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Description

As the half-human half-cyborg flying machine of the title, you are faced with 28 levels to clear of enemies. The gameplay is horizontally scrolling. Your unit is able to fly and then hold at a certain level in space. Defeated enemies often release gems, which can be collected towards power-ups. These include more powerful or multi-directional firing.

Screenshots

Atomic Robo-Kid Genesis Title screen
Atomic Robo-Kid Commodore 64 The weather is nice here, isn't it?
Atomic Robo-Kid Commodore 64 The beginning
Atomic Robo-Kid Commodore 64 Act 4

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Alternate Titles

  • "Atomic Robo-Kid Special" -- PC Engine title
  • "アトミックロボキッド" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Commodore Format Commodore 64 Dec, 1990 90 out of 100 90
PC Engine Gamer TurboGrafx-16 Aug, 2011 875 out of 1000 88
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Genesis Mar, 1991 10 out of 12 83
Zzap! Amiga Dec, 1990 80 out of 100 80
Pixel-Heroes.de Genesis Nov 30, 2008 8 out of 10 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Genesis Apr, 1991 77 out of 100 77
Power Play Genesis Mar, 1991 69 out of 100 69
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Nov, 1990 26 out of 40 65
Amiga Joker Amiga Nov, 1990 59 out of 100 59
Sega-16.com Genesis Mar 30, 2006 3 out of 10 30

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Trivia

Cancelled Spectrum version

Although never released, a Spectrum version was at least partially developed, as a demo version featured on a cover-mounted cassette from Your Sinclair magazine.
Contributed to by Kabushi (165413), Martin Smith (62888) and 雷堂嬢太朗 -raido.jotaro- (58360)