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Here is the complete list of games you can find inside Nintendo Life. It is possible to reorder the list below by clicking on the headings such as release date.

Title Rating System Publisher Players Genre US Date » Price
Donkey Kong Donkey Kong - Arcade Nintendo 2 Platformer 01 Jan 81 -
Donkey Kong Jr. Donkey Kong Jr. - Arcade Nintendo 2 Platformer 10 Apr 82 -
Popeye Popeye - Arcade Nintendo 2 Platformer 06 Sep 82 -
Mario Bros. Mario Bros. - Arcade Nintendo 2 Platformer 18 Aug 83 -
Donkey Kong 3 Donkey Kong 3 - Arcade Nintendo 2 Shooter 26 Oct 83 -
Donkey Kong Jr. Math Donkey Kong Jr. Math 3/10 NES Nintendo 2 Education 18 Oct 85 -
Duck Hunt Duck Hunt 8/10 NES Nintendo 2 Action 18 Oct 85 -
Gyromite Gyromite - NES Nintendo 1 Platformer 18 Oct 85 -
Stack-Up Stack-Up - NES Nintendo 1 Puzzle 18 Oct 85 -
Wild Gunman Wild Gunman - NES Nintendo 1 Shooter 18 Oct 85 -
Super Mario Bros. Super Mario Bros. 9/10 NES Nintendo 2 Action 17 Nov 85 -
Popeye Popeye - NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 11 Jun 86 -
Pro Wrestling Pro Wrestling - NES Nintendo 2 Sports 01 Mar 87 -
Metroid Metroid 7/10 NES Nintendo 1 Adventure 01 Aug 87 -
The Legend of Zelda The Legend of Zelda 8/10 NES Nintendo 1 Adventure 22 Aug 87 -
Lode Runner Lode Runner 5/10 NES Hudson 1 Puzzle 01 Sep 87 -
Stinger Stinger - NES Konami 1 Shooter 01 Sep 87 -
Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream Punch-Out!! Featuring Mr. Dream
aka Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!!
8/10 NES Nintendo 1 Sports 01 Oct 87 -
Rad Racer Rad Racer - NES Square - - 01 Oct 87 -
Contra Contra
aka Probotector (Europe)
- NES Konami 2 Action 02 Feb 88 -
Metal Gear Metal Gear - NES Ultra Games 1 - Jun 1988 -
Adventure Island Adventure Island 7/10 NES Hudson 1 Action 01 Sep 88 -
Mickey Mousecapade Mickey Mousecapade - NES Capcom - - 31 Dec 88 -
Kung-Fu Heroes Kung-Fu Heroes 6/10 NES Culture Brain 2 Action 1988 -
Mappy-Land Mappy-Land 6/10 NES Bandai Namco 1 Action 1988 -
Adventures of Lolo Adventures of Lolo 7/10 NES HAL Laboratory 1 Puzzle 20 Apr 89 -
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde - NES Bandai 1 - Apr 1989 -
Monster Party Monster Party - NES Bandai 1 Platformer 01 Jun 89 -
Dragon Warrior Dragon Warrior - NES Nintendo 1 RPG Aug 1989 -
Flying Dragon: The Secret Scroll Flying Dragon: The Secret Scroll 5/10 NES Culture Brain 1 Action Aug 1989 -
DuckTales DuckTales
aka Disney's DuckTales
9/10 NES Capcom 1 Platformer 01 Sep 89 -
Back to the Future Back to the Future - NES LJN Toys 1 Action 20 Sep 89 -
Fester's Quest Fester's Quest
aka The Addams Family: Uncle Fester's Quest
1/10 NES Sunsoft - Action 01 Oct 89 -
Castlevania: The Adventure Castlevania: The Adventure
aka Dracula Densetsu (Japan)
3/10 Game Boy Konami 1 Platformer 10 Dec 89 -
Sweet Home Sweet Home - NES Capcom 1 Adventure 15 Dec 89 -
Robocop Robocop - NES Ocean - - 1989 -
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Double Dragon II: The Revenge 6/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Fighting 15 Jan 90 -
Super Mario Bros. 3 Super Mario Bros. 3 10/10 NES Nintendo 1 Action 12 Feb 90 -
Hyper Lode Runner Hyper Lode Runner 6/10 Game Boy Bandai 1 Platformer 28 Feb 90 -
Pin Bot Pin Bot - NES Nintendo 4 Arcade Apr 1990 -
Batman: The Video Game Batman: The Video Game 8/10 Game Boy Sunsoft 1 Platformer 01 Jul 90 -
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan
aka Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles: Fall of the Foot Clan
8/10 Game Boy Konami 1 Fighting 03 Aug 90 -
Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse 9/10 NES Konami 1 Action 01 Sep 90 -
Street Fighter 2010: The Final Fight Street Fighter 2010: The Final Fight 6/10 NES Capcom 1 Platformer 01 Sep 90 -
The Final Fantasy Legend The Final Fantasy Legend
aka Makai Toushi SaGa
