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Double Dragon. Technos (1988) Nintendo

Double Dragon didn’t actually get a PAL release according to Wikipedia, which is news to me, as I swear blind I played this as a kid so I am a little confused. Anyhow, Double Dragon II was one of the first

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Wild Gunman, Nintendo R&D1 (1988) Nintendo

I am scraping the barrel now on the Light Gun front, but like any good artist I need to suffer for my art rants. Released ’84 in Japan, ’85 in the US, before finally making its way to PAL in

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Gumshoe. Nintendo (1988) Nintendo

Please keep in mind that this game is getting a 20% score boost for being such a novel idea.

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Paperboy. Mindscape (1988) Nintendo

Paperboy is part of gaming history, so it has to be good right? (Apologies in advance for what I am going to write.)

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Double Dragon 2: The Revenge. Technōs Japan. (1988) Nintendo.

I was surprised about this one, as a kid it was a frustrating ballache, with many a tantrums thrown at its behest. I couldn’t remember if it was a good game though. Just because I sucked at it as a

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Mega Man 2. Capcom. (1988) NES

I’ll lay my cards on the table, I’m a bit of a Mega Man fanboi.

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