SuperWeights interview: Simplifying the sweet science of boxing

Inspiration from one of boxing's legendary photos has led to the creation of this incredibly fun arcade brawler.


SuperWeights was one of the team's favorite hidden gems shown off during Microsoft's Pre-Pax West 2018 ID@Xbox event and we got a chance to chat with the two brothers about this upcoming arcade boxing game.

One of the coolest nuggets revealed earlier in the interview, which you'll find down toward the bottom of this article, is that the brothers were inspired by this legendary photo of Muhammad Ali knocking down Cleveland Williams in the second round:

Throughout the rest of the interview, the duo discusses how they're simplifying the sport, plans for adding new content, and more. Check out the full video below and leave a comment telling us what you think of both the discussion and the game! SuperWieghts' release window is sometime in 2019 and the dev duo is aiming for Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One, and PC launches.

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