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Super Play V2 is the second issue of the Super Play (UK) magazine. The magazine features The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past.

Super Express

Creative Software

Five From Ocean

Only In Japan

Only In America

New Nintendo Packs for Christmas

Street Fighter II on CD!

Nintendo's Anti-Rental Campaign

French Carts for the UK

Super Famicom: Four Player Adaptor on the way!

Talks about Hudson Soft and Hori four-player adapters they were creating.

Super Play Hot List

Viking's Funeral

The article talks that The Lost Vikings video game will be is ready for the release on the SNES.

Human Grand Prix

It's Called Gamesmaster (And It's Big!)

Scart & PAL

Super Star Wars

Return of the Dragon!

First Adaptors to Work with Mario Kart!

Mickey's Magical Quest

12,000 Queue For New Game in Tokyo

XE-1 SPC

The Future Entertainment Show!

Charts Across The World

Official Penguin Gallup UK Charts
1. Street Fighter II: The World Warrior
2. WWF Super WrestleMania
3. Super Smash T.V.
4. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
5. Krusty's Super Fun House

 

6. Super Soccer
7. F-ZERO
8. Super Tennis
9. Top Gear
10. U.N. Squadron

UK Import Charts
1. Street Fighter II: The World Warrior
2. Axelay
3. Super Mario Kart
4. Soul Blazer
5. Sonic Blast Man

 

6. The Irem Skins Game
7. NCAA Basketball
8. Prince of Persia
9. The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare
10. Super Aleste

Japanese Chart
1. Dragon Quest V
2. Super Mario Kart
3. Super Gachapon World: SD Gundam X
4. Super Mario World
5. Street Fighter II: The World Warrior

 

6. Mario Paint
7. Military Battlefield
8. SD Gundam: V Sakusen Shidō
9. Super Mahjong Taikai
10. Super Mahjong

American Charts
1. Street Fighter II: The World Warrior
2. Super Mario Kart
3. The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
4. Axelay
5. Soul Blazer

 

6. F-ZERO
7. Final Fantasy 2
8. NCAA Basketball
9. Super Castlevania IV
10. Contra III: The Alien Wars

UK Release Previews

Acclaim Entertainment

Accolade

Activision

Anco/Imagineer

Electronic Arts

Gremlin Interactive

Hudson Soft

Infogrames

Interplay

Irem

Jaleco Entertainment

JVC

Konami

MicroProse

Mindscape

Ocean Software

Psygnosis

  • Super Shadow of the Beast
  • Puggsy

Renegade Software

Storm

System 3

  • MYTH: History in the Making
  • Putty

Titus Software

Tradewest

  • Jack Nicklaus Golf
  • Super Off Road
  • Super Double Dragon
  • Super Battletoads

Anime World

  • Detonator Orgun
  • Porco Rosso
  • Project A-ko
  • Fight! Iczer One
  • Mobile Police Patlabor
  • Chibi Maruko-chan
  • Nadia: The Secret of Blue Water
  • Magical Princess Minky Momo

Feature

Peter Molyneux's Tokyo Diary

The Anime Connection

Play Ball!

