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Super Nintendo Light Gun Games and First Person Shooters

3 monthes ago   |   By Racket Boy

Presented by Ack
Perhaps its not surprising that both the Light Gun and First Person Shooter genre never really took off on Nintendo's second console. Considering their tight hold on product and their emphasis on censorship, Nintendo's attitude towards some of the more extreme material in these games was either to cut it or ban it, sometimes with very odd results. This is the generation where the “Nintendo makes kiddy consoles” argument really began to take hold, following an ad campaign by Nintendo's biggest competitor at the time, Sega, to show the Genesis as the cool choice for an older...
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The Super Nintendo /Super Famicom Shmups Library

The Super Nintendo /Super Famicom Shmups Library

3 monthes ago   |   By Racket Boy

Presented by Racketboy, Marurn, dunpeal2064, gszx1337, Tom Bordelon , G to the Next Level , and Rawblink
We have covered the 2D shooter libraries of many of the consoles that are known as a cornerstone for shmup enthusiasts. The Turbografx-16/PCE , the Sega Dreamcast , Playstation , and Sega Saturn are just a few that come to mind. The Sega Genesis/Megadrive also ranks highly on shooter libraries, but Nintendo's 16-bit peer often gets overlooked due to the casual reputation of having shooters that are notorious for slowdown.
While it is true that there are handful of big-name shmup...
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