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Boot Camp (DOS)

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Description

Boot Camp is a slight twist on the sports game genre. The player is in a military boot camp, and needs to pass a variety of training exercises so that they can eventually complete important missions. Some of the events they'll compete in are the obstacle course, firing ranges, iron man race, arm wrestling, and a fight with their instructor. Gameplay is similar to that of the Epyx Games series, with many unique events that must be completed to move on. Two players can play simultaneously, or one player against the computer.

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Boot Camp DOS Finally, fight with your trainer (CGA)
Boot Camp DOS Take a quick break between events (CGA)
Boot Camp DOS Doing pullups (EGA)
Boot Camp DOS And now its off to more training (CGA)

Alternate Titles

  • "Combat School" -- Japanese/European title
  • "Bootcamp" -- Alternate spelling

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Trivia

Music

Without being noted on the package or instructions, Boot Camp supports the Adlib music board. However, the music played through the Adlib (two simultaneous voices, single instrument) must have been a last-minute addition. For some music pieces you may suspect the game is malfunctioning and producing random notes... however, examination of the "music.ad" file confirms that the notes are not randomly-generated.

Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)
  • Commodore Format
    • March 1994 (Issue 42) – Heaven: Music of the Gods

Servo (55779) added Boot Camp (DOS) on Sep 15, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Agamenon3 (3274), f1reball (231), Christian Klein (5781) and Martin Smith (63054)