Tag Archives: Hockey

#711 – Wayne Gretzky Hockey

                                                             “This Game is For Advanced Players”? I’d say This Game is For No One.                                                                                                           Where’s Gretzky? WE CAME FOR GRETZKY!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: THQ DEVELOPER: Bethesda Softworks GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: January 1991   “What the hell’s going on?” is not a phrase one wants to utter during … Continue reading #711 – Wayne Gretzky Hockey

#490 – Pro Sports Hockey

                                                                                                                                 The sport of bloody, toothless kings!                                                                                                                                                                  Pipe down in there, #32!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Jaleco DEVELOPER: TOSE GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: November 1993   If you’re a hockey aficionado or if you just like beating people up atop sheets of ice, Pro Sport Hockey has you covered!… for … Continue reading #490 – Pro Sports Hockey

#294 – Ice Hockey

                                                                                                                                       Chuck Norris, Hockey Ranger.                   Every single one of those bobble-heads in the audience is cruisin’ for a bruisin’. You heard it here first!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Nintendo DEVELOPER: Pax Softonica GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: March 1988   There’s really no reason why hockey players and fans alike should … Continue reading #294 – Ice Hockey

#088 – Blades of Steel

                                                                           Strange that Konami began their 8-bit careers as silly sports game designers.                                                                                                                                                                        Go, Edmonton, go!   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Konami DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: December 1988   The legend of this game loomed large on the playground when I was a kid. … Continue reading #088 – Blades of Steel