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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 Paused Game
Toughman Contest SEGA 32X South of the Border Brawl
Toughman Contest Genesis VS Screen
Toughman Contest Genesis Ring Girl

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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
Mega Play Magazine SEGA 32X Jun, 1995 84 out of 100 84
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis May, 1995 16 out of 20 80 SEGA 32X Mar 20, 2006 8 out of 10 80
GameFan Magazine SEGA 32X Jun, 1995 70 out of 100 70
Game Players Genesis May, 1995 68 out of 100 68
Mega Fun SEGA 32X Jul, 1995 64 out of 100 64
Score Genesis Apr, 1995 58 out of 100 58
The Video Game Critic Genesis Jul 06, 2000 C+ 58


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