Type Periodical
Pages 11

Nintendo Fun Club News Vol. 1 No. 2, Summer 1987

Nintendo Fun Club News Vol. 1 #2 (1987 Summer)

The Legend of ZELDA: A new video game for adventurous players only.

This game is so special, we even packed it in gold.

VOLLEYBALL: Get set for fun.

SLALOM: How fast can you shoosh?

PRO WRESTLING: The action's going to floor you!

Pro's Corner

Tips on:

  • Super Mario Bros.
    • How to enter minus world, and various other bugs described as tricks.
  • Slalom
  • Pro Wrestling

Quick! What's Nintendo's hot new innovation? The NES Advantage.

300 kids turn garbage into robots

Sneak Peeks

Upcoming games:

  • Metroid
  • Kid Icarus

Nintendo Entertainment System 1987 Licensing Program: Our guarantee of the highest quality, hottest titles.

A list of available (or soon-to-be-available) games.

Not all of these were actually released in the US:

  • Capcom
    • Makai Island
      • Higemaru Makaijima: Nanatsu no Shima Daibōken was localized, but not released due to Nintendo's limiting the number of games published on the NES.
    • The Speed Rumbler
      • The Speed Rumbler received a US release on the Commodore 64, but not the NES.
    • Side Arms
      • Side Arms Hyper Dyne received ports to many platforms, but not NES.
  • SNK
    • Psycho Soldier
      • Psycho Soldier also received many ports, but not an NES port.

Call if you beat Ganon!

The first 10 people to call in and describe how they beat Ganon will have their names listed in the next issue.

Heeeeer's Howard: Life in the fast Video Lane.

Mail Bag

Super Mario Bros. Crossword Puzzle

Over 30 Top Titles From Nintendo

Name Role
Howard Phillips Editor


Relation Sources
  • Metroid (1986-08-06)
  • Kid Icarus (1986-12-19)
  • Super Mario Bros. (1985-09-13)
  • The Legend of Zelda (1986-02-21)
  • Pro Wrestling (1986-10-21)
  • Slalom (1987-03-01)
  • Volleyball (1987-03-01)