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Poli Díaz (ZX Spectrum)

Poli Díaz ZX Spectrum The game is allegedly compatible with all spectrum models

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Poli Diaz is a boxing game protagonized by the Spanish boxing star of the late eighties, Policarpio Díaz. This game uses an isometric perspective where two boxers revolve around the center of the ring, with no possibility of going back, and we observe it from a corner of the quadrilateral. The options menu is the usual: one or two player mode, choose the control type and the number of assaults and lenght of the same.

Our first opponent will be a sparring, that without offering much opposition, will allow us to learn about the control of the game. After this weak opponent is defeated, you will have to fight (in order) for the titles of Spain, Europe and the World against other opponents.

"Poli Diaz" has two different modes of control, one of attack and other of defence. In the former, and with the appropriate combination of hits and movement, we will attack the contrary, and in the second we will cover of the punches that undoubtedly fall over us. In this context, using a joystick could be recommendable.

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Poli Díaz ZX Spectrum A sparring session. Poli must defeat the sparring partner before being allowed to fight any 'real' fights
Poli Díaz ZX Spectrum The end of the bout
Poli Díaz ZX Spectrum The ref comes over and waves his arm up & down as he counts  to ten
Poli Díaz ZX Spectrum Its a KO. Jose is going down

Alternate Titles

  • "Poli Díaz Boxeo: El Potro de Vallecas" -- Tag-lined title

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Kohler 86 (7258) added Poli Díaz (ZX Spectrum) on May 19, 2008
Other platforms contributed by Rola (7325), Kohler 86 (7258) and Neville (1842)