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#636 – T&C Surf Designs: Wood & Water Rage

                                                                                                               Pearl City, Hawaii must be proud of their legacy.                                                                                                  Who wouldn’t want to watch a surfing cat in a blazer?   PLAYERS: 1-2 alternating PUBLISHER: LJN DEVELOPER: Atlus GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: February 1988   Before Thrilla Gorilla embarked on his personal “Surfari,”he was competing against Kool Kat (a large … Continue reading #636 – T&C Surf Designs: Wood & Water Rage

#575 – Skate or Die 2: The Search for Double Trouble

                                                                                                                                   Bro gets his kicks in a mall. Radical!                                                                                                If only skateboards were still allowed in malls today.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Electronic Arts DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Skating RELEASE DATE: December 1990   You think you know fear? Try taking down the mayor’s wife with a paint gun without thrashing and … Continue reading #575 – Skate or Die 2: The Search for Double Trouble

#574 – Skate or Die

                                                                                                                                               She said, “See you later boy.”            A couple amateur skaters, eager for Monster endorsements, got a date with Mother Road Rash instead.   PLAYERS: 1-8 (alternating) PUBLISHER: Ultra Games DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Skating RELEASE DATE: December 1988   Skateboarding games didn’t become a popular genre until the Tony Hawk series … Continue reading #574 – Skate or Die

#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