Blades of Steel Player Count and Stats (2024)

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Game Description

Blades of Steel is a hockey video game developed and published by Konami, released in 1988 for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). It is known for its combination of arcade-style action and simulation elements, as well as its memorable soundtrack and innovative “fighting” system.

In Blades of Steel, players take control of a hockey team and compete against other teams in a variety of game modes, including exhibition matches and playoff tournaments. The game features both a top-down view for gameplay and a side-scrolling view for fights, which occur when players collide and initiate a brawl.

The gameplay in Blades of Steel was praised for its intuitive controls and realistic simulation elements, which included penalties, offsides, and other hockey rules. The game also featured a memorable soundtrack, which included a rendition of the “Star-Spangled Banner” played on a simulated organ.

Blades of Steel was a commercial success and received positive reviews from critics and players. The game was followed by a sequel, titled Konami’s Greatest Hockey, and is considered a classic of the sports video game genre.

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