Tale of the Tape: How Punch-Out!!'s Pugilist Performs in Smash Bros.

Super Smash Bros.' inclusion of the Slight White Hope—aka Little Mac of Punch-Out!!raises several interesting questions, from how his natural brawling skills will help him in the game to how his short stature might hinder him. Here to answer it all is GameXplain, with a detailed breakdown of the latest trailer. » 2/15/14 11:17am 2/15/14 11:17am

There's At Least One Guy Who Never Figured Out How to Beat King Hippo

Mike Tyson never beating Glass Joe is one thing. He's the first opponent in the boxer's titular Punch-Out!!, so this means Iron Mike played the game once or twice, gave up, and went back to tending pigeons in his spare time. But not being able to defeat King Hippo is a different brand of shame. » 10/12/13 1:00pm 10/12/13 1:00pm

This Punch-Out Homage Makes It Seem like Superman Had It Easy

The case has been made that, without his freeze breath, super-speed or invulnerability, Superman really ain't that tough. In the famous 1978 Superman vs. Muhammad Ali comic, a de-powered Kal-El had to face up against The Greatest of All Time and got smacked around by the champion. But, when you compare Ali to Little… » 7/29/13 9:40am 7/29/13 9:40am

Do You Want a Mike Tyson's Punch Out!! Coffee Table Book? Of Course You…

Lots of Kickstarter video game projects come over the transom here every day, a lot of them wishful thinking. So it's rare to see one that is both a great idea and eminently attainable, but that's my gut feeling about a coffee table book celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!! » 9/01/12 5:00pm 9/01/12 5:00pm

Little Mac Gets a Big Tribute in This Minecraft Stop-Motion Video

The same folks who made that amazing Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening animation in Mojang's hit sandbox construction game have come back with yet another homage to an old-school classic. MinecraftA2Z managed to recreate Punch-Out's first bout—where series hero Mac trades blows with Glass Joe—by manipulating… » 1/12/12 9:00am 1/12/12 9:00am