Tag Archives: Milton Bradley

#735 – World Games

                                                                        “Gentlemen, with our powers combined, we could rule this world!”                                                                                                  The pelican watches the stupid man with great interest.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Epyx (Ported by Rare) GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: March 1989   World Games may have united gamers from all nations when it debuted in … Continue reading #735 – World Games

#664 – Time Lord

                                                                                                                                 You can’t just become a Time Lord…                                                                                                                                        Ugh, time banditos are the worst.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Rare GENRE: Action RELEASE DATE: September 1990   Time waits for no man, including the man known as “Time Lord.” One would think if your birth name was Time Lord, … Continue reading #664 – Time Lord

#394 – Marble Madness

  “And here comes the black ball from the top and WHAM! Blue is off the field, with red narrowly avoiding destruction! What MADNESS have we just witnessed!”                                                                                                                        WEEEEE!!!!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Rare GENRE: Arcade RELEASE DATE: March 1989   Marble Madness is all about controlling a … Continue reading #394 – Marble Madness

#324 – Jordan Vs. Bird: One On One

                                                                                                                 This could have been a Wheaties cover…                                                                                                                                     Jordan showing off for the judges.   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Rare GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: August 1989   When two basketball heavyweights from the 80s and early 90s sell their names to a video game, you know they made … Continue reading #324 – Jordan Vs. Bird: One On One

#179 – Digger T. Rock: The Legend of the Lost City

                                                      I think I hear Randy Newman singing the theme song for this in the background.                                                 You can hit that wall with your shovel all you like, Digger, it’s not going anywhere.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Rare GENRE: Platformer RELEASE DATE: December 1990   Sometimes simplicity is best. … Continue reading #179 – Digger T. Rock: The Legend of the Lost City

#115 – Captain Skyhawk

                                        This will be the Captain’s last mission as he’s suffering from jaundice. Do him proud!                                                                    All aboard the Skyhawk Express, non-stop flight to pain.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Rare GENRE: Arcade shooter RELEASE DATE: June 1990   Any classic video game that contains a ¾ degree isometric … Continue reading #115 – Captain Skyhawk

#112 – California Games

                                                                 This cover contains all the evil wrought in the 1980s. It must be destroyed.                                                                                                                                         When sidewalks fight back…   PLAYERS: 1-4 alternating PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Epyx (ported by Rare) GENRE: Sports/Minigames RELEASE DATE: June 1989   Before Rare blew our collective gaming minds in 1994 with the graphical powerhouse … Continue reading #112 – California Games

#110 – Cabal

                                                       You’re the best… AROUND! NOTHING’S EVER GONNA BRING YOU DOWN!                                                                      After you win the battle, put on your dancing shoes and knee socks!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: Rare GENRE: Arcade shooter RELEASE DATE: June 1990   I’ve always wondered what war would be like if governments … Continue reading #110 – Cabal

#73 – Battleship

                                                                            No child wanted to see this come Christmas morning in 1993.                                                                                                    More than my battleship, you sunk… my heart.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Mindscape, Inc. DEVELOPER: Milton Bradley GENRE: Board game RELEASE DATE: September 1993   Battleship is a mindless money grab, and I type “mindless” with full confidence. It’s … Continue reading #73 – Battleship

#7 – Abadox

                                        Hot steppin’ all over some guts. What a friggin’ weird cover for an even weirder game.                                                                                                       Is that you, Gigyas?   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Milton Bradley DEVELOPER: ITL GENRE: Shoot-em-up RELEASE DATE: March 1990   Abadox has such potential. The concept of flying into an … Continue reading #7 – Abadox