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Combo Breaker!

Things will be a little different than usual for your weekly video game comics fix.  Instead of some commentary and brief highlights of a video game adaptation, how about an entire comic book to read?

Back in January 1996, Nintendo Power subscribers found a fun little bonus included with their latest issue: a special collector’s preview of the upcoming Killer Instinct comic.  This 18-page booklet featured a short story centered around a fight between Jago and B. Orchid along with some extra splashes of character art.  The full series, which ran for a whopping three issues, wouldn’t hit store shelves until June of the same year. Continue reading Combo Breaker!