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The Fantastic World of Japanese Games – Episode 2

When playing Japanese SNES games on an emulator, often there are obvious and not so obvious reasons why a game may not have come out to America. The best way to think about it is was it an RPG, did it have suggestive themes, and did it have any sort of following here in America? Well today I’m going to bring you one that has suggestive themes, one that simply would not have been allowable for the time it was released, and one that has no real following here in America, but it is fucking badass.
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These Are A Few Of My Favorite Things – Episode 4

You know what’s up. Let’s go.
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Brawler of the Year – 1994

A lot of you might be skeptical about the pick this year, but trust me, it’s one you’ll want to totally get behind when you learn more about it. Yet again, this was a year with MANY console brawlers and not so many arcade brawlers. This isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but it might be a sign of things to come.
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Brawler of the Year – 1990

This time around I’m only going to highlight one game per year. While that may not seem very inclusive the fact is there are some years where there aren’t any officially licensed brawlers at all. Remember that the box pictures have vids embedded if you want to see them in action. The definition of a brawler has become somewhat vague, so as it stands, here’s my running definition, subject to change at any time:
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