Tag Archives: platformer

SNES A Day 184: Bubsy in Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind

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Approximate Release Date: May 1, 1993
Genre: Platformer
Developer: Accolade
Publisher: Accolade

The release of Sonic the Hedgehog set off a tsunami of copycat animal mascot platformers with attitude in the 1990s, with Bubsy in Claws Encounters of the Furred Kind being one of the more famous examples.

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SNES A Day 181: Tom and Jerry

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Approximate Release Month: April 1993
Genre: Platformer
Developer: Riedel Software Productions
Publisher: Hi Tech Expressions

The breezy nature of Tom and Jerry lends itself well to beginners, but only beginners.

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SNES A Day 175: The Lost Vikings

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Approximate Release Date: April 29, 1993
Genre: Puzzle/action
Developer: Silicon & Synapse
Publisher: Interplay Entertainment

The Lost Vikings is most notable for being Blizzard Entertainment’s first great game developed in-house.

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SNES A Day 159: Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster Busts Loose!

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Approximate Release Month: February 1993
Genre: Platformer
Developer: Konami
Publisher: Konami

The greatest success of Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster Busts Loose! is the great looking graphics.

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