Contra (1987)
"Kontora" (original title)

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In the year 2632, a meteorite crashes in the nearby ocean next to New Zealand. In 2633, a terrorist organization known as Red Falcon declares war on humanity and tries to take over the ... See full summary »

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In the year 2632, a meteorite crashes in the nearby ocean next to New Zealand. In 2633, a terrorist organization known as Red Falcon declares war on humanity and tries to take over the Earth. Two soldiers, Bill Rizer and Lance Bean, are sent to stop the Earth's destruction and defeat Red Falcon. Written by Anonymous

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The prize is freedom! The future is in the balance! See more »


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20 February 1987 (Japan)  »

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The name Contra was chosen as the American title because symbols on the side of the Japanese arcade cabinet formed the sound "Kon Tra" when spoken aloud. See more »

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For an NES game, it rocks!
18 March 2002 | by (Shermer, Illinois) – See all my reviews

Okay, so maybe the game is older than God, but who cares? It is still as much fun now as it was 14 years ago. I still have fond memories as a 6 year old playing this game and just blastin' everything in sight. What fun!


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