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#651 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Tournament Fighters

                                                                                                                             Konami’s covers are always fantastic.                                                                                                                    It’s like I’m playing the end of the first movie!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Konami DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Fighting RELEASE DATE: February 1994   A Turtles fighting game is a brilliant idea, but on the NES? With a controller that only has two buttons … Continue reading #651 – Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Tournament Fighters

#88 – Blades of Steel

                                                                           Strange that Konami began their 8-bit careers as silly sports game designers.                                                                                                                                                                        Go, Edmonton, go!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Konami DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: December 1988   The legend of this game loomed large on the playground when I was a kid. … Continue reading #88 – Blades of Steel