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Paperboy (Amiga)

Paperboy Amiga Title Screen

MISSING COVER

Genre
Perspective
Sport
Theme
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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.3
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Description

The object of Paperboy is to deliver papers to your customers while inflicting as much damage as possible to the houses of your non-customers. To make things more difficult, numerous obstacles get in your way including construction workers, rogue tires, skateboarders, dogs and cats, cars, and even the occasional tornado.

Screenshots

Paperboy Amiga Paperboy breaks a window of a nearby house
Paperboy Amiga Paperboy calls it quits
Paperboy Amiga Paperboy gets run over by a lawnmower
Paperboy Amiga Paperboy has just hit a burgular

Alternate Titles

  • "ペーパーボーイ" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Do you have what it takes to be a Paperboy? *Katakis* (37744) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

CU Amiga Sep, 1989 83 out of 100 83
Amiga Joker Dec, 1989 80 out of 100 80
Power Play Nov, 1989 64 out of 100 64

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Trivia

1001 Video Games

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

Cover

The cover for the Xbox LIVE Arcade version of the game is actually taken from the earlier Nintendo 64 game in the series, but with some things removed.

Sales

Elite's home computer versions sold more copies when re-released on the Encore budget label than they did when released at full price.

Awards

  • British Software Industry
    • 1986 - Game of the Year
Information also contributed by M4R14N0 and Martin Smith

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*Katakis* (37744) added Paperboy (Amiga) on Aug 12, 2003
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