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Amagon NES Review – Never trust wildlife

Everyone has that game that you just vaguely remember renting or playing as a kid,  You didn't play it a lot, but just enough to form a very low ...
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9 Score

Super C NES Review – Finally, a decent flamethrower!

Guess what maggot?  Think you've got Contra down with your precious 30-life Konami Code??  Well, it's time to try it again, this time with only ...
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Perfect Dark N64 Review – Review a Great Game Day

This review is about one of my favorite games, and one of the most overshadowed.  Ask people to name 3 games on the N64, and invariably one of ...
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Contra No Death Run – Suck It Konami Code

Got around to recording a No Death run in Contra for the NES.  14:13 from playable control to blowing up Red Falcon's heart.  Took a few tries, ...
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Rush’n Attack NES Review – Winning the Cold War with nothing but a knife and some serious balls

Hrm, Rush'n Attack, Rush'n Attack...sounds vaguely familiar.  It's almost like the title is trying to get something across without actually saying ...
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Captain Skyhawk NES Review – The original barrel roll simulator

[INSERT KENNY LOGGINS MUSIC HERE]  Seriously, this game is almost more Top Gun than the Top Gun NES game.  You pilot an advanced F-14VTS fighter ...
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Contra NES Review – Imprinting the Konami Code in young minds since 1988

Can you save Earth from the terrible onslaught of Red Falcon?  No? Really?  Well what if we gave you 30 tries at it?  Maybe?  Well, come back ...
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Sky Shark NES Review – “I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and a perpetual stream of bullets”

The manual for Sky Shark states, "Beware of heavy ground attack from artillery and tanks."  If the Nazi tanks our taking out our fighters, ...
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