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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
Boulder Dash Boulder Dash 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 1 Puzzle 01 Jun 09 500 points
California Games California Games 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 8 Sports 06 Jul 09 -
Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine Cybernoid: The Fighting Machine 6/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 1 Shooter 09 Nov 09 500 points
International Karate International Karate 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 2 Fighting 23 Feb 09 500 points
Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance Last Ninja 2: Back with a Vengeance 9/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 1 Action 21 Sep 09 500 points
Nebulus Nebulus
aka Tower Toppler
7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 1 Action 04 May 09 500 points
Pitstop II Pitstop II 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 2 Racing 23 Feb 09 500 points
Summer Games II Summer Games II 7/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 8 Sports 16 Mar 09 500 points
The Last Ninja The Last Ninja 8/10 C64 Commodore Gaming 1 Action 23 Feb 09 500 points
Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 09 Apr 07 800 points
Alien Soldier Alien Soldier 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 05 Nov 07 900 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
Beyond Oasis Beyond Oasis
aka The Story of Thor
8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 19 Mar 07 800 points
Bio-Hazard Battle Bio-Hazard Battle 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Shooter 26 Feb 07 800 points
Bonanza Bros Bonanza Bros 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Arcade 29 Jan 07 800 points
Boogerman: A Pick and Flick Adventure Boogerman: A Pick and Flick Adventure 7/10 Mega Drive Interplay 1 Action 24 Nov 08 800 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
Columns III: Revenge of Columns Columns III: Revenge of Columns 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 5 Puzzle 04 Feb 08 800 points
Comix Zone Comix Zone 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Fighting 29 Jan 07 800 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
Dynamite Headdy Dynamite Headdy 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 30 Jul 07 800 points
Earthworm Jim Earthworm Jim 8/10 Mega Drive Interplay 1 Action 27 Oct 08 800 points
Earthworm Jim 2 Earthworm Jim 2 7/10 Mega Drive Interplay 1 Action 14 Dec 09 800 points
Ecco Jr. Ecco Jr. 2/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Education 26 Nov 07 800 points
Ecco The Dolphin Ecco The Dolphin 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Adventure 28 Nov 06 800 points
Ecco: The Tides of Time Ecco: The Tides of Time 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Adventure 02 Jul 07 800 points
Eternal Champions Eternal Champions 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 03 Dec 07 800 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
Galaxy Force II Galaxy Force II 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 11 May 09 800 points
Ghouls 'n Ghosts Ghouls 'n Ghosts 9/10 Mega Drive Capcom 1 Action 27 Aug 07 800 points
Gley Lancer Gley Lancer 7/10 Mega Drive Nippon Computer S... 1 Import 21 Jul 08 900 points
Golden Axe Golden Axe 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 28 Nov 06 800 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
Kid Chameleon Kid Chameleon 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 28 May 07 800 points
Landstalker Landstalker 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 03 Sep 07 800 points
Light Crusader Light Crusader 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 31 Dec 07 800 points
Mega Turrican Mega Turrican 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 14 Apr 08 800 points
Monster World IV Monster World IV 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Adventure 10 May 12 900 points
MUSHA MUSHA 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 19 Jan 09 800 points
Phantasy Star II Phantasy Star II 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 18 Feb 08 800 points
Phantasy Star III Phantasy Star III 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 21 Apr 08 800 points
Phantasy Star IV Phantasy Star IV 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 22 Dec 08 800 points
Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure 8/10 Mega Drive Activision 1 Platformer 13 Apr 09 800 points
Powerball Powerball 5/10 Mega Drive Bandai Namco (2) 2 Sports 24 Mar 08 800 points
Pulseman Pulseman 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Import 13 Jul 09 900 points
Puyo Puyo 2: Tsuu Puyo Puyo 2: Tsuu 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Import 10 Mar 08 900 points
Ristar Ristar 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 04 Dec 06 800 points
Rolling Thunder 2 Rolling Thunder 2 8/10 Mega Drive Bandai Namco (2) 2 Arcade 24 Dec 07 800 points
Shadow Dancer: The Secret of Shinobi Shadow Dancer: The Secret of Shinobi 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 18 Jan 10 800 points
Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye Shanghai II: Dragon's Eye 3/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Board Game 11 Jan 10 800 points
Shining Force Shining Force 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Strategy 23 Jul 07 800 points
Shining Force II: Ancient Sealing Shining Force II: Ancient Sealing 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Strategy 06 Oct 08 800 points
Shining in the Darkness Shining in the Darkness 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 13 Aug 07 800 points
Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master Shinobi III: Return of the Ninja Master 9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 20 Aug 07 800 points
Sonic & Knuckles Sonic & Knuckles 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 15 Feb 10 800 points
Sonic 3D Blast Sonic 3D Blast
aka Sonic 3D: Flickies' Island
6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 19 Nov 07 800 points
Sonic Spinball Sonic Spinball 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Simulation 12 Mar 07 800 points
Sonic the Hedgehog Sonic the Hedgehog 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 19 Nov 06 800 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
Space Harrier II Space Harrier II 4/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 18 Dec 06 800 points
Splatterhouse 2 Splatterhouse 2 6/10 Mega Drive Bandai Namco (2) 1 Fighting 04 Aug 08 800 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
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
Strider Strider
aka Strider Hiryu
9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 16 Feb 12 800 points
Super Fantasy Zone Super Fantasy Zone 8/10 Mega Drive Sunsoft 1 Shooter 21 Jul 08 900 points
Super Street Fighter II Super Street Fighter II 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 26 Apr 12 800 points
Super Thunder Blade Super Thunder Blade 2/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 17 Sep 07 800 points
Sword of Vermilion Sword of Vermilion 6/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 RPG 05 Mar 07 800 points
The Revenge of Shinobi The Revenge of Shinobi
aka Super Shinobi
9/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 17 Aug 09 800 points
ToeJam & Earl ToeJam & Earl 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 25 Dec 06 800 points
ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron ToeJam & Earl in Panic on Funkotron 5/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Action 04 Jun 07 800 points
Vectorman Vectorman 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Action 22 Sep 08 800 points
Virtua Fighter 2 Virtua Fighter 2 3/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Fighting 16 Apr 07 800 points
Wolf of the Battlefield: MERCS Wolf of the Battlefield: MERCS 7/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Shooter 09 Feb 09 800 points
Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair 3/10 Mega Drive SEGA 2 Shooter 20 Apr 09 900 points
Wonder Boy in Monster World Wonder Boy in Monster World 8/10 Mega Drive SEGA 1 Adventure 23 Apr 07 800 points
1080° Snowboarding 1080° Snowboarding 8/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Sports 28 Jan 08 1,000 points
Bomberman Hero Bomberman Hero 6/10 N64 Hudson 1 Adventure 07 Mar 11 1,000 points
Cruis'n USA Cruis'n USA 3/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Racing 31 Mar 08 1,000 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
Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber Ogre Battle 64: Person of Lordly Caliber 10/10 N64 Square Enix 1 Strategy 29 Mar 10 1,000 points
Paper Mario Paper Mario 10/10 N64 Nintendo 1 RPG 16 Jul 07 1,000 points
Pokémon Puzzle League Pokémon Puzzle League 8/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Puzzle 05 May 08 1,000 points
Pokémon Snap Pokémon Snap 7/10 N64 Nintendo 1 Simulation 10 Dec 07 1,000 points
Sin and Punishment Sin and Punishment 9/10 N64 Nintendo 1 Import 01 Oct 07 1,200 points
Star Fox 64 Star Fox 64
aka Lylat Wars
9/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Action 02 Apr 07 1,000 points
Super Mario 64 Super Mario 64 10/10 N64 Nintendo 1 Platformer 19 Nov 06 1,000 points
Super Smash Bros. Super Smash Bros. 7/10 N64 Nintendo 4 Fighting 21 Dec 09 1,000 points
The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask The Legend of Zelda: Majora's Mask 10/10 N64 Nintendo 1 Adventure 18 May 09 1,000 points
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 10/10 N64 Nintendo 1 Adventure 26 Feb 07 1,000 points
Wave Race 64 Wave Race 64 8/10 N64 Nintendo 2 Racing 06 Aug 07 1,000 points
Yoshi's Story Yoshi's Story 4/10 N64 Nintendo 1 Action 17 Sep 07 1,000 points
2020 Super Baseball 2020 Super Baseball 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 1 Sports 05 Jul 12 900 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
Baseball Stars 2 Baseball Stars 2 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 10 Dec 07 900 points
Blue's Journey Blue's Journey 5/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Adventure 12 Nov 07 900 points
Burning Fight Burning Fight 5/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 23 Jun 08 900 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
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
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
Magician Lord Magician Lord 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 1 Action 29 Oct 07 900 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Spin Master Spin Master 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Action 22 Nov 10 900 points
Street Hoop Street Hoop
aka Street Slam (US title)
8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Sports 01 Nov 10 900 points
The King of Fighters '94 The King of Fighters '94 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 07 Jan 08 900 points
The King of Fighters '95 The King of Fighters '95 6/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 26 Apr 10 900 points
The King of Fighters '96 The King of Fighters '96 7/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 12 Jul 12 900 points
The King of Fighters '97 The King of Fighters '97 8/10 Neo Geo D4 Enterprise 2 Fighting 08 Mar 12 900 points