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Jungle Hunt (Atari 8-bit)

Jungle Hunt Atari 8-bit Title screen

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Advertising Blurbs

Back of Box - 5200 (US):

    The Arcade Hit!

    "This three-scenario contest fits the classic formula for successful video games: easy to learn, difficult to master."--Electronic Games

    JUNGLE HUNT! Now you can play the arcade hit in your own home. The graphics and game play are so realistic, you'll think you're on your own video safari! You'll find yourself hanging by your fingertips from slippery ropes, fighting off toothy crocodiles, and dodging huge bouncing boulders. Hurry up and rescue your sweetie from the hungry cannibals--it's almost dinnertime!

    THIS CARTRIDGE CAN ONLY BE USED WITH THE ATARI 5200™ SUPERSYSTEM.
    • ONE OR TWO PLAYERS
    • 3 SKILL LEVELS
    • Use your 5200 controllers with this ATARI game cartridge.
    • For use with North American and other NTSC television sets only.
    • Model 5222

    Contributed by Joshua J. Slone (4617) on Jun 26, 2007.

Back of Box - 2600 (Europe):

    ENGLISH

    Quick, save your true love from the masked cannibals! Swing through vines, brave a river of man-eating crocodiles, and dodge gigantic boulders. Outsmart the cannibals before they turn your sweetie into soup. For one player.

    FRANÇAIS

    Vite, arrachez votre bien-aimée aux cannibales masqués! Suspendez-vous de liane en liane, bravez le fleuve aù pullulent des crocodiles mangeurs d'hommes et esquivez de gigantesques blocs de pierre qui roulent à votre rencontre. Déjouez les cannibales avant qu'ils ne réduisent en puré l'élue de votre coeur. Pour un seul joueur.

    DEUTSCH

    Schnell, retten Sie Ihre wahre Liebe vor den maskierten Kannibalen! Schwingen Sie sich durch Gostrüpp, trotzen Sie einem Strom voll mit meschenfressenden Krokodilen, und weichen Sie riesigen Felsblöcken aus. Überlisten Sie die Kannibalen, bevor Sie Ihren Liebling verspeisen. Für einen Spieler.

    ITALIANO

    Presto, salva la tua innamorata dai cannibali mascherati! Lanciati con le liane, sfida i coccodrilli affamati di carne umana e schiva i macigni giganteschi. Devi essere piü furbo dei cannibali se non vuoi che facciano il brodo con la tua bella. Per un solo giocatore.

    (Chinese)

    ESPAÑOL

    Apresürese, rescate a su dulce amor de los canibales enmascerados! Abrase paso a través de las enredaderas de la selva, cruce un rïo repleto de feroces cocodrilos y esquive gigantescas rocas lanzadas contra usted. Burle a los caníbales y salve a su amada antes de que éstos la conviertan en sopa. Para un solo jugador.

    Contributed by Joshua J. Slone (4617) on Jun 21, 2007.

Atari 5200 Super System Catalog 1983:
    Horrors! Hungry cannibals have captured your fair maiden. To save her you must traverse treacherous jungle terrain, swim Reptile River, dodge cascading rocks and more!

    Contributed by RKL (5614) on Dec 17, 2003.

Back Cover - Atari 2600:
    Swing into action with one of the most popular arcade hits ever - JUNGLE HUNT! Realistic graphics place you deep in the jungle as you swing from vine to vine, fight off man-eating crocodiles, dodge bouncing boulders, and save your sweetie from the masked cannibals!

    Contributed by Jeanne (75620) on Nov 16, 2003.

Back Cover:
    Guess who they're having for dinner?

    THE THRILL OF THE ARCADE GAME


    Savage cannibals have kidnapped your traveling companion, and you must rescue her before they turn her into stew! In the deep jungle forest, you jump from rope to rope. Then you brave a crocodile-infested river and a landslide of huge boulders. You reach the cannibal's campsite just in time--your sweetie hangs suspended over a hot couldron of boiling goo!

    Contributed by Trixter (8736) on May 23, 1999.