Archive for the ‘beat ’em up’ Tag

Nostalgic First: Batman Returns (NES)

Thursday, January 21st, 2021

The Gotham City is being overran by the Penguin & Catwoman! Can the Caped Crusader stop these two and be home in time for the holidays? We take our first look ever at Batman Returns on the Nintendo Entertainment System.

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Nostalgic First: Batman Beyond: Return of Joker (N64)

Friday, June 26th, 2020

Batman without Bruce Wayne? We jump to the next generation of Batman on the Nintendo 64 with the game based off the hit TV series “Batman Beyond”.

Nostalgic First: Terminator 2: Judgement Day (Game Gear)

Monday, May 18th, 2020

The greatest sequel of all time…must be an amazing game, right? We play for the first time Terminator 2: Judgement Day on the Sega Game Gear.

Nostalgic First: Battletoads (Game Gear)

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

Battletoads…brutal on the NES, made “more accessible” on other releases. Did they dumb down the game too much for the Sega Game Gear? Let’s try it out for the first time.

Nostalgic First: Streets of Rage (Game Gear)

Tuesday, May 5th, 2020

We didn’t enjoy the original Streets of Rage on the Genesis…will the handheld port be better? Bust out the Game Gear to take the streets back! Released on December 31st, 1992, the scaled back port follows the adventure of Blaze and Axel as they fight to save their streets for Mr. X and his crime syndicate.

Nostalgic Roe Presents: Double Dragon (NES)

Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

 

Billy and Jimmy Lee rocked the streets in 1987. But will a port by a company that had only 1 game behind its name be able to capture the magic of the genre defining arcade? Nostalgic Roe brawls his way through the NES port to find out.