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King Of Boxer King Of Boxer - Japanese Logo - Katakana / Kanji

King Of Boxer - Cabinet - Video Game Marquee


A side-perspective boxing game. Chase your opponent around the ring attempting to knock him out before the bell rings. Opponents become more and more experienced as the levels progress.

King Of Boxer was produced by Woodplace Inc. in 1985.

Woodplace Inc. released 4 machines in our database under this trade name, starting in 1985. Woodplace Inc. was based in United States.

Other machines made by Woodplace Inc. during the time period King Of Boxer was produced include: Alphax Z The, Clash Road, and Deep, The


Name King Of Boxer
Developer Woodplace Inc. (United States)
Year 1985
Type Videogame
KLOV/MOG # 8312
Class Wide Release
Genre Sports
  • Orientation: Vertical
Conversion Class unique
Game Specific King Of Boxer Pinout
Dipswitch Settings

King Of Boxer Dipswitch Settings (user contributed)

# Simultaneous Players 1
# Maximum Players 2
Game Play Alternating
Control Panel Layout Single Player
  • Joystick: 8-way
  • Buttons: 3 - JabPunchDodge
Sound Amplified Mono (one channel)
Cabinet Styles
  • Upright/Standard
Control Panel King Of Boxer Control Panel Image
PCB King Of Boxer PCB Image

King Of Boxer KLOV/IAM 5 Point User Score: 4.30 (1 vote)

Fun Factor: 4.60

Overall Like 5.00
Fun (Social) 3.00
Fun (Solo) 5.00
Collector Desire 5.00

Technical Rating: 4.00

Gameplay 5.00
Graphics 4.00
Originality 3.00
Sound/Music 4.00

Personal Impressions and Technical Impressions each account for half of the total score. Within the Personal Impressions category, Like carries a little more weight than the other factors.

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United Kingdom version of Ring King. This may have been changed from King Boxer when the rights were sold early on.

VAPS Arcade/Coin-Op King Of Boxer Census

There are 14,832 members of the Video Arcade Preservation Society / Vintage Arcade Preservation Society, 9,505 whom participate in our arcade census project of games owned, wanted, or for sale. Census data currently includes 164,882 machines (6,918 unique titles).

Uncommon - There are 19 known instances of this machine owned by King Of Boxer collectors who are active members. Of these, 2 of them are conversions in which game circuit boards (and possibly cabinet graphics) have been placed in (and on) another game cabinet. 17 of them are only circuit boards which a collector could put into a generic case if desired.

Wanted - No active members have added this machine to their wish list.

This game ranks a 8 on a scale out of 100 (100 = most often seen, 1=least common) in popularity based on census ownership records.

Rarity and Popularity independently are not necessarily indications of value. [More Information]


CPU: 3xZ80
SOUND: 1xAY-8910 and 1xDAC


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