Monthly Archives: May 2013

Mastering The System #31 Double Dragon

Developer: Arc System Works Publisher: Sega Year: 1988 Players: 1-2 Played Before: Yes Also on: Amiga, Amstrad, Arcade, Atari 2600, Atari 7800, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Game Boy, Game Gear, Lynx, Mega Drive, MSX, NES, PC, ZX Spectrum Progress: Completed … Continue reading

Mastering The System #30 TransBot

AKA: Astro Flash (JP) Developer: Sega Publisher: Sega Year: 1985 Players: 1-2 Played Before: Yes Also on: Master System Exclusive Progress: 194,500 points TransBot is fairly well known among Master System owners. It seems to me that everyone I know … Continue reading

Mastering The System #27 Bubble Bobble, #28 Rainbow Islands, #29 The New Zealand Story

Taito’s big mid-’80s three, although not a trilogy, are often remembered by gamers of the era as being linked. These three fantastic arcade platformers, each with their own distinct styles, eventually found their way to the Master System. Let’s find … Continue reading