It's easy to get caught up in the hype of a highly advertised boxing match when a room full of excited party patrons explodes at the sight of a sudden knockout. The art of one of the most brutal sports in the world is incredible to watch unfold - all sorts of weight classes are focused on to emphasize the carrying speeds, punching power, and stamina of professional pugilists. If you consider yourself both an avid follower of boxing and a hardcore game, then we already know you keep some of the picks on this list of the best boxing games in the tuck whenever the homies come over for a quick multiplayer session. These 12 games bring the best elements of boxing forward and feature distinct art styles, control schemes, and rosters. And we will always consider them the very best of the boxing game genre.
The 12 Best Boxing Games of All Time
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Best Boxing Games
1. ‘Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!’
Available on: Nintendo Switch, NESBuy Now, $68.07
2. 'Super Punch-Out!!'
Available on: Nintendo Switch, SNESBuy Now, $34.49
3. ‘Knockout Kings 2001’
Available on: PS2, PS1Buy Now, $18.14
4. ‘Fight Night Round 4’
Available on: PS3, Xbox 360Buy Now, $19.97
5. ‘Fight Night Champion’
Available on: PS3, Xbox 360Buy Now, $17.75
6. ‘Creed: Rise to Glory - Championship Edition'
Available on: PS VR 2, PS VR, Oculus Rift, HTC ViveBuy Now, $46.96
7. ‘Ready 2 Rumble Boxing’
Available on: Dreamcast, PS1, N64, Game Boy ColorBuy Now, $23.97
8. ‘Ready 2 Rumble Boxing: Round 2’
Available on: PS2, Dreamcast, PS1, N64, Game Boy AdvanceBuy Now, $34.12
9. ‘Wii Sports’
Available on: WiiBuy Now, $46.22
Available on: WiiBuy Now, $69.98
11. ‘Victorious Boxers: Ippo's Road to Glory’
Available on: PS2
12. ‘Wade Hixton's Counter Punch’
Available on: Game Boy Advance
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