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720º

Critic Score User Score
Game Boy Color
...
...
Commodore 64
65
2.1
Amstrad CPC
...
2.0
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Description

You're a skateboarder in Skate City, one of the largest skateparks ever built. Ollie off of ramps, grind on rails, and swerve past pedestrians as you bust out tricks. Visit skate shops scattered around the park to upgrade your gear and improve your skills. Participate in competitions to earn medals and cash to use in the shops. But, if you don't get to a competition in time, the infamous "Skate Or Die" message appears, and then you have to hurry!

Screenshots

720º Game Boy Color Gnarly!
720º Game Boy Color I lost a life. I have three remaining.
720º Game Boy Color I must skate to a park or die. If the swarm catches me, I lose a life.
720º ZX Spectrum Ready to go

Alternate Titles

  • "720 Degrees" -- Common title

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Critic Reviews

Zzap! Commodore 64 Feb, 1988 85 out of 100 85
All Game Guide Arcade 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Commodore User Arcade Mar, 1987 8 out of 10 80
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum Jan, 1988 721 out of 1000 72
Computer and Video Games (CVG) ZX Spectrum Jan, 1988 7 out of 10 70
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amstrad CPC Jan, 1988 7 out of 10 70
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum Nov, 1989 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amstrad CPC Nov, 1989 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) ZX Spectrum Dec, 1987 6.8 out of 12 57
Total! (Germany) Game Boy Color May, 1999 3.75 out of 6 45

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

The Arcade version of 720º appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

UK National Computer Games Championship 1988

The Commodore 64 and Spectrum versions are used as competition game in the qualifiers for the computer gaming contest in the UK in 1988. The game was played for high-score.

Awards

  • Commodore Format
    • March 1994 (Issue 42) – Heaven: Music of the Gods

Contributed to by J. Michael Bottorff (1794), Martin Smith (63054), Pseudo_Intellectual (45144) and LepricahnsGold (104261)