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Kangaroo (Atari 5200)

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Description

Baby Roo has been kidnapped by monkeys, and it's up to Mama Roo to come to the rescue! Your kangaroo starts out at the bottom of the screen. You need to guide the kangaroo up the various ladders and platforms to the top where Baby Roo is being held captive. The monkeys will be trying to stop you by throwing or dropping apples and knocking you off the platforms. Your kangaroo has boxing gloves, however, and can knock out the monkeys with a single punch! Along the way various types of fruit can be collected to earn bonus points.

Screenshots

Kangaroo Atari 5200 Making your way to the top on the second level
Kangaroo Atari 5200 Title screen
Kangaroo Atari 5200 Gameplay on the first level
Kangaroo Atari 5200 Atari logo and game title

Alternate Titles

  • "Canguru" -- Brazilian Title

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The Press Says

The Video Game Critic Oct 14, 2000 A- 91
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Dec 10, 2003 7 out of 10 70

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RKL (5614) added Kangaroo (Atari 5200) on Dec 04, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Pseudo_Intellectual (44554), Servo (55921) and LepricahnsGold (76485)