- Game Boy Squaresoft 1 RPG 30 Sep 90 $800.00
Dr. Mario Dr. Mario 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Puzzle 01 Oct 90 -
Super Glove Ball Super Glove Ball - NES Mattel 1 - Oct 1990 -
Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones Double Dragon III: The Sacred Stones - NES Technōs Japan - - Nov 1990 -
Dr. Mario Dr. Mario 5/10 Game Boy Nintendo 1 Puzzle 01 Dec 90 -
Nintendo World Cup Nintendo World Cup - NES Nintendo 4 Sports 01 Dec 90 -
Little Ninja Brothers Little Ninja Brothers
aka Super Chinese 2 (Japan)
8/10 NES Culture Brain 1 Action 1990 -
Miracle Piano Teaching System Miracle Piano Teaching System - NES The Software Tool... 1 Education 1990 -
Nintendo World Championships Nintendo World Championships - NES Nintendo 2 Platformer 1990 -
The Chessmaster The Chessmaster 7/10 Game Boy Hi-Tech Expressio... 2 Strategy 01 Jan 91 -
Shadow of the Ninja Shadow of the Ninja
aka Blue Shadow (EU title)
7/10 NES Natsume 2 Action Jan 1991 -
Operation C Operation C 8/10 Game Boy Konami 1 Action 05 Feb 91 -
Flying Warriors Flying Warriors 6/10 NES Culture Brain 1 Action Feb 1991 -
WWF Superstars WWF Superstars - Game Boy LJN Toys 1 Fighting Apr 1991 -
R-Type R-Type 7/10 Game Boy Irem 1 Shooter 01 May 91 -
S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team S.C.A.T.: Special Cybernetic Attack Team
aka Action in New York (EU title)
8/10 NES Natsume 2 Action Jun 1991 -
Lagoon Lagoon - SNES Kemco 1 RPG 18 Jul 91 -
Bill & Ted's Excellent Game Boy Adventure Bill & Ted's Excellent Game Boy Adventure 7/10 Game Boy LJN Toys 2 Platformer 31 Jul 91 -
Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge Castlevania II: Belmont's Revenge
aka Dracula Densetsu II (Japan)
9/10 Game Boy Konami 1 Adventure 12 Aug 91 -
Super Mario World Super Mario World 10/10 SNES Nintendo 1 Action 23 Aug 91 -
UN Squadron UN Squadron
aka Area 88 (Japan)
9/10 SNES Capcom 1 Shooter 03 Sep 91 -
Bart Simpson's Escape from Camp Deadly Bart Simpson's Escape from Camp Deadly
aka Bart no Survival Camp (JP)
- Game Boy Acclaim 1 Platformer 01 Nov 91 -
Super Tennis Super Tennis - SNES Nintendo 2 Sports 02 Nov 91 -
Faceball 2000 Faceball 2000 8/10 Game Boy Bullet-Proof 4 Shooter 30 Nov 91 -
The Simpsons: Bart vs the Space Mutants The Simpsons: Bart vs the Space Mutants - NES Acclaim 1 - 1991 -
Super E.D.F. Earth Defense Force Super E.D.F. Earth Defense Force 6/10 SNES Jaleco 1 Shooter Jan 1992 -
M.C. Kids M.C. Kids
aka McDonaldland (European title)
6/10 NES Virgin Interactive 2 Platformer 01 Feb 92 -
The Addams Family The Addams Family 7/10 SNES Ocean - Platformer 04 Mar 92 -
Arcana Arcana
aka Card Master: Rimsalia no Fuuin (Japan)
7/10 SNES HAL Laboratory 1 RPG 01 Jun 92 -
Mario Paint Mario Paint - SNES Nintendo - - 01 Aug 92 -
Super Pang Super Pang
aka Super Buster Bros. (NA)
7/10 SNES Capcom 1 Arcade 07 Aug 92 -
The Lost Vikings The Lost Vikings - SNES Interplay 2 Puzzle 14 Aug 92 -
Super Mario Kart Super Mario Kart 9/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Racing 01 Sep 92 -
Axelay Axelay 9/10 SNES Konami 1 Shooter 11 Sep 92 -
Adventure Island III Adventure Island III - NES Hudson 1 Platformer 18 Sep 92 -
Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness Gargoyle's Quest II: The Demon Darkness 8/10 NES Capcom 1 Action 01 Oct 92 -
Super Double Dragon Super Double Dragon
aka Return of Double Dragon (Japan)
6/10 SNES Tradewest 2 Fighting 16 Oct 92 -
Soul Blazer Soul Blazer 9/10 SNES Enix 1 RPG 27 Oct 92 -
Crash 'n the Boys: Street Challenge Crash 'n the Boys: Street Challenge 5/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Sports Oct 1992 -
Another World Another World
aka Out of This World
8/10 SNES Interplay 1 Action 01 Nov 92 -
Dr. Franken Dr. Franken 6/10 Game Boy Kemco 1 Action 01 Dec 92 -
Mega Man III Mega Man III 8/10 Game Boy Capcom 1 Action 11 Dec 92 -
Rival Turf! Rival Turf!
