Burning Fight is a beat'em up for the Neo Geo produced by Eikichi Kawasaki who also produced Fatal Fury and Samurai Shodown.
The game stars New York Police detectives, Duke and Billy, whose case against a crime syndicate lead them to Japan where they join Japanese police officer Ryu in order
to take down the yakuza and their syndicate bosses including the top boss, Castella.
The game includes 5 stages as well as several mini-stages in which the player must defeat certain enemies in a specific amount of time.
Controls allow for jumping, punching, kicking, throwing enemies, and using hyper attacks.
The player can choose between 3 characters, each with have their own attacks and specialties.
Duke is an all around balanced character with a spining uppercut speical.
Ryu is the fastest character with a tornado kick speical.
Billy is the strongest, but slowest, character with a tackle rush special attack.
The game was included in the SNK Classics Collection for Wii/PSP/PS2.
Burning Fight was released for the Wii Virtual Console.