Category Archives: Hudson Soft

#609 – Starship Hector

                                             Hudson Soft put “HECTOR” in big, bold font so the kids would come runnin’                                                                          On the surface of an alien tongue. Mind the extravagant papillae.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Hudson Soft DEVELOPER: Hudson GENRE: Shoot-em-up RELEASE DATE: June 1990   For a game named after Hudson Soft’s fifty-eight year old … Continue reading #609 – Starship Hector

#603 – Star Soldier

                                                                       Robert Downey Jr. is Iron Man in Star Soldier.                                                                                                                                                                        Lost in bonkers.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Taxan DEVELOPER: Hudson Soft GENRE: Shoot-em-up RELEASE DATE: January 1989   Star Soldier is the first in a series of largely unknown shoot-em-ups by Hudson Soft, and though it’s not labeled as such, a … Continue reading #603 – Star Soldier

#95 – Bonk’s Adventure

                                                                       There’s nothing a little raw meat can’t fix when you’re constipated.                                                                                           “Get Bonked” seems like it would have been a great tagline.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Hudson DEVELOPER: AI GENRE: Platformer RELEASE DATE: January 1994   Bonk is a mascot from the late Eighties and early Nineties that doesn’t deserve … Continue reading #95 – Bonk’s Adventure