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Skull & Crossbones (Atari ST)

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Fight as either Red Beard or One Eye through various pirate themed levels, like ships and forts, and even some non-pirate themed levels, battling ninjas, skeletons, and others in a quest to get back your hard earned money from an evil wizard. You can also fight side by side with a friend (who controls the pirate you didn't choose).

Fighting works like fencing, with a few different moves to use, including parrying. The levels scroll through with a boss at the end of each. You gain money by vanquishing foes and digging for treasure where X marks the spot.


Skull & Crossbones Atari ST Down I go
Skull & Crossbones Atari ST Onto the next ship
Skull & Crossbones Atari ST In the yard
Skull & Crossbones Atari ST Up the ledge to the next bit

Alternate Titles

  • "Skull and Crossbones" -- 8-bit in-game title

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The One for ST Games May, 1991 77 out of 100 77
ST Format Jul, 1997 59 out of 100 59
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jun, 1991 57 out of 100 57


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Martin Smith (63136) added Skull & Crossbones (Atari ST) on Jul 27, 2005
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