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Goonies, The (Konami)

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Goonies

The Goonies was an inspirational movie for anyone who grew up in the 80s. Musty attics were filled with maps

Goonies II, The

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Goonies

No doubt countless kids in the 80s dreamed of seeing a sequel to The Goonies movie. Unfortunately, that never quite

Zoda’s Revenge: Star Tropics II

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Startropics

After defeating Zoda and saving three magic cubes that turned out to be a kind of escape pod for seven


This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Startropics

  Nintendo’s StarTropics follows the adventures of Mike Jones as he arrives on C-Island to visit his Uncle Steve, a famous

Black Belt

Fist of the North Star (Hokuto no Ken) is a manga (and anime) features the manliest man in existence, a dude

King of Fighters NeoWave, The

This entry is part 11 of 12 in the series King of Fighters

The King of Fighters NeoWave marked SNKP’s departure from the Neo Geo after more than a decade. The team needed

Golden Axe: The Duel

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Golden Axe

With the looming release of the 32-bit Saturn, Sega fans were expecting a new Golden Axe game with even better graphics, or

Golden Axe: Beast Rider

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series Golden Axe

In 2008 Sega resurrected the Golden Axe license for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, giving it to developer Secret Level. Their

Golden Axe Myth

This entry is part 9 of 9 in the series Golden Axe

Developed by a small team of fans from Argentina, Golden Axe Myth is a fan-made prequel runs on the open-source Beats of Rage engine,

Hoshi wo Miru Hito

We’d all like to believe that video games are made by brilliant computer programmers and artists, who work under completely


After their merger with the Enix Corporation in 2003, RPG developer/publisher Squaresoft’s modus operandi seems set on milking their hit Final

Granstream Saga, The

Shortly after Terranigma, Quintet and Enix went their separate ways. This was a quite common occurrence during this transitional period from

Altered Beast: Guardian of the Realms

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Altered Beast

Sega entered into a devil’s pact with THQ regarding their Game Boy Advance games. A few of their classic properties

Project Altered Beast

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Altered Beast

Around 2003, Sega started re-imagining many of their old arcade games using 3D graphics, and publishing them on the PS2.

Shinobi (PS2)

This entry is part 14 of 14 in the series Shinobi

Shinobi, devoid of any numerals or subtitles, finally hit the third dimension with a PlayStation 2 release. Developed by Overworks,