(GB / Game Boy)

Double Dragon (GB / Game Boy)

Game Profile

Double Dragon is the story of Billy and Jimmy Lee, twin brothers who learned to fight on the cold, tough streets of the city.

Their expert knowledge of the martial arts combined with their street-smarts has made them both formidable fighting machines.

But now Billy is faced with his greatest challenge. His girlfriend, Marion, has been kidnapped. Using whatever weapons come to hand he must persue the gang through the slums, factories and wooded outskirts of the city.

Game Review

Review

Europe PAL Version

Posted by Dave Frear

Streets of Joy

Double Dragon begins with Marion minding her own business when she is confronted and kidnapped by three thugs. She can remain calm, though. It's not because the cartoony visuals give the abduction a Donkey Kong vibe (even with a punch to the gut) – it's...

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User Comments (6)

Kit

#2

Kit said:

I remember this game. I used to have Double Dragon on my old ZX Spectrum back in the 80s - a brilliant game, it was one of my favourites.

Kit

#4

Kit said:

It's definitely got a steep difficulty curve, but with enough persistence is it possible to complete, but it is definitely made easier of course with help from a friend. I wonder if this game will be 2 player on the 3DS VC?

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