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Super Dodge Ball

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Wii
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5.0
Nintendo 3DS
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TurboGrafx-16
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Description

This ain't elementary school and it sure as heck ain't gym class. This is Super Dodge Ball. Control your team of six players to pummel the opposing team into submission using only the ball and your team's unique skills. Each player has his own special attacks and each team has their own unique attributes.

Play the World Cup mode and take on teams from around the world to claim the championship. You play as the star USA team and must work your way through teams from countries such as England, Iceland, Japan, and more to finally take on the current ruling world champions, the Soviet Union.

Or you can challenge a friend in Versus mode and go head to head with whatever teams you choose.

Or, if you just feel like cutting loose, you can play Bean Ball mode which is just a free-for-all every-man-for-himself romp in the school yard. Be the last man standing. You can play this alone or with a friend, but the computer will control the remaining 4-5 players.

Screenshots

Super Dodge Ball Sharp X68000 USA (wide mode)... and I have only one guy left on my team
Super Dodge Ball Sharp X68000 Title screen
Super Dodge Ball TurboGrafx-16 Intro
Super Dodge Ball TurboGrafx-16 The thick of the action

Alternate Titles

  • "熱血高校ドッジボール部" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Nekketsu Koukou Dodgeball-bu " -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

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The Press Says

IGN Wii Sep 22, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
All Game Guide NES 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Nintendo Life Wii Sep 23, 2008 7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars 70
Nintendo Power Magazine NES May, 1989 3.5 out of 5 70
NES Archives NES Feb 24, 2009 B- 67
The Video Game Critic NES Dec 03, 2000 B- 67
Power Play TurboGrafx-16 Aug, 1990 60 out of 100 60
Jeuxvideo.com NES Oct 23, 2012 11 out of 20 55

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Related Web Sites

  • OC ReMix Game Profile (Fan remixes of music from Super Dodge Ball, including the album "No Balls, No Glory".)
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