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==Gallery==
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==Graphics==
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Little Mac.png|Little Mac sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Glass Joe.png|Glass Joe sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Von Kaiser.png|Von Kaiser sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Piston Honda.png|Piston Honda sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Don Flamenco.png|Don Flamenco sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - King Hippo.png|King Hippo sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Great Tiger.png|Great Tiger sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Bald Bull.png|Bald Bull sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Soda Popinski.png|Soda Popinski sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Mr. Sandman.png|Mr. Sandman sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Super Macho Man.png|Super Macho Man sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Mike Tyson.png|Mike Tyson sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Mr. Dream.png|Mr. Dream sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Mario.png|Mario sprite sheet.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Training.png|Training layout.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Backgrounds.png|Detailed backgrounds.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Rings.png|Rings backgrounds.
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - NES - Sprites - Font.png|Font.
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==Fan Art==
 
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Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 2.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 2.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 3.png|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 3.png|Fan art.
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Zac Gorman - Little Mac Didn't Join the Nintendo Fun Club.gif|Comic by Zac Gorman.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 4.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 4.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 5.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 5.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 6.jpg|Fan art.
 
Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! - Fan Art 6.jpg|Fan art.
Zac Gorman - Little Mac Didn't Join the Nintendo Fun Club.gif|Comic by Zac Gorman.
 
 
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Revision as of 15:26, 12 June 2017

Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! is an NES boxing game based off Punch-Out!! for the arcade, and later re-released as Punch-Out!! with Tyson being replaced by Mr. Dream.

Status

I own both Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! and Punch-Out!!. I have beat every boxer except Tyson.

Review

  • Overall: 6/10
  • Best Version: NES

Good

  • The boxing mechanic of dodging punches and counter-punching is a great system.
  • The game gives you very flexible control over Little Mac and allows you to move faster as you become more comfortable with the moves.
  • The stamina stat was a clever way to prevent the player from just mashing buttons.
  • Rewarding the player's experimentation with uppercut stars is a good mechanic that rewards creativity.
  • While the boxing mechanic is relatively the same throughout the game, each boxer introduces a new element keeping the game fresh all the way to the end.
  • The large flicker-free character sprites were very impressive for the time.
  • The dialog between rounds gives the game more character, and the injured look on both you and your opponents was a nice touch.

Bad

  • The game is really racist in the way it depicts boxers. The Russian is a drunk, the Pacific Islander is fat with beady little eyes, the Frenchman is weak and pathetic, etc. Although, I do have to give them credit for having such a diverse line up.
  • Mike Tyson is extremely hard. A little too hard for most players, and it kind of hurts the game.
  • Continuing after losing a match is setup weird. Sometimes you get a couple rematches before getting a game over, sometimes you get a game over the first time you lose.

Ugly

  • Nothing.

Documentation

Graphics

Fan Art

Links