This is the Playing the Covers archive.
I haven’t written much about Playing the Covers, but every word is profound. This is my guarantee to you.
It turns out not every NES game was a classic.
Castlevania II: Simon’s Quest was at the top of the list of games I either got frustrated or bored with, but I finally powered through, and very I’m glad I did.
I’m playing through the games featured on the covers of Nintendo Power. Join me for a deep dive into Super Mario Bros. 2!
I’m kicking off a series where I play through the NES games featured on the covers of Nintendo Power in the late ’80s and early ’90s.