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Speedball (Amiga)

Speedball Amiga Title screen

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Description

The original future sport game, Speedball is played out on a small court with five players on each team, making it more frantic than the more famous sequel. The ball must be thrown into the goal at your opponent's end. Any amount of physical contact can be made, and there are no illegal ways to get the ball or the goal.

Before each match you can bribe the referee into awarding you a head-start or strengthening the abilities of your players. You compete in a simple knockout cup tournament, or in individual 2-player games.

Screenshots

Speedball Amiga Game starts in the middle
Speedball Amiga Player selection
Speedball Amiga Main menu
Speedball Amiga Players in a row

Alternate Titles

  • "KlashBall" -- NES title

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The Press Says

Power Play 1989 83 out of 100 83

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Trivia

C64 version

The C64 version of the game is one of the 30 games on the Commodore 64 Direct TV retro game joystick released in 2004.

Inspiration

Unofficially inspired by the 1975 movie Rollerball.

Awards

  • Golden Joystick Award
    • 1989 - won the 16-bit Game of the Year award
Information also contributed by Johnny "ThunderPeel2001" Walker and Ricky Derocher

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Rantanplan (1711) added Speedball (Amiga) on Jan 17, 2003
Other platforms contributed by tbuteler (3023), necronom (73), Alaka (30817), deepcut (1836), Macintrash (2510) and MAT (74307)