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Pit-Fighter. Atari Games (1990) Arcade

I’m going to do something slightly different here as I have played Pit-Fighter in the arcade, on a Master System, on the Genesis and on the Super Nintendo so I will collectively review them all and give them all a

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Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom. Capcom (1993) Arcade

  TO THE TOWER, where we hopefully won’t meet our doom. (I met my doom, about 37 times in a single playthrough)

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64th Street: A Detective Story. C.P. Brain (1991) Arcade

  My search for new games takes me high and low and occasionally I stumble on something that piques my interest. 64th Street was one of those. You know why? It started with a number and we didn’t have any

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The Simpsons Arcade Game. Konami (1991) Arcade

The Simpsons Arcade Game is one of those frequently discussed games, this is partly because everyone and their dog has played it. But I think mostly it is because it was one of those early signs Konami were fucking mental.

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Bucky O’Hare. Konami (1992) Arcade

Oh lord I think I am in love! I honest to god love classic arcade games in their original format. I did at the time and as an aging grump bag I can really appreciate the difference in quality between

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Street Fighter Alpha 2. Capcom (1996) Super Nintendo

THEY’RE REVIEWING A STREET FIGHTER GAME! IT’S HAPPENING! LIGHT THE BEACONS, SOUND THE HORNS, GENTLY HELP YOUR GRANDMA DOWN THE STAIRS! I had a bit of a moment there. So Street Fighter is slightly divisive for us here at Games

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1942. Capcom (1984) Arcade

I have fond memories of this game, it was probably the first game I ever played -certainly first I remember- and after my parents watched me mesmerised sinking 10p after 10p into the arcade machine in the pub they used

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