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#455 – Nobunaga’s Ambition II

                                                               Ain’t no party like a daimyo party ’cause a daimyo party don’t stop!                                                                                                                                       Put that in your fief and smoke it!   PLAYERS: 1-4 alternating PUBLISHER: Koei DEVELOPER: Koei GENRE: Historical sim RELEASE DATE: April 1991   I wasn’t surprised to discover that Koei made a sequel to Nobunaga’s Ambition. … Continue reading #455 – Nobunaga’s Ambition II

#454 – Nobunaga’s Ambition

                                                                                                            One of my favorite Koei covers. Masterfully done.                                            Only .4 Ninja?! How can I expect to take over Japan with less than half of a ninja?!   PLAYERS: 1-8 alternating PUBLISHER: Koei DEVELOPER: Koei GENRE: Historical Sim RELEASE DATE: June 1989   Who wants to ride shogun, kids? Nobunaga’s Ambition … Continue reading #454 – Nobunaga’s Ambition

#366 – L’Empereur

                                                                                    Relive the past! That is NOT a request, private!                                                                                                                                        Plot a snooty French boot up your rear, Venice.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Koei DEVELOPER: Koei GENRE: Koei– er, historical turn-based sim RELEASE DATE: November 1991   Then again, who wouldn’t want to play as Napoleon and run around conquering … Continue reading #366 – L’Empereur

#54 – Bandit Kings of Ancient China

                          There’s no making fun of this cover. It’s incredible, as is the Random Access Memory Feature.                       Does this screen set your loins on fire with strategic possibilities? Bandit Kings might be for you!   PLAYERS: 1-5 simultaneous (!) PUBLISHER: Koei DEVELOPER: Koei GENRE: Strategy RELEASE DATE: December 1990   It … Continue reading #54 – Bandit Kings of Ancient China