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Games starting with ‘S’

#552 – Seicross

                        Seicross was originally called Sector Zone in the arcades. “Seicross” was obviously more marketable.                                                                                             Yes, this is the NES version, not the Commodore 64 port.   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: FCI DEVELOPER: Nihon Bussan GENRE: Racing/shmup RELEASE DATE: October 1988   “Arcade Classic” the Seicross box claims in a bright … Continue reading #552 – Seicross

#551 – Section-Z

                                                                                                                                                  Another boss Capcom cover.                                                                    Stuck between a rock and a hard place… wait, where are the portals?   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Capcom DEVELOPER: Capcom GENRE: Shoot-em-up RELEASE DATE: July 1987   There’s no better “retro gaming” moment than beating an incredibly challenging game, and the NES is full of examples: … Continue reading #551 – Section-Z

#550 – Secret Scout in the Temple of Demise

                                                                                                                        What happened to Secret Scout’s leg?                                                     So does this take place during the 80s or biblical times? Secret Scout is confused!   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Color Dreams DEVELOPER: Color Dreams GENRE: Action RELEASE DATE: 1991   What’s it gonna be, Secret Scout? Will you explore and conquer the Temple of … Continue reading #550 – Secret Scout in the Temple of Demise

#549 – S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team

                                             These characters’ names are actually Arnold and Sigourney. I don’t think so, Natsume.                                                                                            Good thing your orbs are facing the correct direction.   PLAYERS: 1-2 (simultaneous) PUBLISHER: Natsume DEVELOPER: Natsume GENRE: Shoot-em-up RELEASE DATE: June 1991   The future! If videogames are to be believed, the future is scary and … Continue reading #549 – S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team