Nintendo Power May/June 1990

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Written By: Richard Roy, Declassifying Nintendo Power Since Just Now

With Ghostbusters II 28th anniversary less than 5 days away I had what I thought would be a great idea. Share an out of print Nintendo Power that covered Ghostbusters II. Then came a problem with that idea in mind. I don’t own a physical copy of Issue/Volume 12 from May/June 1990. I reached out to ghostheads and received some help. Thanks to Ralph, Adam, Jon, and David.

I probably hadn’t looked at Nintendo Power since 2011. I also didn’t remember Nintendo didn’t really cover their version of Ghostbusters II. Part of a “Video Shorts”section, Nintendo Power devoted a whole 2, yes TWO paragraphs to the game. No wonder this volume hadn’t been preserved to Ghostbusters sites.

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The Ghostbusters Vault run by David Boozer told me about Nintendo Power Archive. A site that writes about and shares scans from Nintendo Power. Now that we’re playing with computer power I saved some individual scans, lightly cleaned them up, and made a PDF of Issue/Volume 12 from May/June 1990. The much smaller PDF then usual has been added to The Magazine Rack.


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With the skimpy article meant for kids, I have some bonus material to level up, (I promise that’s the last reference) for Nintendo Ghostbustin’ needs.

Previously scanned as part of a larger project I’ve added both NES Ghostbusters and Ghostbusters II players guides to The Magazine Rack.


June 1984

April 1990

May/June 1990


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