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SNES A Day 47: Contra III: The Alien Wars

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Approximate Release Date: April 6, 1992
Genre: Action
Developer: Konami
Publisher: Konami

It’s incredible that Konami was able to release Contra III: The Alien Wars and Super Castlevania IV, two of the best early Super Nintendo games, so close together.

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SNES A Day 42: Smart Ball

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Approximate Release Date: March 1, 1992
Genre: Action/platformer
Developer: Game Freak/System Sacom
Publisher: Sony Imagesoft

Smart Ball is adorable. That’s not surprising since Game Freak, the developers of Pokémon, were involved in its creation.

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