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NHL Hockey

aka: EA Hockey
Moby ID: 8314
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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.

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Credits (Genesis version)

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Designed by
Developed by
  • Park Place Production Team
Programmed by
Graphics Design by
Filming and Modeling
Production Assistance by
Music by
Sound by
Executive Producer
Produced by
Technical Director
Assistant Producer
Japanese Version
Product Manager
Quality Assurance
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1001 Video Games

NHL Hockey appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

European version

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


  • EGM
    • 1992 Buyer's Guide - Best Sports Game
  • Power Play
    • Issue 02/1992 – Best Genesis Game in 1991


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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by tkcmd.

Genesis added by Peter Lee.

Additional contributors: Terok Nor, Alaka, Martin Smith, CaptainCanuck, Patrick Bregger, FatherJack.

Game added February 3, 2003. Last modified May 10, 2024.