Adventures of Valkyrie: Legend of the Key of Time
Virtua Fighter 2
Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle
OK, so the Japanese list is not that much better than the U.S. list, save for that little SNES gem called Actraiser. It was one of the first games I got for the system way back in the early 90’s, and I got it because of a sole screenshot in Nintendo Power magazine: the centaur boss from the first stage. I had never seen anything like it, and lucky for me, the rest of the game was just as gorgeous — even that diaper wearing angel with the bow and arrows.