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