Tag Archives: Contra

Interview with Michiru Yamane (Castlevania, Skullgirls)

Michiru Yamane Interview BabysoftmurderhandsWhen you talk about video game composers, Michiru Yamane is a name that is held in high regard along with her contemporaries including Nobuo Uemtasu, Koji Kondo, and Yuzo Koshiro. Although she is most famously known for Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, she has enjoyed a diverse career in video game music.

Select Michiru Yamane Discography:
Castlevania: Bloodlines
Contra: Hard Corps (with Akira Souji, Akira Yamaoka, and Hirofumi [ Read More... ]

COVER ART: Super Contra (Famicom)

Check out the Japanese art for Konami’s Super Contra on the Nintendo Famicom.

Super Contra was originally an arcade game released in 1988. It was later adapted and ported for the Nintendo Entertainment System in 1990. In the US, the NES version is titled Super C, and in Europe it was called Probotector II: Return of the Evil Forces.

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