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Cool Spot (Game Gear)

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Description

Cool Spot is a colorful 2D platform game featuring the 7-Up mascot as the main protagonist. The game objective is fairly simple and straightforward. The player character has to collect enough number of cool points throughout each level in order to find and rescue his captured uncool Spot buddies and complete the game.

Screenshots

Cool Spot Game Gear Level complete
Cool Spot Game Gear Title
Cool Spot Game Gear A boat post
Cool Spot Game Gear Beginning level 1

Alternate Titles

  • "Spot and the Quest for Cool" -- Informal title
  • "クールスポット" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

Sega Force Dec 09, 1993 95 out of 100 95
GamePro (US) Nov, 1993 4.5 out of 5 90
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Oct 01, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Dec, 1993 7.8 out of 10 78
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 04, 2010 14 out of 20 70

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Trivia

Files

In the PC version, there are two batch files (UKVER.BAT and USVER.BAT) in the Cool Spot game directory. UKVER.BAT makes the game "British" by removing the 7-up logo from the bottle displayed in the title screen. USVER.BAT on the other hand returns the 7-up logo.

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 02/1995 – #3 Best Dexterity Game in 1994 (Readers' Vote)

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festershinetop (9481) added Cool Spot (Game Gear) on Apr 23, 2004
Other platforms contributed by EboMike (3009), Trixter (8737), festershinetop (9481) and IJan (1920)