DescriptionAs lazy cartoon cat Garfield, you're somehow trapped in your TV, that's what happens with too much TV watching. Go and find all remote-control pieces to get out of that box, and check the fridge for a change. The player advances through levels and bonus rounds in his attempt to escape.
Unlike most other platform games of its time, Garfield boasted completely unique art on each of its six levels, both for tile art and character costumes. The levels are inspired by classic movies, but given a Garfield twist, like "Catsablanca" and "The Curse of Cleofatra".
- "Garfield in TV Land!" -- Common title
Part of the Following Groups
|Garfield the Jackcat||Windows||Buuks (179)|
|Consoles Plus||Game Gear||Oct, 1995||86 out of 100||86|
|GamePro (US)||Game Gear||Jan, 1996||4 out of 5||80|
|Electric Playground||Genesis||Mar 30, 1996||8 out of 10||80|
|Gamers (Germany)||Game Gear||Apr, 1996||2.3 out of 6||74|
|Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM)||Genesis||Nov, 1995||6 out of 10||60|
|All Game Guide||Genesis||1998||60|
|Video Games||Genesis||Dec, 1995||59 out of 100||59|
|Mega Fun||Game Gear||Dec, 1995||56 out of 100||56|
|Mega Fun||Genesis||Oct, 1995||54 out of 100||54|
|GamePro (US)||Genesis||Dec, 1995||2.5 out of 5||50|
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DevelopmentAll of the character art and animation was done by the animators at PAWS, Jim Davis' studio.
ExtrasThe game included a Garfield comic as an add in.
- Game Players
- 1995 Holiday Edition (Vol. 8, No. 13) - Best Game Gear Game of the Year