Mike Tyson says he couldn't beat Glass Joe in Punch-Out
Retired professional boxer admits he could not topple the game's easiest fighter.
Former heavyweight champion of the world Mike Tyson was an accomplished boxer in the ring, but he had a hard time with Nintendo's iconic boxing game Punch-Out.
TMZ asked Tyson if he ever beat the game, and the boxer revealed he could not topple Glass Joe, the first boxer in the game, considered to be the easiest foe overall.
"I couldn't even beat Glass f***ing Joe," Tyson said. "I couldn't beat Glass Joe; you know what I mean? I couldn't even play the game. I'm a late bloomer. I started playing games in 2006, 2007."
Asked which games he enjoys, he said "Tour of Duty" and titles with zombies.
Tyson was at the center of 1986's classic NES title Mike Tyson's Punch-Out, as well as 2000's Mike Tyson Boxing for the original PlayStation and 2002's Xbox and PlayStation 2 game Mike Tyson's Heavyweight Boxing.
He most recently appeared as a playable character in WWE '13.
Every 10/10 Game In GameSpot's History Naughty Dog Boss Talks PS5 & PlayStation History - GS News Update Final 2019 State Of Play Stream Coming Soon - GS News Update Netflix In December 2019 - Best New Movies And TV Shows To Watch! Destiny 2 - Where Is Xur? Exotic Vendor Location Guide (12/6 - 12/10) Why Is The Revolver So Iconic? - Loadout The Mandalorian Episode 5 - All The Star Wars Easter Eggs in Chapter 5 "The Gunslinger" Pokemon-Inspired MMO Temtem Launches In 2020 - GS News Update Battle Us In Pokemon Sword and Shield! | GameSpot Community Fridays Fortnite: Where To Search The Hidden XP Drop In Loading Screen (Chaos Rising Challenge) Temtem - Gameplay Overview & Early Access Announcement Trailer 10 New Games Will Be Announced At The Game Awards - GS News Update
GameSpot may get a commission from retail offers.
Got a news tip or want to contact us directly? Email firstname.lastname@example.org