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Jetpack (DOS)

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Description

You are an explorer trying to gather green gems from more than 100 small dungeons. You have a jetpack and an electric...tazer, phaser, whatever. Your jetpack consumes fuel and extra fuel can be found over the map. You can also pick up enemy freezers and invulnerability powerups. Your tazer thing can cut through some materials to get through the level successfully, but it cannot hurt enemies. You can also use teleporters and ladders. Ice and grass can hinder your progress.

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Jetpack DOS A lot of flying....
Jetpack DOS In-Game
Jetpack DOS Start playing Jetpack in level 1
Jetpack DOS In this level, I should run fast!

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One of my all time favorite DOS games BillyMaysFan59 (74) 4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars4.33 Stars
Wow, I remember this game!... Mr. Me (36) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

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GameHippo.com Sep 27, 1999 7 out of 10 70

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Trivia

Cancelled sequel

After quitting the game, a message appears stating: "Back to reality...look for JETPACK 2 in 2000 at adeptsoftware.com." Jetpack 2 never showed up.

Freeware release

In 1998 the programmer and copyright-owner Adam Pedersen released his games Jetpack and Squarez Deluxe! as freeware. The games can be found at www.adeptsoftware.com.

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Archagon (103) added Jetpack (DOS) on Sep 24, 2003