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Magicland Dizzy (Atari ST)

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Description

Dizzy, the egg protagonist, is back in his fourth installment: Magicland Dizzy. The land has been corrupted by an evil wizard, and it's Dizzy's job to set everything right. To do this, he must walk, jump and flip through a large number of screens, pick up and use various items, and talk to people.

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There are 84 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.


Alternate Titles

  • "ארץ הקסמים של דיזי" -- Hebrew spelling
  • "Magic Land Dizzy" -- Alternate spelling (C64 media)
  • "Dizzy 4" -- Informal Name

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Trivia

Promotion

The game used a very unique promotion system. A mini-game for ZX Spectrum was created called Dizzy 3.5: Into the Magicland and was given for free with the magazine Crash!. In the game a player could see the story how Dizzy ended up in the Magicland. There was also a new character, Dizzy's cousin Danny who never appeared in any other game of the series.

Awards

  • Commodore Force
    • December 1993 (Issue 13) – #55 “Readers' Top 100”
  • Retro Gamer
    • September 2004 (Issue #8) – #71 Best Game Of All Time (Readers' Vote)

B.L. Stryker (20701) added Magicland Dizzy (Atari ST) on Oct 24, 2004
Other platforms contributed by B.L. Stryker (20701), Martin Smith (63058) and Pat Cdr (1222)