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Game Player's Strategy Guide to Nintendo Games Vol.4 No.4

ISSUE: 19Content

Primary Systems Coverage

Nintendo Entertainment System
Nintendo Super Famicom (the eventual Super Nintendo Entertainment System)
Nintendo Game Boy


(Table of Content (TOC) and headline excerpts follow.  Bullet lists and (notes) added for clarity.  With the exception of some news stories and a Super Famicom feature, this issue consists entirely of NES coverage.)

Editor's Notes (approx. 1/4th page; editorial by Leslie Mizell; reader requests, issue synopsis)

Mailbag (2 pages; reader mail; Q&A tips and tricks; discussed:)

  • Batman
  • Shadowgate
  • Super Mario Bros.
  • Mega Man
  • Metal Gear
  • Back to the Future Part II & III
  • Dragon Warrior
  • Target: Renegade
  • River City Ransom
  • A Boy and His Blob

Solstice: The Quest for the Staff of Demnos (5 pages; map strategy guide)

Super Famicom Coming To U.S.! (3-page system & game preview. This article is not mentioned in the table of contents - it may have originally been intended for this issue's GUIDElines news section (which seems to be implied) but was instead presented as a feature article; hardware shown and discussed; games discussed, shown unless noted:)

  • Gradius III
  • Populous (Genesis version shown)
  • Sim City
  • Super Mario World
  • Railroad Tycoon (PC version shown)
  • R-Type (Super R-Type shown?)
  • F-Zero (not shown)
  • Pilotwings (not shown)

Puzzle Fest '91 (NES; 9 pages; includes a 1-page game overview with screenshots for the following:)

  • Hatris
  • Krazy Kreatures
  • Loopz
  • Pacmania
  • Puzzle
  • Puzznic
  • Pyramid
  • Tiles of Fate

Super Strategy (each a 5-page NES strategy guide, complete with game overview and lots of screenshots)

  • Gauntlet II
  • G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero
  • Metalstorm
  • Silver Surfer
  • Snake Rattle N Roll
  • Time Lord

Hot Hits (NES; each a 2-page overview with screenshots)

  • Cabal
  • Castle of Deceit
  • Challenge of the Dragon
  • Jim Henson's Muppet Adventure: Chaos at the Carnival
  • Mendel Palace
  • M.U.L.E.
  • Streetfighter 2010 - The Final Fight (Street Fighter 2010: The Final Fight)

GUIDElines (approx. 6 pages; news & products; not shown unless noted)

  • Robocop 2 Storms Nintendo Screens (NES; shown; Bo Jackson Baseball, Burgertime Deluxe also mentioned)
  • Animation Fun with NES (NES Video Art; by THQ)
  • AD&D Fun for Nintendo (NES; Pool of Radiance (PC version shown), Heroes of the Lance)
  • The Untouchables Hits NES
  • Attention Game Experts! (Natsume Game Master Challenge game contest; Shadow of the Ninja (NES), Amazing Penguin (GB,shown))
  • Ultima Travels to Game Boy (GB; Ultima: Runes of Virtue)
  • Kid-Tested, Mother-Approved (list of NES games approved by the Parents' Choice Foundation)
  • Remote Possibility (NES; Power Player wireless remote controller; by Acclaim; hardware shown)
  • Mega Man Makes Leap to Game Boy Screen (GB; Mega Man in Dr. Wily's Revenge (shown))
  • First for Nintendo (NES; Whomp 'Em (shown), Totally Rad)
  • Die Hard for NES (shown)
  • Warty Warriors to Give Ninja Turtles a Run for the Money (NES; Battletoads; artwork shown)
  • Do Not Pass Go, Do Not Collect $200 (NES; Monopoly (shown), Trivial Pursuit)
  • Take to the Skies with Air Combat (NES; Ultimate Air Combat (shown))
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    Title: Game Player's Strategy Guide to Nintendo Games Vol.4 No.4
    Month: April
    Year: 1991
    Publisher: Signal Research
    Editor: Leslie Mizell
    Pages: 100
    Price: $2.95, $3.95 Canada
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 3

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