Super Play Interview

James Higgins from Ocean

Shigeru Miyamoto on Zelda 3

Gamefreak

Reviews

Import Reviews

Title Publisher Score Reviewer
Axelay
Konami
85%
Jonathan Davies
Rampart (SNES)
Electronic Arts
79%
Jonathan Davies
Spindizzy Worlds
ASCII
69%
Jonathan Davies
Soul Blazer
Enix
89%
Jason Brookes
Super Play Action Football
Nintendo
71%
Matt Bielby
Sonic Blast Man
Taito Corporation
69%
Jonathan Davies
Sonic Blast Man
Taito Corporation
69%
Jonathan Davies
Pipe Dream
Bulletproof Software
66%
Matt Bielby
George Foreman's KO Boxing
Acclaim Entertainment
18%
Matt Bielby
Wheel of Fortune
Gametek
19%
Jonathan Davies
Roger Clemens' MVP Baseball
Acclaim Entertainment
73%
Jonathan Davies
Extra Innings
Sony Imagesoft
70%
Jonathan Davies
Koushien 2
K Amusement Leasing
64%
Jonathan Davies
Super Baseball Simulator 1.000
Culture Brain
49%
Jonathan Davies
Super Professional Baseball II
Jaleco Entertainment
69%
Jonathan Davies
Ultra Baseball II
Jaleco Entertainment
59%
Jonathan Davies
Nolan Ryan's Baseball
SETA Corporation
75%
Jonathan Davies
2020 Super Baseball (SNES)
K Amusement Leasing
?%
Jonathan Davies
Wings 2: Aces High
Namco
71%
Jonathan Davies
Acrobat Mission
Techiku
38%
Jonathan Davies

UK Reviews

Title Publisher Score Reviewer
The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past
Nintendo
93%
Janson Brookes
RoboCop 3
Ocean Software
66%
Janson Brookes
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Turtles in Time
Konami
84%
Jonathan Davies
Lemmings
Sunsoft
86%
Jonathan Davies
Rival Turf!
Jaleco Entertainment
58%
Jonathan Davies
Super Ghouls 'n Ghosts
Capcom
58%
Janson Brookes
Exhaust Heat
Ocean Software
69%
Jonathan Davies
Super Probotector
Konami
90%
Janson Brookes
Paperboy 2
Mindscape
29%
Jonathan Davies
Populous
Imagineer
85%
Jonathan Davies
ActRaiser
Enix
90%
Janson Brookes
Super Adventure Island
Hudson Soft
75%
Jonathan Davies
Super Mario World
Nintendo
94%
JJanson Brookes



Super Player's Guide

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past: Part 1

Super Mario Kart

Mode 7

Play Back

What Cart?

Shoot-'em-up

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Blazeon
Atlus
None
8-Mbit
1
4
Contra Spirts
Konami
Contra III: The Alien Wars (NA)
Super Probotector (UK)
8-Mbit
2
9
Darius Twin
Taito Corporation
none
8-Mbit
2
7
D-Force
Asmik Corporation
none
8-Mbit
1
2
Gradius III
Konami
none
4-Mbit
1
7
HyperZone
HAL Laboratory
none
8-Mbit
1
3
Parodius
Konami
none
8-Mbit
1
9
Phalanx
Kemco
none
8-Mbit
1
7
Raiden Trad
Toei Animation
none
8-Mbit
2
4
Strike Gunner
Athena
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Super Aleste
Athena
Space Megaforce (NA)
8-Mbit
1
8
Super E.D.F.: Earth Defense Force
Jaleco Entertainment
None
8-Mbit
1
6
Super R-Type
Irem
None
8-Mbit
1
7
Super Smash TV
Irem
None
4-Mbit
2
8
Syvalion
Toshiba EMI
None
8-Mbit
1
6
Thunder Spirits
Toshiba EMI
None
8-Mbit
1
6
U.N. Squadron
Capcom
Area 88 (JP)
8-Mbit
1
9

Driving Games

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Aguri Suzuki F-1 Super Driving
LOZC
None
8-Mbit
2
7
Battle Grand Prix
Naxat Soft
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Big Run
Jaleco Entertainment
None
8-Mbit
1
2
F-ZERO
Nintendo
None
4-Mbit + BB
1
8
F-1 Exhaust Heat
SETA Corporation
F1 ROC (NA)
4-Mbit + BB
1
7
GPX Cyber Formula
Takara
Cyberspin (NA)
8-Mbit
1
5
Paper Boy 2
Mindscape
None
4-Mbit
1
3
RPM Racing
Interplay
None
4-Mbit + BB
2
6
Super F1 Circus
Nichibutsu
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
8
Super F1 Grand Prix
Video System
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
5
Super Mario Kart
Nintendo
None
4-Mbit + BB
2
9
Super Off Road
Tradewest
None
4-Mbit
2
7
Top Gear
Kemco
None
4-Mbit
2
8

