Jinks (Amiga)

Jinks Amiga Rainbow Arts logo


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Jinks added a largely new concept to the Breakout type games, offering much freer paddle movement (both horizontally and vertically), a horizontally scrolling screen and the ability to flip the triangular paddle as needed.

The objective is to survive on the planet Jinks - an exploration mission on this resource-rich planet has gone wrong. As hazards, there are objects that can destroy the paddle or make it smaller. There is also the ability to shake the screen if the ball is in a looping position.


Jinks Amiga Insert Disk Message
Jinks Amiga Level 4
Jinks Amiga Main Menu
Jinks Amiga Level 3

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Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jun, 1988 10 out of 10 100
ST/Amiga Format Aug, 1988 78 out of 100 78
Power Play Mar, 1988 7 out of 10 70
The Games Machine (UK) May, 1988 62 out of 100 62


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B.L. Stryker (20881) added Jinks (Amiga) on May 25, 2004
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