You know, Spatterhouse? Gory video game for the TurboGraphix 16? Involved running through a haunted house wearing a creepy mask and splattering all sorts of monsters and zombies in the best pre-PlayStation fashion?
Game caused a bit of a ruckus among parents’ groups at the time as I recall.
Well, the folks at the video game news site Kotaku remember, and they’ve posted the original 1990 comic book ad for the game that ran way back in issue 90 of Alpha Flight. Apparently your purpose in the game was to save your girlfriend Jennifer, which is news to me. I just thought you were there to make the monster blood go spurt, spurt. You can see a more readable version of the strip here.