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Forbidden Forest

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Genre
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MobyRank MobyScore
Atari 8-bit
...
3.0
Commodore 64
79
3.8
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Description

This game is one of Paul Norman's first creations. You are in the middle of what is called the Forbidden Forest. You go along in a game shooting various enemy creatures that are in the forest. At the end of the game, you are fighting the mysterious demogorgon, that is in the shape of an owl when nighttime falls. Choose from four different levels of difficulty.

Screenshots

Forbidden Forest Atari 8-bit Starting out
Forbidden Forest Commodore 64 Here come some giant hopping creatures
Forbidden Forest Commodore 64 Watch out for the giant killer bee
Forbidden Forest Commodore 64 Fighting a dragon

Alternate Titles

  • "Der Wald von Demogargon: Forbidden Forest" -- German title

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User Reviews

The scariest game of its time Commodore 64 Tom White (39)
Truly a masterpiece! Commodore 64 Chagall77 (1691)

The Press Says

Personal Computer Games Commodore 64 Apr, 1984 9 out of 10 90
TeleMatch Commodore 64 Aug, 1984 2 out of 6 80
Commodore User Commodore 64 May, 1984 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Retrogaming History Commodore 64 Jul 27, 2009 7.5 out of 10 75
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Commodore 64 May, 1984 7 out of 10 70
TeleMatch Atari 8-bit Oct, 1984 1 out of 3 33
The Video Game Critic Atari 8-bit Dec 02, 2009 F 0

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Death screens. 1 Opipeuter (16478)
Jan 25, 2008

Trivia

Awards

  • Zzap!
    • May 1985 (Issue 1) - #21 'It's the Zzap! 64 Top 64!'

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