The Simpsons Wrestling is a professional wrestling video game based on the animated television series The Simpsons, made for the PlayStation console. The game was developed by Big Ape Productions, and published by Fox Interactive and Activision. It was released in the PAL region on March 22, 2001, and in North America on April 12, 2001.
There are 18 characters in the game, all of whom are voiced by the same actors that provide their voices in the show, and each character executes his or her own exclusive moves and gestures and power moves in the wrestling ring. The matches take place in detailed 3D locations from Springfield. A match in the game ends when one wrestler pins his opponent for a three count.
The game received mostly negative reviews from critics; it received an aggregated score of 32% on Metacritic. They criticized the game for having simplistic, unbalanced gameplay and bad graphics, but praised the game's audio track. It features many characters from the show and features Kang and Kodos as the final boss.
There are 18 characters in the game, all of whom are voiced by the same actors that provide their voices in The Simpsons. They are Homer, Bart, Lisa, Marge, Barney, Krusty, Apu, Groundskeeper Willie, Bumblebee Man, Moe, Ned Flanders, Professor Frink, Mr. Burns and Waylon Smithers, Kang and Kodos, Itchy, and Scratchy, some of which must be unlocked. Each character executes their own exclusive moves and gestures.
- Homer Simpson
- Bart Simpson
- Lisa Simpson
- Marge Simpson and Maggie Simpson
- Barney Gumble
- Krusty the Clown
- Apu Nahasapeemapetilon
- Groundskeeper Willie
- Bumblebee Man
- Moe Szyslak
- Ned Flanders
- Professor Frink
- Mr. Burns and Waylon Smithers
- Kang and Kodos