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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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Super Ghouls’n Ghosts SNES Review – Controller Genocide, Round 2

Video game franchises are typically known for certain things.  The Metroid and Castlevania games are known for their non-linear gameplay and ...
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9 Score

DuckTales NES Review – The First Trillion is the Hardest

I have long suspected just due to the sheer stress involved in diving into a large pile of gold coins that Scrooge McDuck's spine must be made of ...
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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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Super Mario Brothers 3 NES Review – Perfection in 8-bit form

Few game franchises can trace back to a single game that resulted in so many lasting changes to the series as Super Mario Brothers 3.  It repres...
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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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Bad Dudes NES Review – Hold A to win

A game full of ninjas, ninja hookers, ninjas who like Vega, ninjas who like Coca-cola, cybernetic ninjas, ninja dogs, and Karnov*, Bad Dudes is an ...
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8 Score

Ghosts’n Goblins NES Review – That controller shaped hole in my wall wasn’t there a second ago…

This game holds an interesting place in my heart.  I never actually owned it as a child, but it was one of those mythical games a family friend ...
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