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Robot Rascals (Apple II)

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Description

Control a Robot Rascal in a turn-based scavenger hunt that mixes strategy, action and board-game elements.

The game included a set of physical cards, which told you what you needed to hunt for in the field or Laustenfownd. The first to find all the objects in their hand of cards wins.

Luck cards can affect the outcome of the game. They give the player the chance to modify their hand, often at the expense of another player. Steal card, Force Swap among players or pass your trash either left or right are examples of the effects of a Luck Card. Each player must draw a Luck card at the beginning of their turn.

The game allows you to choose among 10 different types of robots to use in your hunt, each with their own personality and style. You must also mind the type of terrain you wander into, because some types may damage your robot.

The game also featured handicapping options, and, like most common card games, featured many variations of the original game by changing the way the cards are discarded, exchanged or displayed on the board.

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There are 14 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "Robot Rascals: A Zany Scavenger Hunt" -- Tag-lined title

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Awards

  • Happy Computer
    • 1986 - Runner-up as Best Game Idea of the Year

Terok Nor (17855) added Robot Rascals (Apple II) on Feb 16, 2006
Other platforms contributed by tbuteler (3026)