Tarzan: Lord of the Jungle (Game Boy)

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In Tarzan, players get to control the Lord of the Jungle in six different missions that range from curing the Great Ape to saving his forest friends from a group of evil poachers and fighting off a dangerous wildfire. The gameplay is a 2D platformer where player must transverse levels and using weapons like spears, knives and arrows against enemies while avoiding various pitfalls and obstacles while collecting the required item for each stage.

Players can also swing on vines and swim to cross various parts of the stages and must also complete the level within the given time limit set at the bottom of the screen.


Tarzan: Lord of the Jungle Game Boy The copyright/options screen.
Tarzan: Lord of the Jungle Game Boy The title screen
Tarzan: Lord of the Jungle Game Boy Just starting the game
Tarzan: Lord of the Jungle Game Boy Wouldn't be Tarzan without some vine-swinging

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Video Games Nov, 1994 63 out of 100 63
GamePro (US) Dec, 1994 3 out of 5 60
Total! (Germany) Nov, 1994 3 out of 6 60
Mega Fun Nov, 1994 55 out of 100 55
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Dec, 1994 5.4 out of 10 54


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