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Real Bout Fatal Fury Special

This entry is part 6 of 12 in the series Fatal Fury

This game’s title is a little bit misleading – the “Special” seems to imply that, like Fatal Fury 2, this is

Power Instinct

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Power Instinct

The original Power Instinct features a scant eight characters to choose from. The fighting engine feels a little off, and there are

Steam Heart’s

Note: Steam-Heart’s is technically a hentai game. Some of the screenshots on this page contain partial nudity, although the critical parts are

Ys (Anime)

This entry is part 16 of 16 in the series Ys

Like many of the more popular video games in the era, Ys was honored with two anime OVA series. The first one

Langrisser III

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Langrisser

Masaya decided to reinvent the wheel for Langrisser‘s first 32-bit outing. The result was met with disapproval by fans everywhere, although

Langrisser II

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Langrisser

Langrisser II came shortly after the success of the original and was initially released for the Mega Drive. The game opens


This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Langrisser

The strategy RPG genre has been gaining steam slowly in America. While most Westerners were introduced to it through Sega’s Shining

Final Fight

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Final Fight

Co-authored by Sam Derboo The belt-scrolling beat-em-up genre was established by Technos’ Nekketsu Kouha Kunio-kun/Renegade, and further evolved through the


This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Zillion

Zillion (prefaced with “Akai Koudan” in Japan – it means “Red Photon”) is one of the most innovative titles on


This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series R-Type

The mid ‘80s was a renaissance for shooters. In 1985, Konami released Gradius. Not long later, in 1987, Irem released

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