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Wayne Gretzky Hockey

Description

The first of three Wayne Gretzky games from Bethesda. It contains everything that could be found in a hockey rink, from big hits and fighting to icings and offsides. It's not only about what is on the ice but also outside, offering the player plenty of coaching options and gives you the ability to create your own players and teams.

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Development

The NES version was reputedly coded in a single night.

Hockey League Simulator

Data can be imported and exported to Bethesda's Hockey League Simulator, essentially allowing one game to play the hockey and another to manage the league.

Sales

The game sold more than 350,000 units by 1995.

Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #111 in the β€œ150 Best Games of All Time” list
  • ST Format
    • Issue 01/1991 – #4 Best Simulator Game in 1990 (Atari ST)

Information also contributed by Martin Smith

Related Games

Wayne Gretzky Hockey 3
Released 1992 on DOS
Wayne Gretzky Hockey 2
Released 1991 on DOS, Amiga
Wayne Gretzky / Brett Hull ShootOut
Released 1991 on Dedicated handheld
Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey
Released 1996 on Nintendo 64, Arcade
Wayne Gretzky and the NHLPA All-Stars
Released 1995 on DOS, Genesis, SNES
Wayne Gretzky's 3D Hockey '98
Released 1997 on PlayStation, Nintendo 64
Gretzky NHL
Released 2005 on PSP
Gretzky NHL 06
Released 2005 on PlayStation 2
Gretzky NHL 2005
Released 2004 on PlayStation 2

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  • MobyGames ID: 12089

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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Kabushi.

Atari ST, NES added by RKL.

Additional contributors: Shoddyan, Patrick Bregger, Jo ST, timur bogorad.

Last modified February 22nd, 2023.