aka Rushing Beat (Japan)
4/10 SNES HAMSTER 2 Fighting 23 Dec 92 -
Krusty's Fun House Krusty's Fun House - SNES Acclaim - - 1992 -
Mario is Missing! Mario is Missing! - SNES Mindscape 1 Education 1992 -
The Addams Family: Pugsley's Scavenger Hunt The Addams Family: Pugsley's Scavenger Hunt 7/10 SNES Ocean - Action 01 Feb 93 -
Adventure Island II: Aliens in Paradise Adventure Island II: Aliens in Paradise 9/10 Game Boy Hudson 1 Platformer 26 Feb 93 -
Star Fox Star Fox
aka Starwing (European title)
9/10 SNES Nintendo 1 Shooter 01 Mar 93 -
Batman Returns Batman Returns 7/10 SNES Konami 1 Action 31 Mar 93 -
Cybernator Cybernator
aka Assault Suits Valken (Japan)
8/10 SNES Konami 1 Action 04 Apr 93 -
Mighty Final Fight Mighty Final Fight 8/10 NES Capcom 1 Fighting 01 Jul 93 -
Kid Dracula Kid Dracula 9/10 Game Boy Konami 1 Platformer 06 Jul 93 -
Goof Troop Goof Troop 7/10 SNES Capcom 2 Adventure 11 Jul 93 -
Sunset Riders Sunset Riders 8/10 SNES Konami 2 Action 06 Aug 93 -
The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening
aka Zeruda no Densetsu: Yume o Miru Shima
10/10 Game Boy Nintendo 1 Adventure 06 Aug 93 -
Super Mario All-Stars Super Mario All-Stars - SNES Nintendo 2 Platformer 11 Aug 93 -
Plok Plok 8/10 SNES Nintendo 1 Action 01 Sep 93 -
Gunstar Heroes Gunstar Heroes 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 09 Sep 93 -
Mortal Kombat Mortal Kombat 1/10 Game Boy Acclaim 1 Fighting 13 Sep 93 -
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: Radical Rescue Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III: Radical Rescue - Game Boy Konami 1 Action 16 Sep 93 -
Genghis Khan II: Clan of the Gray Wolf Genghis Khan II: Clan of the Gray Wolf 7/10 SNES Koei Tecmo 2 Strategy 23 Sep 93 -
Final Fantasy Legend III Final Fantasy Legend III 7/10 Game Boy Sunsoft 1 RPG 29 Sep 93 -
Yoshi's Safari Yoshi's Safari - SNES Nintendo - - Sep 1993 -
Rock & Roll Racing Rock & Roll Racing 8/10 SNES Interplay 2 Racing 14 Oct 93 -
Shadowrun Shadowrun 9/10 SNES Data East 1 RPG 01 Nov 93 -
Mega Man IV Mega Man IV 9/10 Game Boy Capcom 1 Action 01 Dec 93 -
Nobunaga's Ambition Nobunaga's Ambition 7/10 SNES Koei 1 Strategy 01 Dec 93 -
Flashback Flashback
aka Flashback: The Quest for Identity
- SNES U.S. Gold 1 Action 22 Dec 93 -
Metal Marines Metal Marines 7/10 SNES Bandai Namco 1 Strategy Dec 1993 -
Mario is Missing! Mario is Missing! - NES Nintendo 1 Education 1993 -
Mickey Mania Mickey Mania
aka Mickey Mania: The Timeless Adventures of Mickey Mouse
8/10 SNES Sony Imagesoft 1 Platformer 01 Jan 94 -
NBA Jam NBA Jam 9/10 SNES Acclaim 2 Arcade 04 Apr 94 -
Mario's Time Machine Mario's Time Machine - NES Nintendo 1 Education 23 Jun 94 -
Breath of Fire Breath of Fire 5/10 SNES Capcom 1 RPG 10 Aug 94 -
Illusion of Gaia Illusion of Gaia
aka Illusion of Time
8/10 SNES Nintendo 1 RPG 01 Sep 94 -
Vortex Vortex 7/10 SNES Electro Brain 1 Action 08 Sep 94 -
