Released in 1988 (arcade), Super Contra “takes place in December of 2634, a year after the events of the original Contra.” ScrewAttack takes a look back at this title after the break.

The original arcade version of Super Contra played essentially the same as its forebearer. The main difference was in its versatility. While the original “Contra” had three versions of gameplay (side-scrolling, up-scrolling, and pseudo-first-person), Super Contra added a top-view perspective as well as improving the scrolling levels by including inclined surfaces