed something, but it sure didn't look like it was fun.








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