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1. Posted: Fri 2nd Oct 2009 23:24 BST
Well we didn't do the "guess the game" this week as we're planning on sticking with the "spooky" theme for October. That means all of the SNES reviews on Friday will be spooky titles. The first one tonight will be Demon's Crest. Should be up in an hour or two.
Edited on Fri 2nd October, 2009 @ 23:24 by Corbs
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2. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 04:55 BST
Woo hoo!, 'The Legend of the Mystical Ninja' had ghosts in it, I'm not sure if they will be spooky enough for the October theme, though (Doh! it has already been awarded an 8/10 by Damien, http://vc.nintendolife.com/reviews/2007/03/legend_of_the_myst... so I am barking up the wrong tree there!). Part of the fun is guessing which title will be reviewed for next Friday, the 9th October. I'm sure that Natsume's Kiki KaiKai/ Pocky and Rocky had ghosts in it too (it certainly had goblins, including Rocky the racoon, a Nopino goblin).
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3. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 05:05 BST
The mystical ninja games has some of the best gameplay I've ever seen. The SNES Mystical Ninja and the first N64 game are two of my favorite games ever made. I still need to play the 2nd n64 outing, it looks like great fun. I'm going to guess one of the Addams Family games will be next
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4. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 05:27 BST
@y2josh I guess that it could always be SNES Goemon 2 or 3 as a (relatively) eerie Super Nintendo 'Spooky October' Review Friday game. 'Zombies Ate My Neighbours' is another possibility, as is Konami's 'Castlevania: Dracula X' (Vampire Kiss/ Akumajou Dracula XX).You never know, only Corbie has the answers!!!
5. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 08:18 BST
Zombies Ate my Neighbors IMO
Edited on Sat 3rd October, 2009 @ 08:18 by Bloodysaber
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6. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 08:47 BST
Mario is missing it's scary to think it's a "Mario" game
Edited on Sat 3rd October, 2009 @ 08:49 by malpon
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7. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 15:53 BST
Did SNES Goemon 2 and 3 even have a spectral element? I've played a little bit of the 2nd game (on GBA) and I don't remember coming across any ghosts (note to self, do not post comments at 5.30am, after lots of fun Friday night partying!).I am struggling to guess this one, it might be 'Ghoul Patrol' and 'ClayFighter' had Ickybod Clay. Naxat Soft had a Super Famicom game called 'Dorabochan' ('Kid Dracula'). I am wracking my brain to despair here! How many days is it until next Friday.... 6 whole more days. Arrrrgh! lol
8. Posted: Sat 3rd Oct 2009 15:56 BST
Well, Super Ghouls'n Ghosts has already been reviewed, as well as those other Halloween-themed titles. What other titles could there possibly be that haven't been reviewed yet? Buster Busts Loose! has a Halloween-themed stage, but it's just one stage and just a thought. Scooby Doo for the SNES is an obvious given choice.Still, can't wait for the next review!
Edited on Sat 3rd October, 2009 @ 15:58 by WanderFan91
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9. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 15:55 BST
Yay, it is Friday tomorrow, not long to wait now until the next NLife 'Super Nintendo Review' Friday game, the second of the October 16-bit spookers! Any last minute "guess the game" clues or hints, @Corbie ?
10. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 17:19 BST
I'll take astab at guessing some "spooky" games.
Adventure of Dr. FrankenAliens 3Bebe's Kids (Don't laigh this game gives me nightmares)Castlevania: Dracula XCasperKing of MonstersThe Twisted Tales of Spike McFangWarlockWolfchild
I know some of those are a stretch.
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11. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 21:10 BST
If not The Addams Family (first SNES game) and Scooby Doo, I don't know what else. Guess I'll just have to wait and see.
12. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 21:12 BST
Here's a hint...have you ever been trying to have a nice family outdoor BBQ and the undead just won't leave you alone?
13. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 21:17 BST
14. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 21:18 BST
Edited on Thu 8th October, 2009 @ 21:21 by Reala
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15. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 21:20 BST
StarBoy knows his stuff. It's Zombies Ate My Neighbors.
16. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 21:22 BST
Wow, I got it right? o_o I've only read good reviews on it, and not played it yet, and I guessed it right. How about that?
17. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 22:19 BST
Nice one, Zombies Ate My Neighbours, I look forward to reading the review tomorrow, @Corbie. It also means that I've saved a few bob this week, I already have this game on the Mega Drive and although there are differences, I do not think they will be enough to warrant a brand new purchase. Cheers.
18. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 22:24 BST
Not sure, I've only played the one that was released in America. If there were more released here I didn't know
19. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 22:36 BST
@y2josh I've got the second Goemon/ Mystical Ninja as a Japanese import on my Game Boy Advance, but there is a lot of unreadable text to the point that I did not even work out how to save my game! (Doh... that is bordering on pathetic!). Ignore my comment (no.7), I was talking a shed load of rubbish. From what I've seen of 2 and 3 there was no longer any ghosts, they were only in the first Mystical Ninja. You are right as far as I know, I do not think that either of the sequels were released in the US or Europe.
20. Posted: Thu 8th Oct 2009 23:02 BST
They [Mystical Ninja 2, 3, and 4] weren't [released outside Japan].