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The Addams Family is a side-scrolling platformer based on the movie of the same name. The player takes the role of Gomez who searches for his missing family members. To find them he has to explore six different parts of the mansion, e.g. the woods, which are basic platform levels: the player moves from left to right while jumping a lot and avoiding enemies. Some of them can be dispatched of by a jump on their heads.

The main difference to the other versions of this game is a unique level design. There is also a life meter which allows to get hit more often before dying.


The Addams Family SEGA Master System Clear and simple
The Addams Family Game Gear Bones everywhere
The Addams Family NES Aaaaahhh!!!
The Addams Family NES Carefully climbing down...

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Alternate Titles

  • "アダムスファミリー" -- Japanese Game Gear spelling

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Flawed but enjoyable NES Ivan Obretenov (33)

Critic Reviews

Joypad Game Gear Feb, 1994 93 out of 100 93
Sega Master Force Game Gear Dec, 1993 81 out of 100 81
Score Game Gear Jun, 1994 81 out of 100 81
Power Unlimited Game Gear May, 1994 7.8 out of 10 78
GamePro (US) Game Gear Mar, 1994 3.5 out of 5 70
Megablast SEGA Master System Dec, 1993 66 out of 100 66
Video Games NES Nov, 1992 63 out of 100 63
Video Games Game Gear Apr, 1994 50 out of 100 50
Ultimate Nintendo: Guide to the NES Library NES 2016 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Nerdicus Reviews NES Sep, 2013 1 out of 5 20


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