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WWF Royal Rumble

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Released
Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Genesis
...
2.5
SNES
77
3.7
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Description

Control one of twelve World Wrestling Federation stars in a "no holds barred brawl" -- in other words, do whatever moves you want, from choke holds, piledrivers, and even chair slams, until your opponent is knocked out. You can even go outside the ring if you like. Several modes of play are available, including one-on-one, tag team (two-on-two), and three-on-three tag team. You can play as the following WWF wresters: Bret Hart, Razor Ramon, Randy Savage, Shawn Michaels, The Undertaker, Tatanka, Mr. Perfect, Crush, Ric Flair, Yokozuna, Ted Dibiase, and Lex Luger.

Screenshots

WWF Royal Rumble Genesis Title screen
WWF Royal Rumble Genesis Fighting outside the ring
WWF Royal Rumble SNES Machismo - Razor Ramon
WWF Royal Rumble SNES Copyright notice

Alternate Titles

  • "WWFロイヤルランブル" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

A great wrestling title! SNES Da Pur Insanitee (33)

The Press Says

GamePro (US) Genesis Nov, 1993 4.5 out of 5 90
Power Unlimited SNES Oct, 1993 8.5 out of 10 85
Nintendo Magazine System UK SNES Jul, 1993 82 out of 100 82
Super Play Magazine UK SNES Aug, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Power Play SNES Jul, 1993 78 out of 100 78
Total! (Germany) SNES Jun, 1993 2.25 out of 6 75
Sega-16.com Genesis Mar 23, 2005 7 out of 10 70
Just Games Retro Genesis Nov 12, 2012 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
All Game Guide SNES 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

Version differences

There are a few differences between the wrestlers featured in the Genesis and SNES versions of the game. The SNES version features Mr Perfect, Tatanka, Ric Flair, Yokozuna, and Ted DiBiase, while the Genesis version has Hulk Hogan, Jim Duggan, The Model, Papa Shango and the IRS. Randy Savage, Bret Hart, Razor Ramon, The Narcissist, Crush, The Undertaker, and Shawn Michaels are featured in both versions.
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