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Spiderbot (Commodore 64)

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Description

You're a robotic insect, leading a normally happy life in your robotic jungle, when some of your robotic cousins decide to chew through the nearby citadel. Unfortunately for you, they're threatening to chew right through the reactor core! Capture renegade insects to stop their damage, and use them later to perform tasks for you.

Screenshots

Spiderbot Commodore 64 Title Screen
Spiderbot Commodore 64 Trying to catch a little critter
Spiderbot Commodore 64 Throwing a net at some flying creature

Alternate Titles

  • "Arac and the Arachnidroid" -- C64 cassette inlay title
  • "Arac" -- Original/European title

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The Press Says

Computer Gamer Sep, 1986 16 out of 20 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Sep, 1986 8 out of 10 80
Happy Computer 1986 68 out of 100 68

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Trivia

One of the error messages inside the program is "Invalid sprite data, bucko!"

The coloring of the sprites of this game (each sprite uses only one color) suggest that it was originally developed for the Spectrum and then ported to other platforms.

Was marketed under Epyx's "Maxx Out!" series.
Mobygamesisreanimated (10788) added Spiderbot (Commodore 64) on May 12, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Trixter (8736) and Martin Smith (63162)