Nintendo Entertainment System Games Starting with Ro to Sp





Rollerball

NES Rollerball

Rollerball is a pinball simulation for one to four players. The game offers two variations:1) The first is Skyscraper. It includes a four screen tall pinball table where each player competes individually for the highest score. 2) The second is called Matchplay. In this game two players compete against each other to see who can reduce his opponents score to zero first.

Rolling Thunder

NES Rolling Thunder

As a member of Rolling Thunder, your mission is to stop an underground conspiracy that seeks out to conquer the world. Your secondary objective is to rescue agent Leila who was captured on a previous mission.Starting out armed with a handgun, make your way though heavily guarded hallways and secret passages to find Leila and stop the enemy.

Rush ‘n Attack

NES Rush 'n Attack

The title offers a few ways to interpret the name of this game. The game is about a guy:1) who rushes in before attacking 2) who attacks Russians3) who wears a rather goofy hat. Regardless of how you interpret the game title, you are armed with a knife and are sent on a mission against hordes of enemy fighters.There are four distinct sections of game play:1) Taking in a Missile Base 2) Taking the Harbour 3) Taking a Bridge 4) Taking an enemy Prison Camp.

Rygar

NES Rygar

Your purpose is to defeat the forces of evil in the land of ArgoolThe game is a side-scrolling action game providing an overhead view that can also lead to combat situations.

Shadowgate

NES Shadowgate

Shadowgate is an adventure game set in a fantasy world using the same game engine as Deja Vu. Your mission is to go to the Shadowgate on a quest to find a mystic artefact known as the Staff of Ages. Secondary objectives include stopping the evil Warlock Lord from summoning a horrific demon known as the Behemoth. Death comes at you suddenly and unexpectedly in this game.

Shinobi

NES Shinobi

As a ninja, battle your way through each level in search of hostages which must be rescued. You have shurikens, kicks and punches to defend yourself. This may not be alone so feel free to use your magic when times call for it. Ninja magic can clear the screen of enemies in one go.Each level is broken down into smaller scenes and hostages are guarded by big blokes who throw swords. Watch out for gun-toting enemy henchmen and ninjas.At the end of each level is a boss.

Shockwave

NES Shockwave

Your mission is to retrieve powerful crystals left behind by the Tarian race. However, the Rastons are also after the crystals. As a consequence, there is a short time limit on your mission. Your only weapon is a pistol. To retrieve the crystals, find your way through numerous mazes. Blocks in the maze can be moved with the shockwave pistol. When you hit a block with the pistol, this will move blocks adjacent to the block hit rather than the block itself.

Sid Meier’s Pirates

NES Sid Meier's Pirates

YOu are a buccaneer in the golden age of Caribbean Piracy. This very advanced game for its day. It let’s you choose from six different time periods: The Silver Empire from 1560-1600 and War For Profit from 1640-1660 to name a few.Choose one of four nations: English, French, Dutch, Spanish with four difficulty levels and includes five special abilities such as fencing and navigation.Your goal is simple: retire with as much gold and land as you can grab.

Silent Service

NES Silent Service

You are now a member of the Silent Service aboard a US Navy Submarine command during World War II.You are the only forces capable of striking back at the Japanese in the Pacific. Your mission is to take one of the fleet boats and go on extended patrols of up to two months from Hawaii, Australia, or New Zealand. Set your difficulty level and time period, though the game is far more enjoyable on the easiest levels. Keep the time slow unless you have a long distance to travel. Y

Skate or Die

NES Skate or Die

Skate or Die is a skating game with multiple events.Freestyle is the first event. Your goal is to score as many points as possible in 10 attempts. The Judges determine how much style and skill you have shown. The High Jump uses the same equipment. You goal here is to jump as high as possible.In Downhill Race, complete the course within 90 seconds. In Downhill Jam, outperform a human or computer opponent whilst dodging or jumping hazards.

