What's your favourite retro Batman game?

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Favourite retro Batman?

Batman (8bit) (1986)
10
15%
Batman Caped Crusader (8bit/16bit) (1988)
9
13%
Batman the Movie (8bit/16bit) (1989)
29
43%
Batman (16bit) (1990)
4
6%
Batman Returns (16bit) (1992)
10
15%
Batman Revenge of the Joker (16bit) (1992)
0
No votes
Batman Forever (16bit/32bit) (1995)
0
No votes
Adventures of Batman and Robin (16bit) (1995)
6
9%
Batman and Robin (32bit) (1997)
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 68

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Re: What's your favourite retro Batman game?

Post by batman877 » Wed Feb 24, 2010 9:55 am

I bought the Megadrive version of 'Adventures of Batman and Robin' the other day expecting to play a similar game to the SNES version I enjoyed years ago. Unfortunately, it's a completely different game and no where near as good. It's still a side-scrolling 2D beat-em-up, the graphics are excellent, as is the animation but the it's just far too difficult and repetitive. The enemies never seem to end. And you have to go all the way back to the beginning if you die! :evil:

It's just a shame that the SNES version commands prices of £30+ on ebay! Guess I'll have to stick to emulation for this one (and wish I'd done that with the MD version before I bought it on impulse!)

I should have known better really as the Mega-CD version is just a poor repetitive driving game (although it does have great presentation!)

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Re: What's your favourite retro Batman game?

Post by ShadowMan » Wed Feb 24, 2010 10:01 am

The best I've ever managed to do on the MD version of Adventures of Batman and Robin was make it to the Mad Hatters stage (Level 3). That level is brutally difficult from the offset and accidently choosing the wrong weapon can really screw you over big time. I really do love the Snes version though, great cast of characters and levels ripped right out of the Animated series.
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Re: What's your favourite retro Batman game?

Post by SpiffierRabbit » Wed Feb 24, 2010 1:05 pm

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Which ever one this spectrum version is.

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Re: What's your favourite retro Batman game?

Post by sscott » Wed Feb 24, 2010 2:40 pm

Batman the Movie on Amiga, tough game as I recall! Part of the Batman pack released in 1989.
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