Game Player's Strategy Guide to Nintendo Games Vol.2 No.3

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Nintendo Entertainment System


(Table of Content (TOC) and headline excerpts follow.  Bullet lists and (notes) added for clarity.  Games for NES.)

Editor's Notes (approx. 1/2 page; editorial by Selby Bateman; issue synopsis; includes 'A Note From The Publisher' detailing Signal Publishing Inc.'s federal consent order requiring it not to infringe on Nintendo tradenames, trademarks, service marks, including no relation to Nintendo Power magazine)

Game Player's Mailbag (two pages; letters column; tips, Q&A, and reader submissions; games discussed or mentioned:)

  • Castlevania II: Simon's Quest
  • Skate or Die
  • Metroid
  • Bubble Bobble
  • Hudson's Adventure Island
  • Mickey Mousecapade
  • Metal Gear
  • Section Z
  • Super Mario Bros. 2
  • Double Dragon

You Asked For It!: Answers to Zelda II: The Adventure of Link (three pages; letters column; Zelda II Q&A tips and strategies)

Super Strategy (NES games; five-page tip sections with game overview/review and loads of screenshots)

  • The Adventures of Lolo
  • Bionic Commando
  • Golgo 13
  • Guerrilla War
  • Metal Gear
  • Metroid
  • Milon's Secret Castle
  • Ninja Gaiden
  • Super Mario Bros. 2
  • Ultima

Hot Hits (NES games; similar to the Super Strategy articles above, but limited to two pages per game)

  • Air Fortress
  • Anticipation
  • Back to the Future
  • Bandai Golf: Challenge Pebble Beach
  • Blades of Steel
  • Bomberman
  • Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde
  • Gyruss
  • Hudson's Adventure Island
  • John Elway's Quarterback
  • Mappyland
  • Mystery Quest
  • Operation Wolf
  • Paperboy
  • Rollerball
  • Skate or Die
  • Star Soldier
  • Thundercade
  • Vegas Dream
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

Alternative Games: Getting The Most From Your Nintendo (four pages; this article is not listed in the TOC; sports, board game, and action-adventure genre NES games; discussed:)

  • Tecmo Baseball (shown)
  • Lee Trevino's Fighting Golf (shown)
  • Double Dribble (shown)
  • Bases Loaded
  • Bandai Golf
  • Anticipation (shown)
  • Tetris (Tengen version shown)
  • Side Pocket
  • Racket Attack
  • R.B.I. Baseball
  • Hoops
  • Rollerball
  • Pinball
  • Winter Games
  • Wood & Water Rage
  • Jeopardy!
  • Wheel of Fortune
  • Othello
  • Mappyland (shown)
  • The Adventures of Lolo (shown)
  • Mickey Mousecapade (shown)
  • Chessmaster 2000
  • Mystery Quest
  • Bubble Bobble (shown)
  • Amagon
  • City Connection (shown)

From Computers To Nintendo: Two Excellent New Games (four pages; Ultima, Nobunaga's Ambition discussion; both games shown)

DIRECTORY (one page; game publisher/developer directory)

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    Title: Game Player's Strategy Guide to Nintendo Games Vol.2 No.3
    Month: June/July
    Year: 1989
    Publisher: Signal Research, Inc.
    Editor: Tom R. Halfhill
    Pages: 132
    Price: $3.95, $4.95 Canada
    Country: United States
    Language: English
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