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Throwback Video Games – Tecmo Super Bowl (NES Version).

January 14, 2022 by  
Filed under News, Nintendo Switch/SNES, Sports

Even though there are many sports video games that haven’t aged well like NBA Hangtime or even EA’s version of NBA Jam, but Tecmo Super Bowl for the NES is one of a special handful of sports games that have aged so well for the past 30 years since its release on the NES during the final few years of the NES era.

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