Arms Race

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Arms Race
Arms Race
WarioWare: Touched!
WWG Arms Race.png
WarioWare Gold
Appears in WarioWare: Touched!
WarioWare Gold
Type Dance Club Rub (Touched!)
Young Cricket & Master Mantis (Gold)
Command(s) Do 3/4/6 chin-ups! (Touched!)
Do 2/3/4 chin-ups! (Gold)
Info "Hey, weakling! Lift that body and do some chin-ups!" (Touched!)
"Help this man do his chin-ups by giving him a leg up. It's not cheating–it's teamwork!" (Gold)
Controls Stylus – Lift
Points to clear 10 (Touched!)
25 (Gold)

Arms Race is a microgame that appears in the Dance Club Rub stage in WarioWare: Touched! and returns in WarioWare Gold as one of Young Cricket & Master Mantis's microgames.


The objective of the game is to use the stylus to pull up the man to help him to do the said number of chin-ups. If this is done, the man smiles and the player wins.

WarioWare: Touched![edit]

  • 1st level difficulty: The man is a short wrestler wearing a gray singlet and must do three chin-ups.
  • 2nd level difficulty: The man is a medium-sized wrestler wearing a magenta singlet and must do four chin-ups.
  • 3rd level difficulty: The man is a tall wrestler wearing a red singlet and must do six chin-ups.

WarioWare Gold[edit]

  • 1st level difficulty: The sumo wrestler must do two chin-ups.
  • 2nd level difficulty: The wrestler must do three chin-ups.
  • 3rd level difficulty: The swimmer must do four chin-ups.

Names in other languages[edit]

Language Name Meaning
Japanese けんすい

Chinese 引体向上
Yǐntǐ xiàngshàng

French Tractions terrestres
Pun on "tractions" (pull-ups) and "attraction terrestre" (Earth's pull)
Italian Alla sbarra
At the bar
Korean 턱걸이

Spanish En el gimnasio
In the gym
Spanish (NOA) En el gimnasio
In the gym