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Super Bonk

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Bonk

By 1994, the TurboGrafx-16 had been long dead in America, and it was clear that the Super Famicom was the

Tex Murphy: Overseer

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Tex Murphy

The fifth Tex Murphy adventure, Tex Murphy: Overseer (the only installment to actually feature our hero’s name in the title) isn’t quite a whole

Dynamite Headdy

Dynamite Headdy was Treasure’s second foray into an original IP. Like its immediate predecessor, it is a side-scrolling platform game stuffed

Brawl Brothers

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Rushing Beat

After the considerable mediocrity of the first Rushing Beat, Jaleco somehow decided to make a sequel, but improve upon it in

Rambo: First Blood Part II (SMS)

Games often had different licenses between territories, based on whatever the publisher could get ahold of. This particular game is

Rambo (NES)

The Sega Master System version of Rambo is a fairly standard Commando-style run-and-gun, while the NES version is much, much

Ninja Gaiden II (2008)

This entry is part 11 of 15 in the series Ninja Gaiden

Another artifact, as dangerous as it is valuable, has been stolen from the Hayabusa village. By now you’d think that

Ninja Gaiden: Dragon Sword

This entry is part 10 of 15 in the series Ninja Gaiden

Six months have passed since the “Dark Dragon Blade Incident”, how the events from the Xbox game are now referred

Dungeon Explorer (PSP)

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

At first glance, the PSP Dungeon Explorer game – subtitled Meiyaku no Tobira or “Door of the Covenant” in Japan – seems a lot

Ninja Gaiden (2004)

This entry is part 9 of 15 in the series Ninja Gaiden

After more than ten years of creative idleness on the franchise, Tecmo finally announced to revive Ninja Gaiden at E3 2002. It

Dungeon Explorer (DS)

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Dungeon Explorer

Perhaps to capitalize off the introduction of Dungeon Explorer on the Wii Virtual Console, in 2007, Hudson resurrected its series for portable

Demolition Man (SNES / Genesis / Sega CD)

  Fortunately, the version of Demolition Man that appeared on the more mainstream consoles wasn’t a port in any way of the

Dungeon Explorer (Sega CD)

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Dungeon Explorer

Despite its name, Dungeon Explorer is not merely a port of any of the TurboGrafx-16 games. Instead, it’s a whole new game

Crystal Beans From Dungeon Explorer

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Dungeon Explorer

Crystal Beans From Dungeon Explorer, is kind of a port of Dungeon Explorer II for the Super Famicom, but heavily reworked. The

Dungeon Explorer II

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Dungeon Explorer

At first glance, Dungeon Explorer II looks nearly identical to its predecessor, using most of the same graphics and practically identical mechanics.

Shinsetsu Samurai Spirits: Bushidou Retsuden

This entry is part 10 of 17 in the series Samurai Shodown

Nicknamed “Samurai Shodown RPG” by the English fans (and known under the fan translated subtitle Tales of the Bushido), this title

Samurai Shodown (Neo Geo Pocket)

This entry is part 9 of 17 in the series Samurai Shodown

  Despite the obvious downgrades that occur when an arcade title is ported to an 8-bit portable system, most Neo

Ys Strategy

This entry is part 12 of 15 in the series Ys

No one really asked for this, but here it is – a real time strategy game in the Ys universe. It sort

Thunder Cross

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Thunder Cross

Salamander / Life Force is often considered the sister series of Gradius, mostly because it uses the same ships and

Thunder Cross II

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Thunder Cross

The sequel to Thunder Cross is pretty much more of the same, with another seven levels of action. It runs

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