The Final Round [Model GX870]

A 30-year-old Arcade Video Game by Konami Industry (EXPORT VERSION)

The Final Round [Model GX870] screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): fround froundl

DESCRIPTION

The Final Round © 1988 Konami.


Export releases. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese release entry; "Hard Puncher - Ketsumamireru no Eikou [Model GX870]".
Goodies for The Final Round [Model GX870]
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Game ID : GX870

TRIVIA

The Final Round was released in November 1988.

There are a number of changes in this game to the boxer's names from the original Japanese version:
Rocky Smith is known as Jabbin' Jim.
Joe Vulcan is known as Gentleman Joe.
Mr. Mohican is known as Knockout Nick.
Mark Rentz is known as Steel Fist Fritz.
Avege Hidev is known as Bronx Bruiser.
Marvin Cobra is known as Harlem Hit Man.

Most of the voice samples have been changed from Japanese to English, and a few Easter Eggs are not included in the American release. These include a flock of birds appearing in the ring at the start of a fight (damage based), an alternate head (Moai) for the referee (time based), a bonus hidden in the Power training session, and two different circuits (game modes) made accessible via joystick input at the beginning of a new game.
Goodies for The Final Round [Model GX870]
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STAFF

Cabinet Graphic Design: Don Marshall

SOURCES
Game's ROM.