Double Dragon II: The Revenge

Double Dragon II: The Revenge

1990

System
NES
Publisher
Aksys Games
Developer
Technos Japan Corp.

6.3

Game Rating

User Ratings: 6

Our Review: 6/10

Overview

Number of Players
2
Genre
Fighting
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 6th Mar 2012, 500 points (JPN - Arc System Works)
  • 21st Jun 2012, 500 points (USA)
  • 19th Jul 2012, 500 points (UK/EU)

3DS eShop

  • 29th May 2013, ¥500 (JPN)
  • 22nd May 2014, £4.49/€4.99 (UK/EU)
  • 12th Jun 2014, $4.99 (USA)

Wii U eShop

  • 14th Aug 2014, $4.99, 14 MB (USA)
  • 21st Aug 2014, £3.49 (UK/EU)

NES

  • 23rd Dec 1989 (JPN)
  • 15th Jan 1990 (USA - Acclaim)
Series
Double Dragon

Screenshots (4)

Double Dragon II: The Revenge Screenshot
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Screenshot
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Screenshot
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Screenshot

Reviews

  • 84

    Wii U eShop / NES

    Review Double Dragon II: The Revenge

    Double draggin'

    There was a period from the late-'80s to the early-'90s when side-scrolling beat 'em up games were all the (streets of?) rage – from Double Dragon to Final Fight to Streets of Rage, we just couldn't get enough of punching hooligans in the face down long straight paths. Perhaps the most fun aspect of these titles was the multiplayer...

  • 41

    3DS eShop / NES

    Review Double Dragon II: The Revenge

    Now actually living up to its name

    As one of the first scrolling beat 'em ups ever made, the original Double Dragon became a smash hit when it was released way back in 1987, and like most arcade games at the time quickly received a port to the NES. A single year later, Double Dragon II was released in arcades and, as was to be expected, it was also...

  • 37

    Wii Virtual Console / NES

    Review Double Dragon II: The Revenge

    Revenge is sweet

    When Double Dragon first hit the arcade scene back in 1987, it was immediately lauded for its intense beat 'em up gameplay and slick visuals and soundtrack. After making pit stops on a number of platforms, the NES included, the game only grew in popularity. So it was only natural that a sequel, Double Dragon II: The Revenge would...

About The Game

Billy and Jimmy Lee, the Double Dragons, are back to avenge the loss of Marian!

In their quest to defeat the evil Shadow Warriors, the duo face nine missions up against deadly street gangs, ninjas, and huge mutant fighters! Traverse through construction sites, alleyways, and underwater hideouts filled with traps. Can Billy and Jimmy contend with the enemies before them and ultimately save the world?!