Fight Night (EA video game series)

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Not to be confused with the unrelated Fight Night (1985 video game).
Fight Night
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Fight Night logo
Genres Sports, Fighting
Publishers EA Sports
Platform of origin PlayStation 2, Xbox, Nintendo GameCube, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, iOS

Fight Night is a series of boxing video games created by EA Sports. It follows on from their previous series Knockout Kings, produced for various platforms yearly between 1998 and 2003. The series was well received critically, with the PS3 version of Fight Night Round 4 achieving a Metacritic score of 88/100, and several of the games topping sales charts.

Overview over titles in the series
Title Release Year PS2 Xbox GCN X360 PS3 PSP iOS Notes
Fight Night 2004 2004 Yes Yes No No No No No
Fight Night Round 2 2005 Yes Yes Yes No No No No
Fight Night Round 3 2006 Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No
Fight Night Round 4 2009 No No No Yes Yes No No
Fight Night Champion 2011 No No No Yes Yes No Yes

The series consists of:

Boxers[edit]

The games feature a large number of licenced boxers. Five have appeared in every game (Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Jake LaMotta, Sugar Ray Robinson and Ronald Wright).

List of playable boxers
Boxer Weight 2004[1] Round 2[2] Round 3[3] Round 4[4] Champion[5]
Arthur Abraham Middleweight ? ? ? Yes No
Muhammad Ali Heavyweight Yes Yes Yes Cover Yes
Mike Anchondo Lightweight No Yes No No No
Jorge Armando Arce ? ? ? Yes No
Cristobal Arreola Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Amin Asikainen Middleweight ? ? ? Yes No
Emanuel Augustus Welterweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Marco Antonio Barrera Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Tim Bradley Welterweight ? ? ? No Yes
Calvin Brock Heavyweight ? ? Yes No No
Chris Byrd Heavyweight No Yes No No No
Joe Calzaghe Light heavyweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Nate Campbell ? ? ? Yes No
Eddie Chambers Heavyweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Jesus Chavez Featherweight ? ? Yes No No
Julio Cesar Chavez Welterweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Kermit Cinteron ? ? ? Yes No
Diego Corrales Lightweight ? Yes Yes Yes Yes
Miguel Cotto Welterweight ? Yes ? Yes Yes
Chad Dawson Light heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Jack Dempsey Heavyweight ? ? ? No DLC
Billy Dib Featherweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Nonito Donaire Bantomweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Roberto Duran Welterweight ? Yes Yes Yes Yes
Roberto Duran Lightweight ? Yes ? No Yes
Eric Esch Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
George Foreman (young) Heavyweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
George Foreman (old) Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Joe Frazier Heavyweight Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Derrick Gainer Featherweight Yes Yes No No No
Yuriorkis Gamboa Featherweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Arturo Gatti Yes Yes Cover (PS2) Yes No
Robert Guerrero Lightweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Marvin Hagler Middleweight ? ? Yes Yes Yes
Vivian Harris ? ? ? Yes No
Ricky Hatton Welterweight ? Yes Yes Yes Yes
David Haye Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Thomas Hearns Middleweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Thomas Hearns Welterweight ? ? ? No Yes
Kendall Holt Welterweight ? ? ? No Yes
Evander Holyfield Heavyweight Yes Yes Yes DLC 2 Yes
Bernard Hopkins Light heavyweight Yes Yes Yes DLC 2 Yes
Bernard Hopkins Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Oscar De La Hoya Welterweight ? ? Cover (PS3) DLC 1 Yes
Oscar De La Hoya Lightweight ? ? ? No Yes
Daniel Jacobs Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Jack Johnson Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Roy Jones, Jr Light heavyweight ? Yes ? No Yes
Roy Jones, Jr. Middleweight Yes ? Yes Yes Yes
Zab Judah Welterweight ? ? ? No Yes
Kevin Kelly Featherweight Yes Yes ? No Yes
Vitali Klitschko Heavyweight ? ? ? DLC 1 Yes
Wladimir Klitschko Heavyweight ? ? ? DLC 1 Yes
Jeff Lacy ? Yes Yes No No
Jake LaMotta Middleweight Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Erislandy Lara Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Juan Lazcano Lightweight ? Yes Yes No No
Jesse James Leija Lightweight ? Yes ? No Yes
Sugar Ray Leonard Middleweight Yes ? Yes Yes Yes
Sugar Ray Leonard Welterweight ? Yes ? No Yes
Lennox Lewis Heavyweight Yes ? ? Yes Yes
Sonny Liston Heavyweight Yes Yes ? DLC 2 Yes
Joe Louis Heavyweight ? ? ? No DLC
Paulie Malignaggi Welterweight ? ? ? Yes No
Peter Manfredo, Jr. Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Rocky Marciano Heavyweight Yes Yes ? No DLC
Juan Manuel Marquez Featherweight Yes Yes No No No
Rafael Marquez Yes Yes No No No
Ricardo Mayorga Welterweight No Yes No No No
Floyd Mayweather Lightweight No Yes No No No
Fernando Montiel ? ? ? Yes No
Carlos Monzon Middleweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Sergio Mora Middleweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Erik Morales Lightweight Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Tommy Morrison Heavyweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Shane Mosley Welterweight Yes Yes ? Yes Yes
Anthony Mundine Middleweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Ken Norton Heavyweight No Yes No No No
Victor Ortiz Welterweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Manny Pacquiao Welterweight ? Yes Yes Yes Yes
Manny Pacquiao Lightweight ? ? ? No Yes
Manny Pacquiao Featherweight ? Yes ? No Yes
Floyd Patterson Heavyweight ? ? Yes No DLC
Kelly Pavlik Middleweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Vinny Paz Lightweight ? ? ? Yes Yes
Sugar Ray Robinson Middleweight Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Corey Spinks ? ? ? Yes No
Antonio Tarver Light heavyweight No Yes No No No
Jermain Taylor Middleweight ? Yes Yes Yes Yes
James Toney Yes Yes Yes Yes No
Felix Trinidad Yes ? No No No
Mike Tyson Heavyweight ? ? ? Cover Yes
Edwim Valero ? ? ? Yes No
Fernando Vargas Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Micky Ward Welterweight Yes Yes Cover (PS2) No No
Pernell Whitaker Welterweight ? ? ? No Yes
Pernell Whitaker Lightweight ? ? ? No Yes
Pernell Whittaker ? ? ? Yes No
Ronald Wright Middleweight Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Arementa ? ? ? Yes No
Andre Bishop (Fictional) Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Wilfred Rosario (Fictional) Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Mike Walker (Fictional) Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Lucius Palmer (Fictional) Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Keyshawn Hayes (Fictional) Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Ricardo Alvarez (Fictional) Middleweight ? ? ? No Yes
Andre Bishop (Fictional) Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Isaac Frost (Fictional) Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Kobe Nichols (Fictional) Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Meldrick Johnson Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Raul Castillo Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Reggie Stewart Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Dwight Cooper (Fictional) Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Antonio Chavez (Fictional) Heavyweight ? ? ? No Yes
Total 32 43 33 50 79

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