The Adventures of Lomax

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Cute, green-haired yet halfwitted creatures Lemmings this time appear in a platform game. As the only survivor Lemming that managed to rescue himself from the evil spell of Evil Ed, you (Lomax) must stop Evil Ed's distracting effect over the LemmingLand.

In your quest most of your enemies will be Hench Lemmings which've been possessed by Evil Ed's evil spell. You will be mainly using your spin attack or -when grabbed- your magic helmet to free these imprisoned Lemmings from the spell.

You have also some special abilities like building a bridge, digging horizontally through certain obstacles (just like the other Lemmings games) or throwing a flaming helmet that will help you to accomplish your goal.


The Adventures of Lomax PlayStation Videogame's biggest cliché - bouncing, spinning coins.
The Adventures of Lomax PlayStation Wheee!! Fire pretty!
The Adventures of Lomax Windows Again that barrel! Lomax knows how to keep his balance.
The Adventures of Lomax Windows Remember this? Building a bridge is one example of your abilities

Alternate Titles

  • "לומאקס" -- Hebrew spelling
  • "The Adventures of Sir Lomax in LemmingLand" -- Working title
  • "Lomax" -- European title

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Critic Reviews

Game.EXE Windows Jul, 1997 77 out of 77 100
PC Joker Windows May, 1997 77 out of 100 77
GameSpot PlayStation Dec 01, 1996 7.7 out of 10 77
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) PlayStation Jan, 1997 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation Apr, 2008 7.25 out of 10 72
The DOS Spirit Windows Jan 11, 2006 4 out of 6 67
Joystick (French) Windows Jun, 1997 65 out of 100 65
PC Jeux Windows Jun, 1997 61 out of 100 61
PC Games (Germany) Windows May, 1997 60 out of 100 60
Game Revolution PlayStation Jun 04, 2004 C+ 58


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Password screen

The symbols used in the password code screen of the PC version show the PlayStation roots (or perhaps vice versa) of this game: Triangle, Square, Circle, X...coincidence?

The Misadventures of Flink

The Adventures of Lomax was actually a redesigned version of Henk Nieborg's previous game, The Misadventures of Flink, but completely based on Psygnosis' famous franchise Lemmings.

Information also contributed by M4R14N0

Related Web Sites

  • Henk Nieborg's homepage (The Lomax artist's site: Includes original pixel-perfect bitmaps and animation sequences to peruse, and various trivia spanning most of his history as a game artist. )
  • Wikipedia: The Adventures of Lomax (Information about The Adventures of Lomax at Wikipedia)
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