The Tetris license has had more than its fair share of issues, with various companies claiming rights over lots of different platforms. In the middle of this struggle Sega decided to release a version on the Megadrive, despite only having a very flimsy claim on an already chaotic console release agreement.
Right as it was about to release, Nintendo managed to press their claim and Sega were forced to recall and destroy most of the copies. A few hundred got out into the wild, making this truly one of the Rarest games on the Megadrive.
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We play a shoot-em-up on the PC-Engine, a console renowned for it’s shoot-em-ups. Can Dead Moon compete?
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Atari take on motorbike racing in Super Burnout on the Atari Jaguar.
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We take a look at the Atari ST version of the Robocop 2 licensed game.
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Sega repurposed it’s popular Megadrive platform to use in the edutainment market. In doing so they added some truly interesting ideas to make the Pico.
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We take a look at Darxide, a 32X game for the Megadrive / Genesis which is considered to be one of, if not the, rarest game available.
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We try out the quirky platformer based on the downright odd mini-film by the King of pop. Moonwalker is an ok game on the Megadrive / Genesis but pretty much terrible everywhere else.
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One of the truly great vertical shooters, Raiden, is a blast on pretty much every platform. We give the FM Towns version a go. Continue reading “Lets Play: Raiden on the FM Towns Marty”
We take a look at the classic Sega Top gun simulator, Afterburner. Fly me to the DANNNGEERRR ZOOOONNEE
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We take a look at Muscle Bomber (also known as Saturday night slam masters) the arcade wrestling game from Capcom.
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