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157. Sonic the Hedgehog (2006)

Sonic the Hedgehog (2006, XBox 360) by Sega

Current Sonic’s Story Leaderboard (XBox 360,

I was stunned at how atrociously awful this game was when I played it for the first time, in preparation for this AVGN Trial...

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155. Streets of Rage 2

Streets of Rage 2 (1992, Genesis) by Sega

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Streets of Rage 2 (Genesis)
-Eternal Champions (Genesis)
-Evander Holyfield’s “Real Deal” Boxing (Genesis)
-Street Fighter II (Genesis)
-Mortal Kombat 3 (Genesis)
-Sonic the Hedgehog (Genesis) (also shown in this episod...

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175. The Town With No Name

The Town With No Name (1992, PC) by On-Line Entertainment

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My name’s not Shane, kid.

Certainly one of the easiest (and dumbest) any% speedruns this side of Crazybus, The Town With No Name is a silly, humorous, and ridiculous comedy game disguised as a serious attempt at a Spaghetti Western...

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164. RoboCop

RoboCop (1989, NES) by Data East

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RoboCop (NES)
-RoboCop 2 (NES)
-RoboCop 3 (NES)

Dead or Alive, you’re going to press select!

RoboCop was a sensation...

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158. Planet of the Apes

Planet of the Apes (2002, PlayStation) by Ubisoft

No Leaderboard (yet)

I never saw this coming.

Much like the humans in the films’ universe which “blew it up”, I was blindsided with how much this game was a joy to route, speedrun, and play...

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170. Bad News Baseball

Bad News Baseball (1990, NES) by Tecmo

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This game couldn’t have been drawn at a better time.

The Trials are chock-full of difficult games, bad games, and games I did NOT want to play...

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169. Dirty Harry

Dirty Harry (1990, NES) by Mindscape

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This game is such a missed opportunity.  What a shame.

The concept of a Dirty Harry NES game could have been great...

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174. Virtual Hydlide

Virtual Hydlide (1995, Saturn) by Atlus

Current Any% (Set Seed) Leaderboard

Jim is a solitary fellow, leading a life of simple tastes and honest means...

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173. Resident Evil Survivor

Resident Evil Survivor (2000, PlayStation) by Capcom

Current New Game (Easy) Leaderboard (

I grew up a Nintendo kid...

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154. The Adventures of Gilligan’s Island

The Adventures of Gilligan’s Island (1990, NES) by Bandai

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Obscure games based on outdated or obscure TV shows and movies seems to be a hidden specialty of the NES. There are a lot of games that just seem so… strange, that they even exist...

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