Strategy

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Air Manager (JP)
Koei
None
8-Mbit + BB
4
Impossible to Judge
Earth Light
Hudson Soft
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge
Gundam F-91
Bandai
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
6
Populous
Imagineer
None
4-Mbit + BB
1
8
SimCity
Nintendo
None
4-Mbit + BB
1
8
SimEarth
Imagineer
None
6-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge
Zen War III
Wolfteam
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge

Simulations

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Pilotwings
Nintendo
None
4-Mbit
1
8
Super Battletank
Absolute Entertainment
None
4-Mbit
1
5

Beat-'em-ups

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Astral Bout
A-Wave
None
8-Mbit
2
4
Battle Blaze
Sammy Corporation
None
8-Mbit
2
7
Final Fight
Capcom
None
8-Mbit
1
8
Final Fight Guy
Capcom
None
8-Mbit
1
8
Golden Fighter
Culture Brain
None
8-Mbit
1
4
The King of Monsters
Takara
None
8-Mbit
2
5
Kunio Ken
Technos Japan
None
8-Mbit
2
Impossible to Judge
Last Fighter Twin
Banpresto
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Pit-Fighter
THQ
None
4-Mbit
1
2
Ranma 1/2
NCS
None
8-Mbit
2
8
Rival Turf!
Jaleco Entertainment
Rushing Beat
8-Mbit
2
7
Street Fighter II: The World Warrior
Capcom
None
16-Mbit
2
9
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles IV: Turtles in Time
Konami
None
8-Mbit
2
8
Ultraman: Towards the Future
Bandai
None
8-Mbit
1
6

Sports Games

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Augusta Masters 3D Golf
T&E Soft
None
8-Mbit + BB
4
8
Baseball Sim 1000
Culture Brain
Ultra Baseball (JP)
4-Mbit
2
6
Bill Laimbeer's Combat Basketball
Hudson Soft
None
4-Mbit
2
3
Captain Tsubasu 3
Tecmo
None
8-Mbit + BB
2
Impossible to Judge
Extra Innings
Sony Imagesoft
Ganba League Baseball (JP)
8-Mbit + BB
2
7
Fire Dodgeball
Sunsoft
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Hat Trick Hero (JP)
Taito Corporation
Super Soccer Champ
4-Mbit
2
7
HAL's Hole in One Golf
HAL Laboratory
None
8-Mbit
4
7
Jack Nicklaus Golf
Tradewest
None
4-Mbit
4
6
John Madden Football
Electronic Arts
None
4-Mbit
2
5
Nolan Ryan's Baseball
Romstar
None
4-Mbit
2
7
Pebble Beach Golf Links
T&E Soft
None
8-Mbit + BB
4
8
PGA Tour Golf
Electronic Arts
None
4-Mbit
4
6
Pro Soccer
Imagineer
None
4-Mbit + BB
2
3
SD Dodgeball
Banpresto
None
8-Mbit + BB
2
5
Space Football
Triffix
None
4-Mbit
1
6
Super Bases Loaded (US)
Jaleco Entertainment
Super Professional Baseball (JP)
8-Mbit
2
6
Super Bases Loaded II (US)
Jaleco Entertainment
Super Professional Baseball II(JP)
8-Mbit
2
6
Super Birdie Rush
Data East
None
8-Mbit + BB
2
7
Super Bowling
Athena
None
4-Mbit
2
4
Super Cup Soccer
Jaleco Entertainment
None
4-Mbit
2
6
Super Dunkshot (JP)
HAL Laboratory
NCAA Basketball (NA)
8-Mbit
2
8
Super Fire Pro Wrestling
Human Entertainment
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Super Soccer
Human Entertainment
Nintendo
Super Formation Soccer (JP)
4-Mbit
2
8
Super Tennis
Tonkin House
None
4-Mbit
2
9
Super WWF
Acclaim Entertainment
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Ultimate Football
Sammy Corporation
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Waialae Country Club
T&E Soft
None
8-Mbit
4
8
World Championship Boxing
Sofel
None
4-Mbit
2
3

