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Final Blow (Amiga)

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Description

Final Blow is an action game based around the sport of boxing. You can play the fighters in a sequence of knock-out competitions, (the computer versions also include a round-robin league). Rounds last one minute, with a short break in between them. As in the real sport, your aim is to knock your opponent down for 10 seconds, by gradually weakening him with a series of punches. You can block punches, to avoid them inflicting damage onto you. The ring is of a limited size, so players can be cornered, although the referee will intervene to break the boxers up if they become entangled in a stalemate position.

The genesis version is not to be confused with the Master System game of the same name, which is entirely different.

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There are 54 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "James 'Buster' Douglas Knockout Boxing" -- US Genesis title
  • "ファイナル・ブロー" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

Power Play Feb, 1992 47 out of 100 47
Amiga Joker Nov, 1991 45 out of 100 45
Amiga Action Jan, 1992 35 out of 100 35

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Version differences

The Genesis US and European versions, named James "Buster" Douglas Knockout Boxing, have The Detroit Kid's name and palette swapped to James Buster Douglas and also feature a new boxer, Iron Head.
Martin Smith (63155) added Final Blow (Amiga) on Feb 21, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Trypticon (7115), Sciere (248476) and Martin Smith (63155)