Exterminator (Arcade)

Exterminator Arcade The street.


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Of all the mundane tasks which've been turned into action-packed games, bug-repelling must be up there with being a Paper Boy or a Trashman. These aren't average bugs; Chicago is under siege from mutated insects, rats and even toy tanks.

You'll have to work through seven houses, each of which has the typical rooms. You control a seemingly-dismembered hand, which must deal with the hordes as they come towards it, into the screen. They can be shot, thumped, or squashed depending on their type. To clear a room you must kill a certain number of creatures in each of the vertically-divided 'lanes' of the room - this causes squares on the ground to change colour.


Exterminator Arcade Here come the insects.
Exterminator Arcade Floor Plan.
Exterminator Arcade Careful of the wasps.
Exterminator Arcade The street.

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ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Jan, 1990 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80


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Cancelled sequel

Audiogenic planned to release a sequel of their own design for this game (a common practice in those days - Target: Renegade and Strider 2 for example), but nothing ever appeared.
Pseudo_Intellectual (47891) added Exterminator (Arcade) on Feb 08, 2014
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