- Adaptation Displacement: The NES version.
- Porting Disaster: The NES version. Ported by the same guys behind the NES versions of the first two Ikari Warriors games, this took what was seen as a passable arcade game and turned it into one of the most reviled NES games around. Unfortunately, this is probably the most well-known version as well, due to no other version of this coming to America (at least) until the PlayStation Network version.
- So Okay, It's Average: The original arcade version is seen as this.