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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 EU Date Price
California Games California Games 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 8 Sports 11 Apr 08 -
Summer Games II Summer Games II 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 8 Sports 27 Jun 08 500 points
Winter Games Winter Games 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 8 Sports 20 Feb 09 500 points
World Games World Games 5/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 8 Sports 25 Apr 08 500 points
Battle Lode Runner Battle Lode Runner 6/10 TG-16 Hudson 5 Puzzle 27 Apr 07 600 points
Bomberman '93 Bomberman '93 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 5 Action 08 Dec 06 600 points
Bomberman '94 Bomberman '94 9/10 TG-16 Hudson 5 Import 10 Jul 09 700 points
Columns III: Revenge of Columns Columns III: Revenge of Columns 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 5 Puzzle 02 May 08 900 points
Dungeon Explorer Dungeon Explorer 7/10 TG-16 Hudson 5 RPG 08 Dec 06 600 points
Moto Roader Moto Roader 4/10 TG-16 Hudson 5 Racing 05 Jan 07 600 points
World Sports Competition World Sports Competition 5/10 TG-16 Hudson 5 Sports 01 Jun 07 600 points
F-Zero X F-Zero X 9/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Racing 15 Jun 07 1,000 points
Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards Kirby 64: The Crystal Shards 7/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Action 07 Mar 08 1,000 points
Mario Golf Mario Golf 8/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Sports 23 Jan 09 1,000 points
Mario Kart 64 Mario Kart 64 9/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Racing 26 Jan 07 1,000 points
Mario Party 2 Mario Party 2 8/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Party 24 Dec 10 1,000 points
Mario Tennis Mario Tennis 8/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Sports 18 Jun 10 1,000 points
Natsume Championship Wrestling Natsume Championship Wrestling 6/10 SNES Natsume 4 Fighting 18 Feb 11 900 points
Rush Rush Rally Racing Rush Rush Rally Racing 8/10 WiiWare Redspotgames 4 Racing 19 Apr 12 900 points
Star Fox 64 Star Fox 64
aka Lylat Wars
9/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Action 20 Apr 07 1,000 points
Super Smash Bros. Super Smash Bros. 7/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Fighting 12 Jun 09 1,000 points
Power Golf Power Golf 4/10 TG-16 Hudson 3 Sports 09 Nov 07 600 points
Secret of Mana Secret of Mana 9/10 SNES Square Enix 3 RPG 26 Dec 08 800 points
1080° Snowboarding 1080° Snowboarding 8/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Sports 18 Jan 08 1,000 points
1942 1942 5/10 VC Arcade Capcom 2 Shooter 21 Jan 11 800 points
Alien Storm Alien Storm 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 11 Jan 08 800 points
Altered Beast Altered Beast 3/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 08 Dec 06 800 points
Art of Fighting Art of Fighting 4/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 02 Nov 07 900 points
Art of Fighting 2 Art of Fighting 2 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 11 Jul 08 900 points
Art of Fighting 3: The Path of the Warrior Art of Fighting 3: The Path of the Warrior 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 13 Jun 13 900 points
Balloon Fight Balloon Fight 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 08 Jun 07 500 points
Baseball Baseball 4/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 29 Dec 06 500 points
Baseball Stars 2 Baseball Stars 2 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 30 Nov 07 900 points
Bio-Hazard Battle Bio-Hazard Battle 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Shooter 02 Mar 07 800 points
Blades of Steel Blades of Steel 7/10 NES Konami 2 Sports 21 Dec 07 500 points
Blue's Journey Blue's Journey 5/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Adventure 09 Nov 07 900 points
Bonanza Bros Bonanza Bros 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Arcade 02 Feb 07 800 points
Bonk 3: Bonk's Big Adventure Bonk 3: Bonk's Big Adventure 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Action 31 Aug 07 600 points
Brawl Brothers Brawl Brothers
aka Rival Turf! 2
6/10 SNES HAMSTER 2 Fighting 01 Apr 11 800 points
Break In Break In 5/10 TG-16 Naxat Soft 2 Import 09 May 08 700 points
Bubble Bobble Bubble Bobble 8/10 NES Taito 2 Arcade 23 Nov 07 500 points
Burning Fight Burning Fight 5/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 30 May 08 900 points
Chew Man Fu Chew Man Fu 7/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Puzzle 02 Mar 07 600 points
ClayFighter ClayFighter 4/10 Mega Drive Interplay 2 Fighting 06 Feb 09 800 points
Columns Columns 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Puzzle 15 Dec 06 800 points
Contra III: The Alien Wars Contra III: The Alien Wars
aka Super Probotector: Alien Rebels
9/10 SNES Konami 2 Action 19 Jan 07 800 points
Crack Down Crack Down 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Arcade 07 Sep 07 800 points
Cruis'n USA Cruis'n USA 3/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Racing 28 Mar 08 1,000 points
Detana!! TwinBee Detana!! TwinBee 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Import 24 Jul 09 700 points
Donkey Kong Country Donkey Kong Country 9/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Action 08 Dec 06 800 points
Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy's Kong Quest 9/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Action 16 May 07 800 points
Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble! 9/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Action 25 Dec 07 800 points
Donkey Kong Jr. Math Donkey Kong Jr. Math 3/10 NES Nintendo 2 Education 20 Apr 07 500 points
Double Dragon II: The Revenge Double Dragon II: The Revenge 6/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Fighting 19 Jul 12 500 points
Double Dribble Double Dribble 4/10 NES Konami 2 Sports 16 Nov 07 500 points
