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Old 12-16-2010, 08:50 PM   #1 (permalink)
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StarTropics II

While StarTropics specifically courted gamers from the West, Zoda’s Revenge simply pleaded to be noticed by anyone at all. As one of those late-era NES game released while the SNES was in full swing, it pulled out all the thematic stops by having Mike travel through time. Seeing locales such as Ancient Egypt, the Wild West, and Transylvania in the pages of Nintendo Power was certainly eye-catching, but it was also a little bit of smoke and mirrors.

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Old 12-16-2010, 09:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Re: StarTropics II

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I would love a new StarTropics.
I second that. Star Tropics left me with a sour taste in my mouth when I found out that I needed the booklet, which of course you needed for the secret message, that my mother had tossed out with the trash to continue with the game. I still actually haven't finished the game and I've been meaning to get into it here. Anyways, Star Tropics would be a great game to remake or even make it into a trilogy. I never played Zoda's Revenge, but from what I've been told, it's not pretty.
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What?!?!

Zoda's Revenge far outshines StarTropics. What really killed Zoda's Revenge was the SNES.
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Zoda's Revenge far outshines StarTropics. What really killed Zoda's Revenge was the SNES.
This is what drives me nuts, they kept making NES games after the release of the SNES, but they stopped Star Fox 2 because of the upcoming 64. May it have shared the same fate? Possibly, but at least the public would have it.
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I got the cart kicking around my moms place somewhere, sweet game.
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