Platform Games

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
The Addams Family (SNES)
Ocean Software
None
8-Mbit
1
7
Dinosaures (JP)
Irem
DinoCity (NA)
8-Mbit
1
8
Dragon's Lair (SNES)
Elite System
None
4-Mbit
1
8
Home Alone
THQ
None
4-Mbit
1
2
Hook
Sony Imagesoft
None
8-Mbit
1
7
Jerry Boy
Sony Imagesoft
Smartball (NA)
8-Mbit
1
6
Joe & Mac
Data East
Elite System
None
8-Mbit
2
7
Krusty's Super Fun House
Acclaim Entertainment
None
8-Mbit
1
8
Magic Adventure
Bandai
None
4-Mbit
1
6
Magic Sword
Capcom
None
8-Mbit
1
6
Metal Jacket
Atlus
None
8-Mbit
1
2
Musya
Datam
None
8-Mbit
1
3
Out of This World
Interplay
Another World
8-Mbit
1
8
Prince of Persia
NCS
None
8-Mbit
1
8
Spanky's Quest
Natsume
None
4-Mbit
1
5
Super Adventure Island
Hudson Soft
None
8-Mbit
1
7
Super Castlevania IV
Konami
None
8-Mbit
1
9
Super Ghouls 'n Ghosts
Capcom
None
8-Mbit
1
8
Super Mario World
Capcom
None
4-Mbit + BB
1
9
Super Valis
Telenet
None
8-Mbit
1
5
Xandra's Big Adventure
Namco
None
8-Mbit
1
8

Puzzle Games

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
Bombuzal (JP)
Kemco
Ka-Blooey
4-Mbit
1
4
Chessmaster
Mindscape
None
4-Mbit
1
5
Lemmings
Sunsoft
None
8-Mbit
2
9
Othello World
Tsukuda Original
None
8-Mbit
2
6
Super Shanghai
Hot-B
None
8-Mbit
1
6

RPG/Adventure Games

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
ActRaiser
Enix
Quintet
None
6/8-Mbit + BB
1
9
Arcana (NA)
HAL Laboratory
Card Master (JP)
8-Mbit + BB
1
6
Dragon Ball Z
Bandai
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge
Drakkhen
Kemco
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
6
Final Fantasy II (US)
Square Co.
Final Fantasy IV (JP)
8-Mbit + BB
1
8
Kings Quest V
Bronson
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge
Lagoon
Kemco
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
7
The Legend of the Mystical Ninja
Konami
Goemon 3
8-Mbit
2
9
Romance of the Three Kingdoms II
Koei
None
8-Mbit + BB
12
5
SD Great Battle
Banpresto
None
6-Mbit
1
4
SD Gundam
Bandai
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge
Soul Blader
Enix
None
8-Mbit + BB
2
8
Super Chinese World
Culture Brain
None
8-Mbit
1
Impossible to Judge
Super Ninja
Koei
None
12-Mbit + BB
1
Impossible to Judge
Super Wagan Island
Namco
None
8-Mbit
1
Impossible to Judge
Xardion
Asmik Corporation
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
4
Ys III: Wanderers from Ys
Tonkin House
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
7
Zelda 3: A Link to the Past
Tonkin House
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
9

Miscellaneous

Title Publisher Alternate Name Media Storage Player Score
The Simpsons: Bart's Nightmare
Acclaim Entertainment
None
8-Mbit
1
9
Cameltry
Taito Corporation
None
8-Mbit
1
5
Mario Paint
Nintendo
None
8-Mbit + BB
1
3
Super Pang
Nintendo
None
4-Mbit
1
6
The Rocketeer
IGS
None
8-Mbit
1
3

Databook

Staff

Magazine

External Links

Super Play Issue 2 at Out-of-Print Archive website


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