Tag Archives: Volleyball

#706 – Volleyball

                                                                       Wipe those smiles off your faces! Nobody’s enjoying themselves here!                                                                                                                          A more pathetic display I’ve never seen.   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Nintendo DEVELOPER: Nintendo GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: March 1987   Volleyball makes you feel like you’ve never played a game before. After team U.S.A. – my pride and … Continue reading #706 – Volleyball

#702 – Venice Beach Volleyball

                                                                                                                                                   Sharks can’t play volleyball.                                                                                                                                                          Crabs can’t play either.   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous PUBLISHER: American Video Entertainment DEVELOPER: Idea-Tek GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: 1991   Venice Beach Volleyball is your standard back-and-forth volleyball throwdown, complete with salacious cover. There’s four teams – two male, two female – to choose from, each … Continue reading #702 – Venice Beach Volleyball

#627 – Super Spike V’Ball

                                                                                                              Surf and turf, brah!                                                                                                                                               A hush falls over the crowd…   PLAYERS: 1-4 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Nintendo DEVELOPER: Technos GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: February 1990   If you’ve ever wanted to see Billy and Jimmy from the Double Dragon series in their swim trunks, then Super Spike V’Ball is the title … Continue reading #627 – Super Spike V’Ball

#399 – Maxi 15: Part 1

                                                  The Maxi 15 cartridge gives itself five out of five stars. “I’m awesome!” it declares.   PLAYERS: 1-2 simultaneous/alternating PUBLISHER: American Video Entertainment DEVELOPER: Various GENRE: Various RELEASE DATE: 1992   The unfortunately titled Maxi-15 takes it to the hoop with fifteen games of varying quality. All of the games, save for two … Continue reading #399 – Maxi 15: Part 1

#343 – Kings of the Beach

                                                                      Truly this cover deserves a proper burial in a New Mexico landfill.                                                                                                                           Let the volleyball bro-down commence!   PLAYERS: 1-4 simultaneous PUBLISHER: Ultra Games DEVELOPER: Konami GENRE: Sports RELEASE DATE: January 1990   Beach please, Konami must have a mental disease! That crazy monolith of a company teamed up with … Continue reading #343 – Kings of the Beach