I’m putting the next episode of the show on hold for a month, in the wake of the tragedy at Kyoto Animation and due to the presence of “The Ignition Factor” among the covered games. Instead, I’ll be discussing the second companion book to one of Nintendo’s miniature consoles – Playing With Super Power.

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We start the Best of the Rest Part 3, with a plethora of strategy games and RPGs.

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I continue with the Best of the Rest with a slew of action games.

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We start the Best of the Rest Part 1, with a whole bunch of platformers.

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Snippet of the cover for Nintendo Power #60

We wrap up Year 6 of Nintendo Power with a classic title, and the results of the Nintendo Power Awards

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We move on to issue #58 of Nintendo Power, featuring Wario’s first starring role.

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Games Reviewed:
NBA Jam – Midway
Wolfenstein 3D – ID
Stunt Race FX – Nintendo
R-Type III – Irem
Metal Marines – Namco
Flintstones: Treasure of Sierra Madrock – Taito
Super Mario Land 3: Wario Land – Nintendo

This time we start 1994 with issue #57 of Nintendo Power, with another Looney Tunes licensed game, and a winter sports game roundup.

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Games Reviewed:

  • Bugs Bunny in Rabbit Rampage – Sunsoft
  • Young Merlin – Virgin Interactive
  • Skyblazer – Sony
  • Inspector Gadget – Hudson
  • Winter Extreme – Electro Brain
  • Winter Olympic Games – US Gold
  • Riddick Bowe Boxing – Extreme Entertainment
  • Brett Hull Hockey – Accolade
  • Pro Sport Hockey – Jaleco
  • Sports Illustrated Football & Baseball – Malibu Interactive
  • ABC Monday Night Football – Data East
  • Relief Pitcher – Left Field Entertainment
  • BCA Championship Pool – Mindscape
  • Side Pocket – Data East
  • Lester The Unlikely – DTMC Games
  • Choplifter III – Ocean Software
  • Arcade’s Revenge – LJN
  • Bart & The Beanstalk – Acclaim
  • StarTropics II – Nintendo

This time we start 1994 with issue #56 of Nintendo Power, and begin a new era for The Blue Bomber.

Kim Justice’s video about the Bitmap Brothers

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Games Reviewed:
Mega Man X – Capcom
Flashback – Delphine Software
Claymates – Interplay
Soldiers of Fortune – Renegade Software
Battletoads & Double Dragon – Tradewest
Batman: The Animated Series (GB) – Konami
TMNT III: The Radical Rescue – Konami
Tetris II (GB) – Nintendo
Chip & Dale’s Rescue Rangers 2 – Capcom

This time we’re wrapping up 1993 with issue #55 of Nintendo Power covering December, featuring Aladdin!

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Games Reviewed:

  • Aladdin – Capcom
  • NHL Stanley Cup – Nintendo
  • Clay Fighter – Interplay
  • The Marvin Missions – Sunsoft
  • Battle Cars – Namco
  • Tom & Jerry: Frantic Antics – Hi Tech Expressions
  • Mega Man IV (GB) – Capcom
  • Mega Man VI (NES) – Capcom
  • Tetris II – Nintendo