Fantastic Debates - Tim League, Honorary Blackbelt

Grandmaster Y.K. Kim forces Tim League to endure a series of strength trials for the honor to fight him. The reward if he succeeds? Tim becomes and honorary Black Belt master himself.

Quench your thirst for blood AND intellectual disputation with another installment of the Fantastic Debates, where the burning questions facing the fan community are resolved once and for all via formal debate followed by in-ring fisticuffs.

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