For whatever reason, the boxing game genre doesn’t really have a huge presence on the App Store. There have definitely been several standout arcade-style boxing games over the years, but the kind that lean more towards simulation have been pretty scarce. In late 2012 Vivid Games looked to rectify that with Real Boxing [Free], and for the most part they succeeded with flying colors. Now nearly 3 years later and a sequel is on its way.
You can read our original review of Real Boxing, but to be honest, much of it doesn’t even apply anymore as Vivid has constantly added new content and features to the game over the past 3 years. It’s an incredibly well-maintained, and popular, iOS game. Which means it shouldn’t come as any sort of surprise that a sequel is in the works. Here’s a look at the impressive trailer for Real Boxing 2.