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Moonwalker

Ryan McNeilly explains why you really should take this Michael Jackson game for a whirl.
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Moonwalker

Released when Michael Jackson was the biggest icon in music, Moonwalker (based on the strange, self indulgent movie of the same name) was released for the Mega Drive in 1990
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Mickey Mouse

Darran Jones explains why you should revisit this early Disney platformer starring everyone’s favourite mouse.
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Gods

It wasn’t perfect, but Stuart Hunt still couldn’t stop himself playing Gods.
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PC Genjin

Darran takes a fond look back at one of the PC Engine’s best platformers.
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Bugaboo The Flea

We take a look at the Spectrum platformer that Amstrad fans also know as Roland On The Ropes.
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Kid Chameleon

Ryan McNeilly kicks off the Sega love with a tribute to this forgotten platform hero.
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Pac-Land

Pac-Man grows up in this fun and occassionally frustrating platformer.
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Kirby’s Adventure

If you’ve not played Kirby’s Adventure on the NES then you’ve missed out on one of the best games in the entire NES library
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Strider II

A Strider sequel should be an amazing experience. This one wasn’t…
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Flicky

It may look simple, but there’s some great gameplay in Sega’s Flicky.
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Banjo-Kazooie

After the kidnapping of Banjo the honey bear’s sister by the evil witch Gruntilda, he and his feathery compatriot Kazooie must leave their home at Spiral Mountain to rescue her, simple right? Wrong…
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Dino City

You and your sister get sucked into a television screen and have to rescue some professors' macguffin…

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Aero the Acro-Bat 2

Sometimes in life, there comes a time when a dreaded sequel comes to fruition which more often than not fills people with dread.
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Aero the Acro-Bat

During the 16-bit console war of the early 90s, every company was trying to get a piece of the action…

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Super Bonk

I think it is safe to say that the TurboGraphx-16 is one of 'those' consoles which has got predominantly a cult following…

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Oscar

Oscar came out in the middle of the mascot platformer boom for Amiga CD32, Amiga, DOS, and SNES…

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Blue Shadow

It is no secret that when a game becomes a success, it is soon going to have a clone made of it, to capitalise on the original game's success…

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Amazing Spider-Man, The

The (not so) Amazing Spider-Man, This web slinging platformer/puzzle game pitches you against Mysterio,who kidnaps mary-jane and as spidey you have to rescue her from his evil lair which is a gaint film studio…

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Don Doko Don

What is it about princesses and getting kidnapped by dragons?  What is the dragon going to do with them once they get them anyway?  Actually I don’t want to think about that, I’d rather get on with the job of rescuing her, as usual…

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Bionic Ninja

What could go wrong with a robot ninja? Here is a fun platformer / action game with the addition of being able to use a choice of weapons to dispatch your foes – shurikens, sais and your trusty fists that even Chuck Norris would be proud of – all available at the press of a key…

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