All posts by Garrett Greenwood

Musashi no Bouken

Musashi no Bouken, or “The Adventures of Musashi”, is another obscure Japanese Dragon Quest clone RPG for the Famicom that was developed

Dirty Pair: Project Eden

Perhaps one of the greatest anime series from the ’80s, Dirty Pair saw its full length movie, Project Eden, released in Japan

Kabuki Quantum Fighter

Kabuki Quantum Fighter or Jigoku Gokuraku Maru, as it’s known in Japan, is a 2D action/platformer released in the early 90s for

Hi no Tori Hououhen: Gao no Bouken

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Hi No Tori

Hi no Tori Hououhen is the fifth volume of the famous manga by Osamu Tezuka, which initially began in 1987. (“Hi

Conquest of the Crystal Palace

Conquest of the Crystal Palace was developed and published by Quest in Japan, and released by Asmik in the US.

Youkai Club

Youkai Club is an action/platformer game developed by TOSE and published by Jaleco in May of 1987. This was just

SCAT: Special Cybernetic Attack Team

S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team is one of the better shooters the NES has to offer, featuring excellent graphics and music.


In what perhaps seems like a strange choice for a game, Moai-kun is par for the norm from Konami. The game is

Grand Master

Grand Master is a virtually unknown and underappreciated action-RPG for the Famicom. It was developed by Soft Machine and published by

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