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Cutthroat Island

MobyRank MobyScore
Game Boy
...
3.2
SNES
48
2.8
Genesis
...
2.1
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Description

In this game you play the role of a pirate lady called Morgan who was given a piece of a map by her father before he died. In the game you set out to find more pieces of the map so that you can find the hidden treasure buried on Cutthroat Island. The gameplay involves you scrolling along the screen and sword fighting pirates and other scoundrels one on one with various different attacks. As you progress you unlock more combos. This game is based on the film by the same name.

Screenshots

Cutthroat Island Game Gear Inside the tavern
Cutthroat Island Game Boy You can do a leg sweep
Cutthroat Island Genesis Fighting my way through the chamber
Cutthroat Island Game Gear This pirate punches

Alternate Titles

  • "A Ilha da Garganta Cortada" -- Brazilian title

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User Reviews

Despite the appearance of pirates, nothing can save this game. SNES Joe Evrard (38)

The Press Says

Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Game Gear Dec, 1995 7.4 out of 10 74
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Game Boy Feb, 1996 7 out of 10 70
neXGam SNES 2002 6.4 out of 10 64
Video Games & Computer Entertainment SNES Feb, 1996 6 out of 10 60
Total! (Germany) SNES Mar, 1996 3.75 out of 6 45
Just Games Retro SNES Jun 29, 2012 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Game Players SNES Feb, 1996 31 out of 100 31
GamePro (US) Genesis Mar, 1996 1.5 out of 5 30
GamePro (US) Game Gear Feb, 1996 1.5 out of 5 30
Total! (Germany) Game Boy Mar, 1996 5 out of 6 20

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