Double Dungeons Double Dungeons 2/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 RPG 09 Mar 07 600 points
Dr Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine Dr Robotnik's Mean Bean Machine 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Puzzle 15 Dec 06 800 points
Eternal Champions Eternal Champions 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 15 Feb 08 800 points
Exed Exes Exed Exes 4/10 VC Arcade Capcom 2 Shooter 07 Jan 11 800 points
Fatal Fury Fatal Fury 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 05 Oct 07 900 points
Fatal Fury 2 Fatal Fury 2 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 13 Jun 08 900 points
Fatal Fury 3: Road to the Final Victory Fatal Fury 3: Road to the Final Victory 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 20 Aug 10 900 points
Fatal Fury Special Fatal Fury Special 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 26 Mar 10 900 points
Fighting Street Fighting Street 3/10 TG-16 Capcom 2 Fighting 06 Nov 09 800 points
Final Fight 2 Final Fight 2 6/10 SNES Capcom 2 Fighting 09 Oct 09 800 points
Final Fight 3 Final Fight 3 8/10 SNES Capcom 2 Fighting 05 Feb 10 800 points
Forgotten Worlds Forgotten Worlds 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Shooter 28 Nov 08 800 points
Gain Ground Gain Ground 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Strategy 02 Feb 07 800 points
Ghoul Patrol Ghoul Patrol 6/10 SNES LucasArts 2 Action 14 May 10 800 points
Golden Axe Golden Axe 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 08 Dec 06 800 points
Golden Axe Golden Axe 7/10 VC Arcade SEGA 2 Fighting 18 Sep 09 900 points
Golden Axe II Golden Axe II 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 06 Jul 07 800 points
Golden Axe III Golden Axe III 5/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 05 Oct 07 800 points
Gunstar Heroes Gunstar Heroes 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 15 Dec 06 800 points
Ice Climber Ice Climber 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 16 Mar 07 500 points
Ice Hockey Ice Hockey 6/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 29 Dec 06 500 points
International Karate International Karate 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 2 Fighting 28 Mar 08 500 points
International Karate + International Karate + 8/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 2 Fighting 25 Jul 08 500 points
Ironclad Ironclad
aka Chōtetsu Brikin'ger
8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Import 12 Mar 10 1,000 points
Karnov's Revenge Karnov's Revenge
aka Fighter's History Dynamite
5/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 03 Dec 10 900 points
King of the Monsters King of the Monsters 4/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 27 Jun 08 900 points
Kirby Super Star Kirby Super Star
aka Kirby's Fun Pak
9/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Action 28 May 10 800 points
Kirby's Avalanche Kirby's Avalanche
aka Kirby's Ghost Trap
6/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Puzzle 27 Jul 07 800 points
Kirby's Dream Course Kirby's Dream Course 8/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Sports 29 Jun 07 800 points
Kirby's Dream Land 3 Kirby's Dream Land 3 7/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Action 24 Jul 09 900 points
Lunar Pool Lunar Pool 5/10 NES D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 24 Aug 07 500 points
Magical Drop II Magical Drop II 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Puzzle 03 Dec 10 900 points
Magical Drop III Magical Drop III 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Puzzle 14 Jan 11 900 points
Mario Bros. Mario Bros. 5/10 NES Nintendo 2 Arcade 08 Dec 06 500 points
Metal Slug Metal Slug 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 09 May 08 900 points
Metal Slug 2 Metal Slug 2 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 28 Nov 08 900 points
Metal Slug 3 Metal Slug 3 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 24 May 12 900 points
Metal Slug 4 Metal Slug 4 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 07 Mar 13 900 points
Metal Slug X Metal Slug X 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 13 Sep 12 900 points
Military Madness Military Madness 8/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Strategy 22 Dec 06 600 points
Monster Lair Monster Lair 4/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Shooter 21 Dec 07 800 points
NAM-1975 NAM-1975 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 15 Aug 13 900 points
Neo Turf Masters Neo Turf Masters 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 25 Jul 08 900 points
NES Open Tournament Golf NES Open Tournament Golf 7/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 11 May 07 500 points
Ninja Combat Ninja Combat 4/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 13 Jun 08 900 points
Ninja Commando Ninja Commando 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 11 Jul 08 900 points
Ninja Master's: Haō Ninpō Chō Ninja Master's: Haō Ninpō Chō 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 10 Jan 13 900 points
Pac-Attack Pac-Attack 7/10 SNES Bandai Namco 2 Puzzle 27 Jun 08 800 points
Pitstop II Pitstop II 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 2 Racing 08 Aug 08 500 points
Pokémon Puzzle League Pokémon Puzzle League 8/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Puzzle 30 May 08 1,000 points
Puyo Puyo 2: Tsuu Puyo Puyo 2: Tsuu 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Import 09 May 08 900 points
Real Bout Fatal Fury Real Bout Fatal Fury 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 25 Apr 13 900 points
Real Bout Fatal Fury 2: The Newcomers Real Bout Fatal Fury 2: The Newcomers 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 04 Oct 12 900 points
Real Bout Fatal Fury Special Real Bout Fatal Fury Special 8/10 Neo Geo SNK Playmore 2 Fighting 06 Sep 12 900 points
Rival Turf! Rival Turf!
