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Cover Art: Wing War (Colecovision)

Welcome to Cover Art! A section of the site where we look at a retro video game’s box cover art and briefly discuss it’s gameplay and legacy.

Wing War was developed by Imagic, a somewhat popular developer in the 80’s. They released Wing War for several systems including Colecovision and Atari 2600 in 1983. As you can guess, you play a dragon in the game.

Wing War Colecovision cover art

In Wing War, … [ Read More... ]

Covert Art: Friday the 13th (NES)

Welcome to Cover Art! A section of the site where we look at a retro video game’s box cover art and briefly discuss it’s gameplay and legacy. 

Although Jason Voorhees has been in 12 films, he’s only officially been in about 2 games. Today we present you with Friday The 13th for the Nintendo Entertainment System. It was developed by Pack-In-Video, that Japanese developer who brought us other … [ Read More... ]

Cover Art: Megaman on theTT NES (US release)

Hey everybody,

Imagine walking into a modern game store and asking to buy this…

 

Yeah…. That’s embarrassing.. although still slightly less suspect than buying a game with a young boy in tights and go-go boots.

Megaman is now officially in a new versus game! Street Fighter X Tekken! As an exclusive to PS Vita and PS 3, along with a bunch of other characters including Pac-Man in [ Read More... ]