Tag Archives: 1989

#26 – The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

                                                                                          You must be THIS corn pone to enjoy this game.                               Round about then, ol’ Tom lost a few inches on the Mississippi Line. “Tarnation!” Tom blathered.        PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Seta DEVELOPER: Winkysoft (Winkysoft?!) GENRE: Platformer RELEASE DATE: August 1989   I believe it was Mark Twain that said, … Continue reading #26 – The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

#20 – Adventures of Lolo

  One of the many characters that needs an amazing comeback is Lolo. A new Adventures game would make a fantastic downloadable title.                                                                                                                                            The calm before the storm.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: HAL Laboratories DEVELOPER: HAL Laboratories GENRE: Puzzle RELEASE DATE: April 1989   I’ve enjoyed many a gaming experience on my … Continue reading #20 – Adventures of Lolo

#18 – The Adventures of Dino Riki

                                                                                                                  The cover art is just a little deceiving…                                                                                                              This doesn’t even begin to hint at the madness.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Hudson Soft DEVELOPER: Hudson Soft GENRE: Shooter RELEASE DATE: September 1989   The stage is Level 3-4. I have demon bats swarming in from the top, skulls with wings … Continue reading #18 – The Adventures of Dino Riki

#17 – The Adventures of Bayou Billy

                                                                                           “Maybe I did eat the dingo’s baby. WHAT OF IT!” – Bayou Billy.                                                  Zangief explores the bayou for the first time, gets drunk, beats up Bayou Billy.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Konami DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Beat-em-up RELEASE DATE: June 1989   In 1989, Australian fever had hit America big … Continue reading #17 – The Adventures of Bayou Billy

#5 – 720 Degrees

                                      The ultimate aerial experience comes home and leaves a flaming poo bag on your porch.                                                        What have we as a society done to deserve the scorn of Beam Software?   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Mindscape DEVELOPER: Beam Software GENRE: Arcade sports RELEASE DATE: November 1989   720 Degrees is why people … Continue reading #5 – 720 Degrees