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Popeye (Atari 2600)

Popeye Atari 2600 Title screen

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Description

As Popeye, you are trying to win Olive Oyl's love! She is at the top of the screen dropping tokens of her love, and you need to collect them before they hit the ground. After you have collected the required number of items, you can move on to the next, more difficult level. There are many obstacles trying to stop you from completing your task, though! Brutus wanders around the screen and is constantly trying to catch you. If you collect a can of spinach, you can temporarily knock him out, otherwise Brutus will knock you out. Other objects such as bottles or birds are also flying around the screen and will cause you to lose one of your lives if you are hit. Each level features a different layout of platforms and ladders, and will have you collecting different items as they float towards the bottom of the screen!

Screenshots

Popeye Atari 2600 Level 2
Popeye Atari 2600 The second level
Popeye Atari 2600 Title screen
Popeye Atari 2600 The first level

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The Press Says

The Video Game Critic Oct 04, 2003 B+ 83
TeleMatch Nov, 1983 2 out of 6 80
Game Freaks 365 Jul 05, 2007 7.9 out of 10 79

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Awards

  • TeleMatch
    • Issue 04/1984 – #3 Hand-held/Minigames of the Year 1983 (Readers' Vote)

Servo (55921) added Popeye (Atari 2600) on Jun 10, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Corn Popper (69643), RKL (5614), ZZip (798), Pseudo_Intellectual (44554), Servo (55921) and Psionic (2040)