Chiki Chiki Boys

Genre
Perspective
Theme
Critic Score User Score
TurboGrafx CD
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2.6
Arcade
...
...
Amiga
75
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Description

This platform-based action game is set in the land of Alurea. The idyllic life of the Alurean people was shattered when the King is killed by a dragon, and a range of nasties inhabit the lands. Fortunately his twin sons have come to the rescue, and you must take control of one or the other to put the world right.

The boys have differing skills - one is more skilled in sword-fighting (which you are always armed with), the other in magic (available in limited amounts on each level). You collect coins as the game goes on, and spend these in the shop on extra magic, extra lives and enhanced swords.

There are 3 levels on offer - Earth, The Heavens and The Sea, and these can be tackled in any order. The first is straight platform action, the second involves jumping across clouds, and the third sees your characters swim. After those are completed, you must venture into the Monster Castle and finally slay the dragon.

Screenshots

Chiki Chiki Boys Atari ST A clamp is blocking the way.
Chiki Chiki Boys Amiga The twin should be lucky that the sun haven't burnt him yet
Chiki Chiki Boys Atari ST Let's start on land.
Chiki Chiki Boys Genesis World map

Alternate Titles

  • "Mega Twins" -- European Arcade / Atari ST title
  • "チキチキボーイズ" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Nov, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Arcade Dec, 1990 86 out of 100 86
The One for ST Games Atari ST Dec, 1991 81 out of 100 81
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Genesis Jun 11, 2010 8 out of 10 80
Sega-16.com Genesis Apr 03, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Genesis Dec 10, 2003 8 out of 10 80
ST Format Atari ST Mar, 1992 74 out of 100 74
Mega Fun Genesis May, 1993 71 out of 100 71
Video Games Genesis Dec, 1992 70 out of 100 70
Power Play Amiga Dec, 1991 54 out of 100 54

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Trivia

Cancelled versions

8-bit computer versions were in development, and came close to completion, before US Gold pulled out of those markets and opted not to release them. The unfinished versions can be found on the web.
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