Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

Art of Fighting (SNES)

Art of Fighting Screenshots

SNES version

Art of Fighting SNES Japanese title screen.

Japanese title screen.

Art of Fighting SNES The game's title screen.

The game's title screen.

Art of Fighting SNES All is not well in the Sakazaki household...

All is not well in the Sakazaki household...

Art of Fighting SNES Ryo Sakazaki. He's single, girls!

Ryo Sakazaki. He's single, girls!

Art of Fighting SNES Robert Garcia. Rich boy, and single too!

Robert Garcia. Rich boy, and single too!

Art of Fighting SNES The Options mode. Note the extra Stereo mode. Use this and the game will have surround sound!

The Options mode. Note the extra Stereo mode. Use this and the game will have surround sound!

Art of Fighting SNES The Versus mode. You can use everyone, even the bosses!

The Versus mode. You can use everyone, even the bosses!

Art of Fighting SNES Story mode. You can only use Robert and Ryo.

Story mode. You can only use Robert and Ryo.

Art of Fighting SNES TELL HIM, TODOH! [Yes, he's in Capcom Vs. SNK 2!]

TELL HIM, TODOH! [Yes, he's in Capcom Vs. SNK 2!]

Art of Fighting SNES And finish with an uppercut. Inflicts anywhere from 50 to 70% of damage!

And finish with an uppercut. Inflicts anywhere from 50 to 70% of damage!

Art of Fighting SNES D'oh! You lose.

D'oh! You lose.

Art of Fighting SNES Everyone must charge their Spirit meter [second bar] to be able to perform special moves.

Everyone must charge their Spirit meter [second bar] to be able to perform special moves.

Art of Fighting SNES Flexibility at its best.

Flexibility at its best.

Art of Fighting SNES So we beat you up for nothing?!

So we beat you up for nothing?!

Art of Fighting SNES South Town, ten years before Fatal Fury.

South Town, ten years before Fatal Fury.

Art of Fighting SNES Chewing bubble gum won't help you get respected, Jack...

Chewing bubble gum won't help you get respected, Jack...

Art of Fighting SNES Just 'cause he's big and fat does not mean you can't throw him around!

Just 'cause he's big and fat does not mean you can't throw him around!

Art of Fighting SNES The Hienshippukyaku's finisher!

The Hienshippukyaku's finisher!

Art of Fighting SNES Good. So you only hurt old men?

Good. So you only hurt old men?

Art of Fighting SNES After two fights, you can choose from one of three bonus stages.

After two fights, you can choose from one of three bonus stages.

Art of Fighting SNES In the first, you can raise your Spirit bar so you can perform more special moves.

In the first, you can raise your Spirit bar so you can perform more special moves.

Art of Fighting SNES In the second, you can earn more energy.

In the second, you can earn more energy.

Art of Fighting SNES And in the third, you can learn the Haohshokoken.

And in the third, you can learn the Haohshokoken.

Art of Fighting SNES Ryo Sakazaki learns the Haohshokoken!

Ryo Sakazaki learns the Haohshokoken!

Art of Fighting SNES After you pass the bonus rounds, the game will teach you a new special move! Pictured: Koohken.

After you pass the bonus rounds, the game will teach you a new special move! Pictured: Koohken.

Art of Fighting SNES BAHAHAHAHAHAHA. AHAHAHA. HAHAHA! AND MORE HA!

BAHAHAHAHAHAHA. AHAHAHA. HAHAHA! AND MORE HA!

Art of Fighting SNES So he uses his own version. Copycat!

So he uses his own version. Copycat!

Art of Fighting SNES Bah, here, a Haohshokoken for you!

Bah, here, a Haohshokoken for you!

Art of Fighting SNES Here, Robert is teaching King how to do a waltz... or not.

Here, Robert is teaching King how to do a waltz... or not.

Art of Fighting SNES Robert finishing off King. If you beat her with a special move, her shirt will rip off!

Robert finishing off King. If you beat her with a special move, her shirt will rip off!

Art of Fighting SNES Smug rich boy.

Smug rich boy.