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* {{Heel}}: The Amazon is clearly meant to be a heel wrestler given his illegal attacks.

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* {{Heel}}: The Amazon is clearly meant to be a heel wrestler given his illegal attacks. One could also make a case for Kin Corn Karn, since the crowd does not cheer for his signature attacks.


* AWinnerIsYou: The TropeNamer. Every time you win a match, the phrase would appear on the screen with your stats.

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* AWinnerIsYou: The TropeNamer. Every time you win a match, the phrase would appear on the screen with your stats.AmbiguouslyBrown: Giant Panther. It's unclear if he has dark-skinned ancestry or if he's merely tan.


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* {{Heel}}: The Amazon is clearly meant to be a heel wrestler given his illegal attacks.


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* SpiritualSuccessor: ''VideoGame/FireProWrestling'' is one to this game. The programmer of this game even went to Human Entertainment and helped develop FPW.

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* AWinnerIsYou: The TropeNamer. Every time you win a match, the phrase would appear on the screen with your stats.


* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: Korea's Kin Corn Karn.

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* AddedAlliterativeAppeal: AlliterativeName: Korea's Kin Corn Karn.


* AWinnerIsYou: The {{Trope Namer|s}} is the Engrish conglaturatory message after winning a match. The actual "You Win!" screen consists of a picture of two trophies and your fighter (with one title belt on his waist, and another in his hand), and the message "Congratulations! You are V.W.A. V.W.F. Champion!", while the music repeats endlessly

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* AWinnerIsYou: The {{Trope Namer|s}} is the Engrish conglaturatory message after winning a match. The actual "You Win!" screen consists of a picture of two trophies and your fighter (with one title belt on his waist, and another in his hand), and the message "Congratulations! You are V.W.A. V.W.F. Champion!", while the music repeats endlesslyendlessly.
** Also overlaps with BeamMeUpScotty, as "A Winner is You" appears only in the earliest copies of the game, with the (much more common) revisions correcting the message to simply "Winner is You".

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* CombatPragmatist: The Amazon bites his opponents and uses a fork on them.


* DeathOrGloryAttack: Every character can use the brainbuster, which deals heavy damage, but the opponent has to be weakened first. If they're still healthy, it fails and they instantly reverse it on you.

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* DeathOrGloryAttack: DeathOrGloryAttack:
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Every character can use the brainbuster, which deals heavy damage, but the opponent has to be weakened first. If they're still healthy, it fails and they instantly reverse it on you.you.
** Fighter Hayabusa's back brain kick and Starman's flying cross chop. If either move misses the user is left flat on his back.
** Any move off the top rope. The opponent can roll out of the way, causing the attacker to hurt himself.


* DeathOrGloryAttack: Every character can use the piledriver, which deals heavy damage, but the opponent has to be weakened first. If they're still healthy, it fails and they instantly reverse it on you.

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* DeathOrGloryAttack: Every character can use the piledriver, brainbuster, which deals heavy damage, but the opponent has to be weakened first. If they're still healthy, it fails and they instantly reverse it on you.

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* DeathOrGloryAttack: Every character can use the piledriver, which deals heavy damage, but the opponent has to be weakened first. If they're still healthy, it fails and they instantly reverse it on you.


''Pro Wrestling'' is a WrestlingGame released by Creator/{{Nintendo}} in 1987 for the NintendoEntertainmentSystem. (It was originally released in Japan for the Famicom Disk System in 1986, as ''Puroresu: Famicom Wrestling Association''.) The developers of this game went on as Human Entertainment to create the ''VideoGame/FireProWrestling'' series.

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''Pro Wrestling'' is a WrestlingGame released by Creator/{{Nintendo}} in 1987 for the NintendoEntertainmentSystem.UsefulNotes/NintendoEntertainmentSystem. (It was originally released in Japan for the Famicom Disk System in 1986, as ''Puroresu: Famicom Wrestling Association''.) The developers of this game went on as Human Entertainment to create the ''VideoGame/FireProWrestling'' series.

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* SomeDexterityRequired: Fighter Hayabusa's special move, the back brain kick, is the most unorthodox one in the game, requiring him to stand at a particular downward angle from his opponent before hitting A.

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** Kin Corn Karn = Killer Khan


* CaptainErsatz: The entire roster is based on famous RealLife wrestlers. Most obviously, Fighter Hayabusa is based on Wrestling/AntonioInoki, and Giant Panther is based on Wrestling/HulkHogan.

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* CaptainErsatz: The entire roster is based on famous RealLife wrestlers. Most obviously, wrestlers.
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Fighter Hayabusa is based on Wrestling/AntonioInoki, and = Wrestling/AntonioInoki
** Starman = Mil Mascaras
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Giant Panther is based on Wrestling/HulkHogan.= Wrestling/HulkHogan and [[Wrestling/VonErichFamily Kerry Von Erich]]
** King Slender = Wrestling/RicFlair
** Great Puma = [[Wrestling/SatoruSayama Tiger Mask]]


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* RecycledSoundtrack: ''Pro Wrestling'' shares the same title music as Nintendo's other sports games, ''Baseball'', ''Tennis'', and ''Volleyball''.

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