Game Name: VanillaBeginnings: Retro Knock-Out!

Developer: Vanilla Gaming Company

Release Date: Summer 2022

Price: $19.99

ESRB: Pending

Press Contact: info@vanillagamingcompany.com

Wish list / Purchase on Steam:  STEAM LINK

VanillaBeginnings:  Retro Knock-Out!
A Parody Game

VB Retro Knock-Out! is the first prequel chapter to
VanillaBeast: Ace in the Hole.  Follow Vanilla as he works through the boxing ranks facing off against tons of parody boxing opponents on his way to the undisputed champion of the Venereousville Boxing League..  Tike Myson.  

Experience nostalgic game play and visuals as you battle over 30 opponents to your quest to become the champ.  Retro Knock-Out! is a “pick up and play” arcade boxing game with beautiful pixel art, incredible backgrounds and fast-paced arcade style game play.

Whether you are a hardcore boxing fan, a retro gamer that remembers taking on King Hippo, Bald Bull, and Tyson back in the 90s, or just a casual gamer looking for a fun (and funny) fast-paced boxing game, Retro Knock-Out! has you covered.



  • 10-point must scoring system, just like the pros use.

  • Beautiful character and level design paying homage to the OG Punch-Out!

  • Awesome parody venues such as "Madison's Bare Garden" offer fun and unique Boxing locations.

  • Classic soundtrack featuring original 8-Bit chiptunes as well as modern tracks.

  • Multiple Boxing circuits full of outrageous boxers waiting for your challenge.

  • Full boxer entrances complete with walks, dialog and intro music.

  • Over 30 parody boxers with hilarious intros, dialog, and animations.  Face off against Fake Jaul, Mason Gorehees, Macho Boxer Dandy Ravage, Smasher Wang, and of course the reigning champ.. Tike Myson. 

  • Retro-style gameplay brought together with modern animation and game design.  We have something for retro gamers as well as true boxing fans.




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