It isn't very often that I review PC games, the reason is, or was, depends on the timeframe, was that there weren't many early PC games on this site when I started reviewing, and also I wanted to give the Commodore more substance on this site, since it was barely mentioned.
The game is about a treasure hunter, grabbing treasures in the jungle, but he has to dodge angry natives! This is no easy task, but when you get cornered you can burn a hole in the platform to trap the enemy one at a time temporarily, there are hundreds of levels, it is fun, it is addictive, one of the best efforts from Broderbund Software who made some nice, arcade quality titles like "Choplifter" and "Seafox".
The graphics, since at the time PC's had 4 color graphics, are simplistic but well done. The sound has few effects and little dittys like "Charge!" when you finish a level.
Lode Runner was a wildly popular platformer/action type game that was first released in the 80's. The player controls a stick figure who must collect all the gold in a level while avoiding the enemies who are trying to ... Read Full Review