Evolution of Knockout Kings/Fight Night (1998-2011) Knockout Kings is a series of boxing video games that were produced by EA Sports for various platforms yearly between 1998 and 2003. 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 first boxing video game premiered in 1980, with Atari 2600 nearly 40 years ago. Today, the gaming industry has neglected the old sport, going almost seven years without producing a major boxing video game. Boxing is seeing a heavy resurgence, currently holding the highest selling Pay-Per-Views, having the highest grossing athlete -- Floyd Mayweather. Where is our boxing video game?