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Robin Hood – Nintendo Power Volume 26 (July 1991)

Does the hottest summer film of 1991 translate into the hottest NES game? We’ll find out in this episode of Power Time, featuring Volume 26 of Nintendo Power. There’s also a sizzling Super NES game preview as we near its release. Check it out!

Nintendo Power Issue 26 Robin Hood

A few games mentioned…

  • Robin Hood
  • Rockin’ Kats
  • The Little Mermaid
  • Bill and Ted’s Excellent Video Game Adventure
  • Super Mario World
  • F-Zero
  • Zelda III
  • Pilotwings
  • Super Play Action Football
  • Gradius III
  • Super Bases Loaded
  • Super R-Type
  • Augusta Golf
  • Darius
  • Final Fight
  • Drakken
  • SimCity
  • Actraiser
  • Super Ghouls N Ghost
  • Legend of the Mystical Ninja
  • Jumbo Ozaki’s Hole In One Golf
  • Castlevania IV
  • Populous
  • U.N. Squadron
  • Super Ultra Baseball
  • Battle Dodge Ball
  • Gadulin
  • SD The Great Battle
  • Ultra Man
  • Big Run
  • D-Force
  • Bombuzal
  • Final Fantasy II
  • Dick Tracy
  • Navy Seals
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit (Gameboy)
  • Altered Space
  • Blades of Steel
  • Sneaky Snakes
  • Info-Genius Productivity Pak
  • High Speed
  • Legends of the Diamond
  • Videomation
  • Romance of the Three Kingdoms III
  • Rainbow Island
  • Defenders of Dynatron City
  • Pirates
  • Where is Carmen Sandiego
  • King’s Quest 5
  • Contra Force
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III
  • Star Trek
  • Tiny Toons
  • Monster in my Pocket
  • Bucky O’Hare
  • Kung Fu 2
  • Hammerin’ Harry
  • Ultima: Warriors of Destiny
  • Snow Bros.

Top 10 Games (as ranked in the NES 30)…

  1. Super Mario Bros. 3
  2. TMNT II: The Arcade Game
  3. Final Fantasy
  4. Mega Man III
  5. The Simpsons: Bart vs. The Space Mutants
  6. StarTropics
  7. Dragon Warrior II
  8. Tetris
  9. Crystalis
  10. Dr. Mario

Top 10 Gameboy Games…

  1. Super Mario Land
  2. Final Fantasy Legend
  3. TMNT: Fall of the Foot Clan
  4. Dr. Mario
  5. Tetris
  6. F-1 Race
  7. Gargoyle’s Quest
  8. Operation C
  9. Castlevania: The Adventure
  10. NBA Challange

Songs featured in this episode…

The intro/outro music in this episode is by Azure Flux, and used with permission. 🙂

Additional tracks are originally from the games mentioned.

Articles/Links referenced in this episode…

Robin Hood – Wikipedia (Link)
Console Wars by Blake J. Harris (Link)
Super Mario: How Nintendo Conquered America by Jeff Ryan (Link)

Robin Hood DLC

Check out these videos related to this issue!

In our next adventure…

Mega Man… on the Gameboy!?!

Read this Nintendo Power issue…

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