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Jumpin' Jackson (Atari ST)

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Description

Jumpin' Jackson is a top-down puzzle game. Jackson hops around a game board, picking up records (anyone remember vinyl?) and putting them down on record players. Each record carries one instrument's part of a tune, and as the records are put down, the tune builds up. Once all the records are spinning, the tune and level are completed.

Blocking your way are a variety of violent musical instruments - violins, trumpets, bass drums.

Screenshots

Jumpin' Jackson Atari ST Level 1 loading.
Jumpin' Jackson Atari ST All record players are here.
Jumpin' Jackson Atari ST Infogrames logo.
Jumpin' Jackson Atari ST Another weird level.

Alternate Titles

  • "Jumping Jackson" -- European title

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The Press Says

Atari ST User Apr, 1990 9 out of 10 90
Génération 4 Apr, 1990 85 out of 100 85
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jan, 1990 9 out of 12 75
Power Play May, 1990 67 out of 100 67

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Trivia

Music

The title of the game and its title screen music is, of course, a slightly modified version of no other than the song Jumpin' Jack Flash by The Rolling Stones.

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 01/1991 – #3 Best Dexterity Game in 1990

Xoleras (66247) added Jumpin' Jackson (Atari ST) on Sep 05, 2004
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