Some famous faces (King Arthur, Napoleon and, erm, Ivan Drago) from Rock’n Rage.

Ganbare Goemon: Neo Momoyama Bakufu no Odori, Nintendo 64.

Ganbare Goemon: Neo Momoyama Bakufu no Odori, Nintendo 64.

Ad for Castlevania: Vampire’s Kiss (AKA Castlevania: Dracula X), SNES.

Ad for Castlevania: Vampire’s Kiss (AKA Castlevania: Dracula X), SNES.

Metal Gear Music Collection.

Metal Gear Music Collection.

The band from Konami’s arcade game Rock’n Rage. I’m sure the female singer is based on Madonna and I suspect the male singer might be based on Rick Parfitt, but if you think any other the other band members are based on real stars then let me know.

The band from Konami’s arcade game Rock’n Rage. I’m sure the female singer is based on Madonna and I suspect the male singer might be based on Rick Parfitt, but if you think any other the other band members are based on real stars then let me know.

Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon (N64) soundtrack,

Mystical Ninja Starring Goemon (N64) soundtrack,

Axelay, Super Famicom.

Axelay, Super Famicom.

A rare relaxing moment in Rock’n Rage, which was the subject of yesterday’s article. I’m still singing “Rock Me Amadeus” a day later.

A rare relaxing moment in Rock’n Rage, which was the subject of yesterday’s article. I’m still singing “Rock Me Amadeus” a day later.

Ad for Neo Contra, PS2.

Ad for Neo Contra, PS2.

At the big VGJunk site today: Konami’s time-travelling, guitar-bashing, Napoleon-meeting arcade adventure Rock’n Rage! I ponder the game’s connections to Status Quo (the band) while I beat up the most inaccurate version of Tutankhamen ever, and you can read all about it here!

At the big VGJunk site today: Konami’s time-travelling, guitar-bashing, Napoleon-meeting arcade adventure Rock’n Rage! I ponder the game’s connections to Status Quo (the band) while I beat up the most inaccurate version of Tutankhamen ever, and you can read all about it here!