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CONTRA is a line of run and gun video games created by Konami in 1987.It was first released for the arcades but gained the popularity with the release of NES version.It featured power-ups,2-player cooperative gameplay and the character`s light mobilty.The game consists of traditional side-view stages that scrolls vertically and horizontally,as well as 3D view stages in which the player moves towards the backgrounds.The NES version is identical to the arcade version in terms of content,but has longer stages and other modifications.In Japan,the Famicom version used the VRC2 chip,which allowed for additional background animation and cut-scenes that are not included in other versions...