|First Appearence:||Fatal Fury|
Michael Max was a poor boy that lived on the streets of a major city. However, when his mother told him to straighten up his life, that is when Max decided to take up boxing. He trained hard and long. He was also rained by heavyweight champion Axel Hawk. During Max's boxing career, he won and lost some fights. Then, when he heard of the King of Fighters tournament being held in South Town, he decdes to fightin the tournament, so he can be the first boxer to compete in a karate tournament. He did well early on, but he woud lose to Joe Higashi. But he would continue to box for several years, but when his mentor Axel, lost his title and fell from grace, Max decides to retire from boxing.