November 29, 1996: New Release

One game! Only one game is out today! I sound excited in text, I really do, but this one game is going to be extremely divisive in the coming months. The dev team famous for Sega’s Ecco have decided to take on the alien shooter Contra and it’s a sloppy, muddy, horribly unbalanced difficulty mess. Rent it from Blockbuster and only waste the $4. God I hope they don’t get their hands on this again…

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This Anniversary News Update celebrates the Game’s original release date 20 years later. This is part of a series treating the PlayStation as if it launched September 9th, 2015.