The Way of the Tiger (Commodore 64)

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Three distinct side-scrolling beat 'em up game sections await in this title, licensed from a series of Fighting Fantasy-style books. As Avenger, you must clear the world of evil so as to protect the innocent, using your superior strength.

The combat is split into Hand-to-Hand, Pole Fighting and Samurai Sword fighting, each of which are loaded separately from across 2 cassettes - a novelty at the time. In each mode there are 16 moves available, varying depending on whether fire (or the space bar in keyboard mode) is pressed. The moves are arranged logically, and reverse depending on the character's facing direction, similarly to the Exploding Fist games.


The Way of the Tiger Commodore 64 The midget has turned into a cat
The Way of the Tiger Commodore 64 Unarmed combat
The Way of the Tiger Commodore 64 Title and options
The Way of the Tiger Commodore 64 Pole Fighting

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Commodore User Aug, 1986 9 out of 10 90
Your Commodore Dec, 1990 82 out of 100 82
64'er Sep, 1986 11 out of 15 73
Zzap! Sep, 1986 64 out of 100 64
Zzap! Dec, 1988 43 out of 100 43


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