It's relatively easier to find hidden video game gems than it was back in the pre-internet days. Now, there are fantastic sites, such as Obscure Video Games, dedicated to weird old games that most people have forgotten about. It's still amazing how many cool, undiscovered games are out there.

Obscure Video Games not only features old, forgotten games, but presents them in animated GIFs, which makes all the rediscovered scenes look even better.

We've selected below some of the best and funniest ones, focusing mostly on the 90s.

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Boogie Wings (1992 - Arcade - Data East)


Lucky & Wild (1992 - Arcade - Namco)

Daea Tonosama Appare Ichiban (1995 - Super Famicom - Sunsot)


Trio the Punch (1990 - Arcade - Data East)

Mindnight Wanderers (1991 - Arcade - Capcom)


Bravoman (1990 - TG16 - Namco)

Ninja Spirit (1988 - Arcade - Irem)


Dj Boy (1990 - Sega Genesis - Kaneko/Sammy)

Go Go Ackman 3 (1995 - Super Famicom - Banpresto)


Super Back to the Future II (1993 - Super Famicom - Data East)

The First Funky Fighter (1993 - Arcade - Taito)


Pistol Daimyo no Boken (1990 - Arcade - Namco)

Waxworks (1992 - Amiga - Horrorsoft)


Match Breakers (1995 - Arcade - Namco)

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