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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 Genesis A ship level
Cool Spot Genesis A new level
Cool Spot Genesis A checkpoint
Cool Spot Genesis Fighting crabs and other things

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Alternate Titles

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

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User Reviews

Probably the best game ever to be based off a beverage. Adzuken (861) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars
Drink Me ETJB (450) 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Entertainment Weekly Jun 25, 1993 A- 91
1UP! Oct 17, 2008 87 out of 100 87
Play Time 1993 87 out of 100 87
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jul, 1993 10 out of 12 83
High Score Nov, 1993 4 out of 5 80
Sega-16.com Sep 16, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Video Games Jun, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Power Play Jul, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Netjak Aug 13, 2003 7.2 out of 10 72
GameTrip.net Oct 06, 2009 5 out of 10 50

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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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Trixter (9132) added Cool Spot (Genesis) on Jun 11, 2002
Other platforms contributed by EboMike (3138), festershinetop (9641) and IJan (2001)