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Twenty tough computer opponents, finishing with legendary champion Barry McGuigan himself, await in this early boxing game. The fights take place in a full 3D arena, with a range of hooks, jabs and cross-punches available, aimed to the head or body.

Before you start you must create your character, including his appearance and initial abilities, and choose one of five play styles. You can start off as a New Pro or a Contender - the latter option means tougher fights form the word go, but you start halfway up the rankings. A full training options is included, allowing you to work on your boxer's abilities to best prepare for the next fight.


Star Rank Boxing Commodore 64 Create your boxer.
Star Rank Boxing Commodore 64 Your stats.
Star Rank Boxing ZX Spectrum You win the fight by a knockout
Star Rank Boxing ZX Spectrum The prematch versus screen

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Alternate Titles

  • "Star Rank Boxing: Main Event" -- Commodore 64 U.S. ingame title
  • "Barry McGuigan World Championship Boxing" -- UK Title
  • "Barry McGuigan champion du monde de boxe" -- French title

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Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Commodore 64 Nov, 1985 10 out of 10 100
Sinclair User ZX Spectrum Feb, 1986 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Family Computing Commodore 64 Mar, 1986 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 100
Amtix! Amstrad CPC Feb, 1986 93 out of 100 93
Amstrad Action Amstrad CPC Feb, 1986 86 out of 100 86
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Apr, 1986 8 out of 10 80
Popular Computing Weekly ZX Spectrum Feb 06, 1986 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amstrad CPC Jun, 1989 75 out of 100 75
Computer and Video Games (CVG) ZX Spectrum Jun, 1989 74 out of 100 74
Commodore User Commodore 64 Oct, 1985 Unscored Unscored


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