aka Rushing Beat (Japan)
4/10 SNES HAMSTER 2 Fighting 08 Oct 10 800 points
Rolling Thunder 2 Rolling Thunder 2 8/10 Mega Drive Bandai Namco (2) 2 Arcade 07 Dec 07 800 points
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 04 Feb 11 600 points
Samurai Shodown Samurai Shodown 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 30 May 08 900 points
Samurai Shodown II Samurai Shodown II 9/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 08 Aug 08 900 points
Samurai Shodown III Samurai Shodown III 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 03 Sep 10 900 points
Samurai Shodown IV: Amakusa's Revenge Samurai Shodown IV: Amakusa's Revenge 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 08 Mar 12 900 points
Secret Command Secret Command
aka Rambo: First Blood Part II
6/10 SMS SEGA 2 Shooter 17 Apr 09 500 points
Sengoku Sengoku 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 25 Jul 13 900 points
Sengoku 2 Sengoku 2 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 07 Feb 13 900 points
Sengoku 3 Sengoku 3 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 05 Sep 13 900 points
Shadow of the Ninja Shadow of the Ninja
aka Blue Shadow (EU title)
7/10 NES Natsume 2 Action 09 Jul 10 600 points
Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye 3/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Board Game 27 Nov 09 800 points
Shinobi Shinobi 8/10 VC Arcade SEGA 2 Action 23 Oct 09 800 points
Shock Troopers Shock Troopers 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 08 Nov 12 900 points
Shock Troopers 2nd Squad Shock Troopers 2nd Squad 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 04 Apr 13 900 points
Shockman Shockman 6/10 TG-16 Hudson 2 Action 04 May 07 600 points
Skate or Die! Skate or Die! 4/10 NES Konami 2 Sports 21 Dec 07 500 points
Smash Table Tennis Smash Table Tennis
aka Smash Ping Pong (JPN title)
1/10 NES Nintendo 2 Import 17 Jul 09 600 points
Soccer Soccer 4/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 22 Dec 06 500 points
Sonic the Hedgehog 2 Sonic the Hedgehog 2 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 06 Jul 07 800 points
Sonic the Hedgehog 3 Sonic the Hedgehog 3 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 07 Sep 07 800 points
SonSon SonSon 6/10 VC Arcade Capcom 2 Arcade 17 Dec 10 800 points
Space Invaders: The Original Game Space Invaders: The Original Game 2/10 SNES Taito 2 Shooter 28 Nov 08 800 points
Spin Master Spin Master 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 12 Nov 10 900 points
Street Fighter Alpha 2 Street Fighter Alpha 2 8/10 SNES Capcom 2 Fighting 29 Jan 10 800 points
Street Fighter II' Turbo: Hyper Fighting Street Fighter II' Turbo: Hyper Fighting 8/10 SNES Capcom 2 Fighting 20 Jul 07 800 points
Street Fighter II': Champion Edition Street Fighter II': Champion Edition 7/10 TG-16 Capcom 2 Import 18 Dec 09 700 points
Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition Street Fighter II': Special Champion Edition 8/10 Mega Drive Capcom 2 Fighting 17 Oct 08 800 points
Street Fighter II: The World Warrior Street Fighter II: The World Warrior 7/10 SNES Capcom 2 Fighting 19 Jan 07 800 points
Street Gangs Street Gangs
aka River City Ransom
8/10 NES Aksys Games 2 Fighting 22 Feb 08 500 points
Street Hoop Street Hoop
aka Street Slam (US title)
8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 22 Oct 10 900 points
Streets of Rage Streets of Rage 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 02 Mar 07 800 points
Streets of Rage 2 Streets of Rage 2 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 01 Jun 07 800 points
Streets of Rage 3 Streets of Rage 3 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 05 Oct 07 800 points
Super C Super C
aka Probotector II: Return of the Evil Forces
7/10 NES Konami 2 Action 12 Oct 07 500 points
Super Mario Bros. Super Mario Bros. 9/10 NES Nintendo 2 Action 05 Jan 07 500 points
Super Mario Kart Super Mario Kart 9/10 SNES Nintendo 2 Racing 02 Apr 10 800 points
Super Street Fighter II Super Street Fighter II 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 12 Apr 12 800 points
Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers Super Street Fighter II: The New Challengers 8/10 SNES Capcom 2 Fighting 24 Jan 08 800 points
Tennis Tennis 4/10 NES Nintendo 2 Sports 22 Dec 06 500 points