A martial art developed in Okinawa, Japan before the 19th century.
Alternate name: 空手
The first video game about Karate was released in 1982.
There was a boom in interest in karate and possibly some other forms of martial arts in late 70s that lasted through 80s that prompted countless karate related entertainment to be produced in all sorts of media.
Parent groupsMartial arts, Striking martial arts
|A||1979 - The Little Dragons (Karate Kids) movie|
|B||1984 - The Karate Kid movie|