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Although a platform game with a decidedly cute look, Car-Vup has little in common with others of the time. The clue as to why is in the titular pun - although you don't carve anything up as such.

You're at the controls of a car across a landscape made up of colourless girders, and your task is to drive over each of these in turn, which colours them in. By default, upon reaching the end of each platform you turn around, but you can jump across the gap by pressing fire. There are enemies to avoid contact with; these follow pre-programmed movement paths.


CarVup Amiga Western world complete  - a teddy is rescued
CarVup Amiga Prehistoric world - 6th level is bonus level in each world
CarVup Amiga Nightmare world - rewarded with 25k points after BONUS letters taken
CarVup Amiga Prehistoric world - just killed enemy with one of your weapons

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The One Amiga Dec, 1990 90 out of 100 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Feb, 1991 87 out of 100 87
Atari ST User Atari ST Apr, 1991 86 out of 100 86
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Atari ST Feb, 1991 86 out of 100 86
Amiga Joker Amiga Jan, 1991 82 out of 100 82
Amiga Action Amiga Mar, 1991 80 out of 100 80
ST Format Atari ST Jan, 1991 79 out of 100 79
Power Play Atari ST Apr, 1991 55 out of 100 55
Power Play Amiga Apr, 1991 55 out of 100 55


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CarVup appears to be a re-imagining of Jaleco's City Connection.
Contributed to by Martin Smith (63162)