1001 Video Games

The Arcade version of Karate Champ appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.


Arcade publishers Data East sued System 3, claiming International Karate was a complete rip-off. It also used the same forward kicking (street) karate style.

Contributed by Sciere (505796) on Feb 28, 2006. [revised by : FatherJack (62757)]. -- edit trivia