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Rise of the Robots (CD-i)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.
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You are a cyborg handyman in the far away future sent to a huge megacorporation where an evil AI has taken control of the companies robots. You are charged with facing these robots in combat and eliminating them one by one to reach the core and deactivate the AI.

Gameplay wise this is a standard beat-em-up with gorgeous graphics. It has some annoying limitations like not being able to jump over your enemy and only one fire button.


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The Press Says

Joystick (French) Jan, 1996 48 out of 100 48
The CD-i Collective 2004 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Power Unlimited Dec, 1995 3 out of 10 30


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As if the PC port wasn't bad enough, Mirage insisted on porting this waste to nearly every system on the planet! Here's a (nearly) complete list of all known ports of Rise of the Robots:

IBM-PC compatables, Commodore Amiga, Commodore CD32, CD-i, 3DO, Super NES, Genesis, Sega Master System, Game Gear, and Gameboy...that's thus far 10 (yes, TEN!) different ports! That's probably the most ports for any game yet. And yes, they all suck.

And if Mirage didn't stop there, we might even find ports for the Intellivision, Atari 2600, Pong hardware....
Corn Popper (69578) added Rise of the Robots (CD-i) on Feb 07, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Zhentarim7 (182), NGC 5194 (17256), Kabushi (121659), Satoshi Kunsai (1816) and Terok Nor (18355)