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Ninja Gaiden III (NES)

This entry is part 4 of 15 in the series Ninja Gaiden

The third and final installment of the NES trilogy brought a few greater changes regarding the theme as well as

Run Saber

A little known platformer for the Super Nintendo known as Run Saber went under the radar when it was released.

Ninja Gaiden (Genesis)

This entry is part 8 of 15 in the series Ninja Gaiden

Sega even had a third Ninja Gaiden project running, this time for the Mega Drive. Once again, the development was done by

Dungeon Explorer

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Dungeon Explorer

Hudson’s Dungeon Explorer remains one of the hallmarks of the TurboGrafx-16 library. Compared to other action RPGs like The Legend of Zelda, Ys, or

Zero Wing

Zero Wing is one of Toaplan’s most well known games, at least in English speaking territories, mostly because of the “All

Trigon

Similar to Ajax, Trigon / Lightning Fighters another largely generic overhead shooter, and one that looks and feels like a

Curse of Monkey Island, The

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Monkey Island

Monkey Island 2 ended somewhat confusingly, and so the third game begins on a similarly baffling note. Guybrush is floating

Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Monkey Island

The second Monkey Island game begins with Guybrush literally hanging by a thread, dangling helplessly over a pit and grasping

Raiden IV

This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series Raiden

After the somewhat diminishing return of Raiden III, the revival of the classic series would get another shot with Raiden IV. shoot-em-ups

Raiden III

This entry is part 7 of 9 in the series Raiden

Seven years after Raiden Fighters Jet and a staggering eleven years after Raiden DX, the last of the classic series, Raiden finally makes a comeback

Dynamite Dux

Belt-scrolling beat-em-ups are typically serious business. The likes of Double Dragon, Final Fight, Golden Axe, Streets of  Rage and many

Bionic Commando (2009)

This entry is part 6 of 7 in the series Bionic Commando

One year after the spectacular Bionic Commando Rearmed, the long-anticipated build-up to an actual all-new game in the series finally

Aconcagua

Released in the year 2000, at a time when the PlayStation owners were starting to fantasize about the upcoming 128-bit

Police Quest: In Pursuit of the Death Angel

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Police Quest

In 1986, Sierra founder Ken Williams met Jim Walls, a California police officer. Jim had recently retired, partially as a

Laura Bow in: The Dagger of Amon Ra

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Laura Bow

With the traumatic night at the Dijon Manor behind her, Laura finishes up college, bids farewell to Louisiana, and starts

Power Blade 2

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Power Blade

In Japan, Taito took the character from Power Blade and put him in a sequel, this time calling it Captain

Judge Dredd

Judge Dredd is a grittier echo of Demolition Man. The film distances itself quite a bit from the 2000 A.D. comic book

King of Fighters 2002, The

This entry is part 9 of 17 in the series King of Fighters

Although once again produced by Eolith, The King of Fighters 2002 is a drastic improvement over its predecessor. With the

Final Fight Streetwise

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Final Fight

Final Fight Streetwise is another attempt to soft reboot the series, which like Final Fight Revenge, was developed by US-based

Final Fight Revenge

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Final Fight

Final Fight Revenge is a one-one-fighter drastically different from the rest of the series, designed by Capcom’s American studio but only

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