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NES Baseball

[youtube id=”6zBfRD6qevM” width=”633″ height=”356″]The worst part of this game, and the main reason is gets such a low mark is the goddamned fielding. The controls are just anarchy. Any fielder you control moves about ...
Batman - NES - gameplay

Batman

While Batman has had a few video games before this on computer platforms, many remember the NES game as the Dark Knight’s first digital adventure. This one was not surprisingly based on the 1989 movie and came out less than year after the film’s ...
Mighty Final Fight

Mighty Final Fight

Feel the hi-top of Justice  The Nintendo Entertainment System certainly had a rather wide variety of game types during it’s 10 year existence. From platformers, to action games, to shooters, to puzzle games, sports games, role playing games, you ...
Donkey Kong Jr - NES

Donkey Kong Jr.

Donkey Kong Jr.I remember playing Donkey Kong 64 many moons ago, and I’m pretty sure they included the first game in there as an easter egg for fans to find and enjoy. I found it, and thought it was pretty sweet. I also played the version they ...
Kung Fu - NES

Kung Fu

Kung Fu, October 1985, NintendoKung Fu Where can you find a game loosely related to Jackie Chan, All Japan Pro Wrestling, every major Neo Geo fighting game, freaky oriental threesomes, and Tiny “Zeus” Lister? Grab your dogi, throw on your ...
Dragon Power NES

Dragon Power

Dragon Power So recently, I wrote up a nice big review on Dragon Ball Z Budokai HD Collection for the Sony PlayStation 3. Seeing as this game was a remake, it was only natural that I would have some nostalgia toward Dragon Ball Z games. This is especially ...
Kid Klown

Kid Klown

Kid Klown Welcome back to another look into gaming’s obscure, but awesome, past. Today’s exhibit? A little known NES gem entitled “Kid Klown in Night Mayor World”. Developed and published by Japanese studio Kemco, the company ...
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Bugs Bunny Birthday Blowout

Bugs Bunny Birthday Blowout Overall Rating: 2.5/5 StarsIn 1990, Kemco released a Warner Brothers licensed video game cartridge for the Nintendo Entertainment System starring a cast of Looney Tunes characters. This was Bugs Bunny Birthday Blowout; a ...
Ufouria-The Saga

Ufouria: The Saga

Ufouria: The Saga I’ve been known in the past to complain about games & systems that Australia never got & how much better the Americans (& the Europeans in some respects) have it than us. Yes I am somewhat of a whinger, but let’s look ...
Sword Master - NES

Sword Master

Sword Master Overall Rating: 3.5/5 StarsActivision may be best known for their Call Of Duty series, but they have been producing video games for decades across multiple platforms, including a hefty array on the 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System ...
Donkey Kong Jr. Math

Donkey Kong Jr. Math

Donkey Kong Jr. Math Well, it was bound to happen. Time to review a stinker. Not just a stinker, mind you, but a post-Taco Bell chased by black coffee with a side of Taco Bell for dessert type of stinker. Light a candle and say a prayer because here ...
Bucky O'Hare - NES

Bucky O’Hare

Bucky O’Hare Overall Rating: 3.5/5 StarsBucky O’Hare was a comic-book character and star of an animated television series that proved to be a popular enough license to eventually lead to Konami producing a video game based on the canon. ...
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Hogan’s Alley

Hogan’s Alley Now these are the exact moments that make me glad I began this project. I went into this thinking there was no way this game was going to have any kind of history other than being a memorable Black Box title and left my research ...
Ninja Gaiden 2

Ninja Gaiden 2

Ninja Gaiden 2 So it’s another week of a retro gaming pick. This time around, we have a classic for the NES. It’s Ninja Gaiden 2 for the NES. This is actually the first one I played for the console. I remember renting the game and getting ...
Double Dragon 2

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge Honestly I haven’t played much of it since I was a kid, but I found an old copy of mine and took it for a spin.Double Dragon was a decent version on NES, but it had it’s own share of problems. Like a huge ...
NES Bible Buffet

Bible Buffet

Bible Buffet Overall Rating: 2.5/5 StarsThe 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System was a red-hot consumer item throughout the late 1980’s and early 1990’s, with its most popular games selling millions of copies. Part of its spectacular success was ...