Ski or Die

NES Ski or Die

Ski or Die lets you compete in 5 different events:1) Downhill Blitz: Ski downhill over large jumps and chasms while perform stunts in the moguls section.2) Inner Tube Trash: Descend a mountain in innertubes. Score points by picking up items, perforating your opponents tire with a knife or fork and finishing first.3) Acro Aerials: Ski down a ramp and score points by performing acrobatic jumps.4) Snowball Blast: First person snowball fight.

Sky Shark

NES Sky Shark

You begin the game with four lives and three bombs. Your mission is to take your squadron and blast through five levels of enemy-infested battlefields and earn as many as six gun upgrades.

Smash T.V.

NES Smash T.V.

The world’s most popular television show is Smash T.V. is an ultra-violent contest between two armed-to-the-teeth combatants. The contestants are set loose in a series of deadly arenas that are filled to bursting with hordes of mindless beasts and killer robots. The aim of the game is to blast everything in sight while grabbing more cash and prizes than the other guy. Smash T.V. is a crazy shoot-em-up from the creator of Robotron: 2084.

Snake’s Revenge

NES Snake's Revenge

You assume the role of Snake. Your objective is to avoid any kind of visual contact while collecting weapons and equipment on-site. There are more scenes including a jungle, a warehouse, a train, a couple of prisons and even a cargo ship containing the mass-produced Metal Gears. You must also overcome new traps such as searchlights, soldiers in gyrocopters, door-sealing devices and even suicide bombers.

Snow Bros. Nick and Tom

NES Snow Bros. Nick and Tom

Evil King Scorch snatches Prince Nick, Prince Tom and their princesses in a snow capped world. Your mission is simple, you must hunt down the evil King Scorch and rescue the princesses.Watch out for various obstacles and enemies, which include several level bosses.

Solar Jetman: Hunt for the Golden Warship

NES Solar Jetman: Hunt for the Golden Warship

The golden warpship was once the most powerful ship in the galactic fleet, but it was captured by aliens, and its parts scattered throughout twelve different worlds. However, each of these worlds contain deadly aliens, booby traps, black holes and extreme gravitational forces guard the parts. Your mission is to land on each of the worlds and retrieve all the parts so the golden warpship so the ship can be reassembled.

Solomon’s Key

NES Solomon's Key

On each level, find a key needed to unlock the exit and propel you to the next level. Use your magic wand to create and destroy blocks. In order to reach the key, arrange the blocks on the screen so you can jump your way around safely. Do not get caught or you lose a life by the countless enemies wandering around the level.Some treasures give you bonus points, others can form magic spells to help deal with the enemies. Oh yeah, the game uses a time limit.

Solstice: The Quest for the Staff of Demnos

NES Solstice: The Quest for the Staff of Demnos

Princess Eleanor was captured by the evil mage Morbius and is somewhere in the fortress of Kastlerock. You play the part of Shadax and your mission is to rescue the Princess by searching the fortress for the six pieces of the magical Staff of Demnos. Once you have the pieces, use it to defeat Morbius.

Space Invaders

NES Space Invaders

In this classic 1980s arcade game, Earth is under attack from several rows of bomb dropping aliens. Defending the planet with your laser cannon and have three shields for defence. The shields don’t last forever, so be quick and kill off the aliens.The aliens march back and forth. Each time the end of the screen is reached they will drop one row closer to the bottom. As you shoot them, they speed up making the last ones the hardest to kill.

Spider Man: Return of the Sinister Six

NES Spider Man: Return of the Sinister Six

Spider-Man: Return of the Sinister Six places you in the role of Spiderman throughout six levels. You must face off against Electro, Sandman, Mysterio, Vulture, Hobgoblin and Doctor Octopus respectively. To beat some levels, you must find things like a key or other puzzle solving activities. You can duck jump, climb walls, punch, shoot webs to swing and perform a jump kick. Although hard to die you only have one life and you only have one continue.