Even as a seasoned gamer I didn’t stand a chance until I tried using my turbo controller, and even then it was a constant struggle. Submit a review … Billy sets out to rescue his fair lady in an adventure that will take him from the swamps, to Bourbon Street, and eventually to the crime lords personal estate. The Adventures of Bayou Billy #5. He also owns this site, so you'd better just chill. Did Konami think Americans were that much more skilled at this game? Your email address will not be published. It’s pretty basic, but the game does feature some really well done boss encounters that are challenging but never frustrating. The Adventures of Bayou Billy (game, beat 'em up). These are viewed from a first person viewpoint as the screen scrolls to the right with enemies constantly popping out from behind objects in the environment. Each of the genre segments in Bayou Billy play pretty typically for the NES. Thankfully they frequently drop items with a variety of effects. "Billy's girlfriend, Annabelle, has been kidnapped by an evil, mustachioed madman with the not-so-scary name of Gordon. The Adventures of Bayou Billy NES Review - The Adventures of Bayou Billy . And the controls are better! And the brawling portions of the game are simply not on par with other brawlers of the time like Double Dragon or P.O.W. Thankfully there’s no major problems here, but it’s still a very hard game. Your best girl Annabelle has been kidnapped by the evil Gordon, the "gangster king of Bourbon Street", and as Bayou Billy it is your job to get her back! DeathWing007 . by Robert L. Bryant on Saturday, January 1, 2005 . There are nine levels in all: five brawlers, two shooters, and two driving levels. It seems that if a developer tries to make a multi-genre game, they will do each segment less effectively than if they just focused on one genre. Archie Comics put out a very short run of Bayou Billy comics, based on the NES game. Next we come to the light-gun sequences. What’s more interesting is that the Japanese version of the game, Mad City, is much much easier and such can be considered a balanced and fun game to play. Read reviews and discussion of The Adventures of Bayou Billy #2, published by Archie Comics ... You must be logged in to write a review for this comic. Get ready for a plethora of incoming reviews of horror based games for the month of October! Adventures of Bayou Billy review Playing this game leaves a good feeling and so does getting eaten by 8 crocodiles! What the hell!? You should check it out.Bayou Billy is actually the game that inspired this article, so I … you will encounter. Themes to to repeat, but each stage does have its own theme. Punches are the weakest attack but also the fastest, kicks are middle of the road, and jump kicks are the strongest. I have never played it before this week. You may also remember Bayou Billy from his appearance in Captain N. It was pretty cringey. 5 years ago | 12 views. The Adventures of Bayou Billy is one of the most notorious NES games for being almost impossible to beat. The game is primarily a side-scrolling beat-em-up, but it also includes driving and shooting segments. “Crocodile Dundee” was a huge hit movie, Yahoo Serious was being taken seriously as a comedian, and Bayou Billy hits the NES. Since it’s a widely accepted fact that when it comes to action games we American gamers are veritable supermen compared to our nerdy,