Mega Man V Mega Man V 9/10 Game Boy Capcom 1 Action 10 Sep 94 -
Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage Spider-Man and Venom: Maximum Carnage - SNES LJN Toys - - 16 Sep 94 -
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Mighty Morphin Power Rangers - SNES Bandai - - Sep 1994 -
Stunt Race FX Stunt Race FX
aka Wild Trax (Japan)
8/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Racing 10 Oct 94 -
The Great Circus Mystery Starring Mickey & Minnie The Great Circus Mystery Starring Mickey & Minnie
aka Disney's Magical Quest 2 Starring Mickey & Minnie (re-release title)
8/10 SNES Capcom 1 Platformer 16 Oct 94 -
Uniracers Uniracers - SNES Nintendo 8 Racing 20 Oct 94 -
Mortal Kombat II Mortal Kombat II 7/10 Game Boy Midway 1 Fighting 27 Oct 94 -
J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings - Volume I J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings - Volume I 3/10 SNES Interplay 4 Action Oct 1994 -
Street Racer Street Racer 7/10 SNES Ubisoft 4 Racing 01 Nov 94 -
Demon's Crest Demon's Crest 9/10 SNES Capcom 1 Action 17 Nov 94 -
Home Improvement: Power Tool Pursuit! Home Improvement: Power Tool Pursuit! - SNES Absolute Entertai... 1 Platformer Nov 1994 -
Biker Mice From Mars Biker Mice From Mars 7/10 SNES Konami 2 Racing 28 Dec 94 -
Star Trek: Starfleet Academy Starship Bridge Simulator Star Trek: Starfleet Academy Starship Bridge Simulator - SNES Interplay - - Dec 1994 -
Brutal: Paws of Fury Brutal: Paws of Fury - SNES GameTek - - 1994 -
Addams Family Values Addams Family Values 8/10 SNES Ocean 1 Action 01 Feb 95 -
Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistrals Lufia II: Rise of the Sinistrals
aka Estpolis 2
9/10 SNES Natsume 1 RPG 23 Feb 95 -
EarthBound EarthBound 9/10 SNES Nintendo 1 RPG 02 Jun 95 -
Donkey Kong Land Donkey Kong Land 8/10 Game Boy Nintendo 1 Action 26 Jun 95 -
Wild Guns Wild Guns 9/10 SNES Natsume 2 Shooter 01 Jul 95 -
Galactic Pinball Galactic Pinball 7/10 Virtual Boy Nintendo 1 Action 14 Aug 95 -
Mario's Tennis Mario's Tennis 7/10 Virtual Boy Nintendo 1 Sports 14 Aug 95 -
Red Alarm Red Alarm 8/10 Virtual Boy Nintendo 1 Action 14 Aug 95 -
Teleroboxer Teleroboxer 5/10 Virtual Boy Nintendo 1 Sports 14 Aug 95 -
Killer Instinct Killer Instinct - SNES Nintendo 2 Fighting 30 Aug 95 -
Castlevania: Dracula X Castlevania: Dracula X
aka Castlevania: Vampire's Kiss
5/10 SNES Konami 1 Action 01 Sep 95 -
Mega Man 7 Mega Man 7 8/10 SNES Capcom 1 Platformer 01 Sep 95 -
Virtual League Baseball Virtual League Baseball
aka Virtual Pro Yakyuu '95 (Japan)
3/10 Virtual Boy Kemco 1 Sports 11 Sep 95 -
Jack Bros. Jack Bros.
aka Jack Bros. no Meirô de Hiihoo! (JPN)
8/10 Virtual Boy Atlus 1 Action 01 Oct 95 -
Mario Clash Mario Clash 6/10 Virtual Boy Nintendo 1 Action 01 Oct 95 -
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island 10/10 SNES Nintendo 1 Platformer 04 Oct 95 -