Our 3 Favorite 8-Bit Horror Games

This content originally appeared in issue #1 of the Nintendo Fun Factor zine. The issue is available as a free download here; check it out!Friday13thNES

While the survival horror genre did not reach its peak point of popularity until the mid-90’s and the advent of CD-ROM technology, the Famicom/NES did feature some incredible horror games. Whether they be licensed takes on popular 80’s slasher films or more original and obtuse attempts to frighten gamers on 8-bit hardware, the system featured a handful of terrific horror games worth looking back on. Continue reading

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Episode 48.5 – Resident Evil Special

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This podcast contains scenes of explicit violence and gore.

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Episode 48 – A Link Between Links

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APOLOGY: I (Ryan) am super sniffly and heavy-breathing this episode and didn’t mute myself enough. It’s totally gross and I’m sorry 😦 *deep bow*

News:

Oct. 1 Nintendo Direct

Aonuma at NYCC talking A Link Between Worlds

Games: Vampire: Master of Darkness, Final Fight 2, Mega Man ZX

Music:

The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)

Saves the Day – In the In Between

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Episode 47 – The Second Hangover Trilogy

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News:

R.I.P. Hiroshi Yamauchi

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Final Fantasy Theatrythm Curtain Call announced for 3DS

Sega um bought Atlus whoa

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Games:

Pilotwings, Pilotwings Resort, Etrian Odyssey Untold demo, The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD

Music:

The Bouncing Souls – We Love Fun (unofficial Nintendo Fun Club theme song)

American Steel – Emergency House Party

Don’t forget to mail your Resident Evil thoughts/memories to us to read on the show to Nintendofunclubpodcast@gmail.com!!!