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Ready 2 Rumble Boxing
System(s): Sega Dreamcast
Publisher:
Midway, Sega (JP)
Developer:
Peripherals supported: Dreamcast Arcade Stick, Jump Pack, Visual Memory Unit, Dreamcast VGA Box
Genre: Sports































Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Dreamcast
JP
¥5,800 HDR-0051
Sega Dreamcast
US
$? T-9704N
Sega Dreamcast
US
(Sega All Stars)
$19.95[2] ?
Sega Dreamcast
UK
£39.99[3] T-9704D-50
Sega Dreamcast
FR
?F T-9704D-50
Sega Dreamcast
DE
DM ? T-9704D-50
Sega Dreamcast
ES
8.490[5]Ptas T-9704D-50
Sega Dreamcast
DE/FR/NL
? T-9704D-51
Sega Dreamcast
UK/ES/IT
39.99[3] ? T-9704D-61
Sega Dreamcast
AU
$94.95[6] ?
Sega Dreamcast
BR
R$R? 197196




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Ready 2 Rumble Boxing (レディ・トゥ・ランブル・ボクシング) is a boxing game and published by Midway for a variety of platforms including the Sega Dreamcast in 1999.

Gameplay

The game is similar to Nintendo's Punch Out!, in that many of the boxers are comically designed. It was also one of the first games of its type to feature visible bruising and other facial damage as the fight progressed, something that saw much appraisal at the time of release.

History

It was a launch title for the system in the west and was both critically and financially successful, making it into the budget Sega All Stars range and spawning a sequel, Ready 2 Rumble Boxing: Round 2.

Ready 2 Rumble Boxing initially shipped with errors and so was actually released twice. Newer versions can be identified by the "Hot! New" logo.

Magazine articles

Main article: Ready 2 Rumble Boxing/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

Ready2Rumble DC BR PrintAdvert.jpg

BR print advert

ODCM US 01.pdfODCM US 01.pdf

PDF
Print advert in Official Dreamcast Magazine (US) #1: "September 1999" (1999-08-24)
also published in:
  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #124: "November 1999" (1999-10-05)[7]

EGM US 124.pdf

PDF
Print advert in Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #124: "November 1999" (1999-10-05)

ODCM US 02.pdfODCM US 02.pdf

PDF
Print advert in Official Dreamcast Magazine (US) #2: "November 1999" (1999-10-05)

DLMO FR 02.pdfDLMO FR 02.pdf

PDF
Print advert in Dreamcast: Le Magazine Officiel (FR) #2: "Décembre 1999/Janvier 2000" (1999-xx-xx)

Hyper AU 075.pdf

PDF
Print advert in Hyper (AU) #75: "January 2000" (1999-12-01)

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
100 №13, p96/97[8]
94 №93, p80/81
100 №216, p88/89[3]
80 №2, p16-19[9]
90 №3, p58/59[10]
89 №1, p58-60[11]
90 №2, p78[12]
80 №77, p88/89[13]
90 №101, p68-71[14]
90 №1, p40[5]
77 №2000-02, p23Media:DCM_JP_20000121_2000-02.pdf[15]
70 №579, p29
81 №, p34[16]
Sega Dreamcast
87
Based on
13 reviews

Dreamcast, US
Ready2Rumble DC US Box Back.jpgReady2Rumble DC US Box Front.jpg
Cover
Ready2RumbleDCUSInlay.jpg
Inlay
Dreamcast, US (Hot! New!)

Dreamcast, US (Sega All Stars)

Dreamcast, UK
Ready2Rumble DC UK Box Back.jpgReady2Rumble DC EU Box Front.jpg
Cover
Ready2Rumble DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, UK/IT/ES
Ready2rumble dc enesit backcover.jpgReady2Rumble DC EU Box Front.jpg
Cover
Ready2Rumble DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, DE/FR/NL
Ready2Rumble DC DE-FR-NL Box Back.jpgNospine-small.pngReady2Rumble DC EU Box Front.jpg
Cover
Ready2Rumble DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, DE/FR/NL (re-rated)
Ready2rumble dc defrnl backcover.jpgReady2Rumble DC EU Box Front.jpg
Cover
Ready2Rumble DC EU Disc.jpg
Disc
Dreamcast, JP
Ready2Rumble DC JP Box Back.jpgReady2Rumble DC JP Box Front.jpg
Cover
Dreamcast, BR
Ready2rumble dc br backcover.jpgReady2rumble dc br frontcover.jpg
Cover
Ready2RumbleDCBRDisc.jpg
Disc
Ready2RDCBRManual.pdf
Manual
Ready2RumbleDCBRInlay.jpg
Inlay
Ready2RDCBRInfo.jpg
Contrato De Licenca
Dreamcast, BR (Alt)
Ready2RumbleDCBRBackAlt.jpgReady2RumbleDCBRFrontAlt.jpg
Cover

External links

  • Sega of Japan catalogue pages (Japanese): Dreamcast

References