Tag Archives: SAS Sakata

#714 – Werewolf: The Last Warrior

                                                                              Is… is the werewolf busting out of an NES cartridge?                        Don’t mind me, Everytown USA! Just a werewolf climbin’ up a skyscraper!   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: Data East DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Action RELEASE DATE: November 1990   Werewolf: The Last Warrior wants so badly to be your new … Continue reading #714 – Werewolf: The Last Warrior

#638 – Tag Team Wrestling

                                                                                                        PROTIP: “Arcade hit!” didn’t always mean “NES hit!”                                                                                                                                                             Only Round 1?… *sigh*   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Data East DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Wrestling RELEASE DATE: October 1986   “Tag Team Wrestling is some archaic wrestling action, action, action!” but if it were up to me, I’d remove two of … Continue reading #638 – Tag Team Wrestling

#530 – Robocop

                                                                                                                                          Robocop dares you to play his game.     The bottom menu looks more complex than the game actually is. Punch the dog, shoot the dude in purple, and keep walkin’.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Data East DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Action RELEASE DATE: December 1989   “Robocop is never discouraged. Let’s do … Continue reading #530 – Robocop

#333 – Karnov

                                                                          Karnov smashes through every single era of time with his Iron Fists!                                                                            When Karnov aches, he turns blue. No amount of ‘K’s will cure him.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Data East DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Platformer RELEASE DATE: January 1988   Karnov is a soulless, heartless brute of a game, … Continue reading #333 – Karnov

#331 – Karate Champ

                                                                                               For better or for worse, this image sums up the game.                                                                                                                                                         It’s a Muppet Jamboree!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Data East DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Fighting RELEASE DATE: November 1986   More like Karate Chump, amirite brahs? I don’t care if Karate Champ was one of the first … Continue reading #331 – Karate Champ

#109 – BurgerTime

                                                                                          Who’s the witch doctor that authorized such madness?                                                                                For hot dogs and egg yolks with legs, those buggers can move fast.   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: Data East DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Arcade RELEASE DATE: May 1987   I’m pretty sure that “Ratatouille” was loosely based upon BurgerTime, and I believe … Continue reading #109 – BurgerTime

#107 – Bump ‘N’ Jump

  I’m not sure you would bump cars with your girlfriend hanging out the side, but hey, the 80s were a different time!                                                                                                                                                       HOW IS THIS POSSIBLE!   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Vic Tokai DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Action/Racing RELEASE DATE: December 1988    Everyone knows the Burnout series, and if you don’t, … Continue reading #107 – Bump ‘N’ Jump

#96 – Boulder Dash

            I hate to disappoint, but your character in the game looks nothing like this goofy Australian wannabe.                       This is a screenshot of the first level – one of the few levels where mild pleasure can be found.   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: JVC Digital Studios DEVELOPER: SAS Sakata GENRE: Action/Puzzle … Continue reading #96 – Boulder Dash