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#738 – Wurm: Journey to the Center of the Earth

                                                                                  This cover’s all kinds of crazy. Much like the game itself!                                                                          “Ziggy… can’t hear you now. We had to pack his ears with gauze.“   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Asmik Corporation DEVELOPER: Cyclone System GENRE: Shmup/Action/Adventure/First-person shooter RELEASE DATE: November 1991   Wurm is a genre sampler. It hands out bite-size … Continue reading #738 – Wurm: Journey to the Center of the Earth

#676 – Top Players Tennis

                                                                                                                   The Asmik dinosaur slightly resembles poo.                                                                                                                              Color scheme by Joker, out of Milan.   PLAYERS: 1-4 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Asmik DEVELOPER: Home Data GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: January 1990   Chris Evert and Ivan Lendl, two former World No. 1 tennis players, lent their good names to Top Players Tennis. I … Continue reading #676 – Top Players Tennis

#148 – Conquest of the Crystal Palace

                                                         These grape monsters are the worst kind of party crashers.                                   It’s like if the movie “The Last Emperor” featured a quirky crime-fighting dog that talked.   PLAYERS: 1 PUBLISHER: Asmik DEVELOPER: Quest GENRE: Platformer RELEASE DATE: November 1990   Go on, read the title of this game aloud to yourself: … Continue reading #148 – Conquest of the Crystal Palace