Category Archives: Nintendo Entertainment System

NES–Best two-player co-op games (vol. 1)

The NES was probably engineered for a single-player. I’m not the only child in my family and I was forced to share the console with my brother, which I did with great reluctance. Looking back, though, I think that some … Continue reading

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Tiger Heli (NES)

I vaguely recalled an extract from one of the most irrelevant entries in one of my many littered diaries, dating February 1991. It goes like this – “Tiger Heli. Reached quite far this time. Remembered koko [sic] (actually sounds better … Continue reading

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G.I. Joe ‘A Real American Hero’ – NES

I’ve never had a G.I. Joe toy in my entire life (erm, when I was a kid, that is) but its smothering influence was indeed felt here in Malaysia. I did watch the cartoons, though and while I prefer the … Continue reading

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Ikari Warriors III / The Rescue – Blue and Red Co-op at One of Its Best

    Developer: SNK Publisher: SNK America Corp. Release date: 1989 Players: Up to 2 (Co-op mode) Difficulty: 2/5 (Endless Continues) Gameplay: 4/5 Sounds/Music: 4/5 Graphics: 4/5                                    ——————————————————————————————– ———————————————————– I know that it’d be strange that I’d be jumping the … Continue reading

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Nintendo games during the Lunar New Year

Now that the Chinese New Year is upon us once more, it’s worth reminiscing one of the most important, omnipresent aspect of this annual festival during my childhood. However, I should state that it’s only part of what my Chinese … Continue reading

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Shadow of the Ninja / Kage Fighter (Japan)

Developer: Natsume (pronounced:nah-tsu-meh) Publisher: Natsume Players: up to 2 Difficulty: 4/5 Gameplay: 4/5 Sounds/Music: 3.5/5 Graphics: 4/5   —————————————————————————————————————————————   I’ve been playing lots of NES Roms recently. Emulators have presented the forgotten delights of the obsolete video game consoles … Continue reading

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