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Puffy's Saga (Atari ST)

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Description

Puffy and his fortuitously-named girlfriend Puffyn are trapped in an alien world full of threats, traps and surprises. Taking control of one or the other (Puffy is more powerful but Puffyn can move faster) you must find your way through.

Puffy's Saga is an overhead view maze game that represents a cutesy variant of Gauntlet. Each of the 20 levels has a quota of dots to eat before the level is completed. These levels are inhabited by foes who surround you and reduce your energy on contact. Meat restores 100 energy points each time - this total can go beyond its starting level of 500. You are armed with a gun, which not only kills foes but also turns many of them into edible energy-giving snacks.

Keys must be collected and used to open doors. Magic Goms allow you to use a map or a fire-bolt. Other available bonuses include invincibility periods and teleporting.

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Puffy's Saga Atari ST Level 2
Puffy's Saga Atari ST Some extras on level 1
Puffy's Saga Atari ST A nice cache of stuff here, but avoid the eyes
Puffy's Saga Atari ST As Puffyn

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The Press Says

Atari ST User Jan, 1989 9 out of 10 90
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jan, 1989 10 out of 12 83
Génération 4 Dec, 1988 39 out of 100 39
Power Play Jan, 1989 0 out of 100 0

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Martin Smith (63164) added Puffy's Saga (Atari ST) on Sep 28, 2006
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