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NHL Hockey (Genesis)

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Sport
Misc
85
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
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5 point score based on user ratings.
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Description

The game includes all of the 24 NHL teams and over 500 players, rated in over 15 skill categories. You can play the complete league season or create your own brand new league with up to 24 human participants. All the rough and tumble action of the sport is recreated from a top-down viewpoint. A full replay system is included. Digitized speech and organ music aim to bring authentic NHL arenas to life.


Screenshots

NHL Hockey Genesis Team comparison
NHL Hockey Genesis Hitting the post (replay mode)
NHL Hockey Genesis Penalty box view
NHL Hockey Genesis Chasing the puck

Alternate Titles

  • "EA Hockey" -- European Megadrive title

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The Press Says

Mean Machines Aug, 1991 95 out of 100 95
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Sep, 1991 95 out of 100 95
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Oct, 1991 11 out of 12 92
Video Games Sep, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Power Play Oct, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Megablast 1992 80 out of 100 80
Game Zero Sep, 1992 78 out of 100 78
The Video Game Critic Jun 29, 2003 B 75
Sega-16.com Apr 21, 2008 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

European version

For the European version of the game, there are 22 European teams rather than the 24 NHL teams from the US version.

Awards

  • Power Play
    • Issue 02/1992 – Best Genesis Game in 1991

Peter Lee added NHL Hockey (Genesis) on Mar 24, 2003