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Toughman Contest is a game based on the world famous boxing competition of the same name. You pick one of 24 fighters, compete in one of 5 locations from around the world, and re-create the Toughman tournament as seen on TV.

The boxing action is viewed from behind the back of the fighter you control. Your fighter is rendered as an outline, so you can see what your opponent is up to and react accordingly. Toughman matches consist of three one minute rounds. Your goal is to KO your opponent by causing their stamina meter to decrease to the point where they fall down, or beating on them enough that you are scored the winner at end of the third round.


Toughman Contest Genesis Ranking
Toughman Contest Genesis The Toughman Times
Toughman Contest Genesis The Judge Grade
Toughman Contest SEGA 32X Peek-a-boo

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GamePro (US) SEGA 32X Jun, 1995 5 out of 5 100
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Genesis May, 1995 9 out of 10 90
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis May, 1995 16 out of 20 80
Video Games & Computer Entertainment SEGA 32X Jul, 1995 7 out of 10 70
The Video Game Critic SEGA 32X Jun 18, 2000 B- 67
Mega Fun Genesis Apr, 1995 64 out of 100 64
Mega Fun SEGA 32X Jul, 1995 64 out of 100 64
IGN SEGA 32X Nov 14, 2008 6.4 out of 10 64
The Video Game Critic Genesis Jul 06, 2000 C+ 58
Retro Game Reviews SEGA 32X Mar 25, 2016 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 40


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