Today, we get into the ring and take a look at an arcade classic that bursts at the seams with nostalgia (and steroids, but mostly nostalgia).
Y’ever notice that Vince McMahon can’t pronounce “wrestling” correctly? It always sounded like he’s saying “World Rustling Federation”. Just sayin’.
Professional Wrestling is translated in Japanese as Purofessionaru Resuringu. It also translates into a deceptively good NES game.
Surprisingly, the definitive Super Nintendo wrestling game doesn’t carry a major license. Wacky name, serious wrestling.
We go back to the dark ages of wrestling again, but instead of Vince McMahon’s circus, we take a visit to Ted Turner’s favorite money pit.
Would you believe me if I told you LJN got something right? Me neither, really.