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Jupiter Lander

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Commodore 64
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Use thruster control to land the spaceship on the surface of Jupiter. Fuel consumption and speed readings are important for the player to determine how to land the craft. Choose from three landing pads of varying difficulty. Easiest landing pad multiplies the player's score by 2, hardest by 10.


Jupiter Lander VIC-20 Start-up Screen
Jupiter Lander VIC-20 Game Beginning
Jupiter Lander Commodore 64 Landing on Jupiter
Jupiter Lander VIC-20 Ka-boom! I need more practice with the controls.

Alternate Titles

  • "Débarquement sur Jupiter" -- Québec French title

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User Reviews

Pure and simple... VIC-20 WWWWolf (422)

The Press Says

Tilt VIC-20 Jan, 1983 5 out of 6 83
Tilt Commodore 64 Jan, 1983 5 out of 6 83


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Commodore 64 version

The first game ever released for the Commodore 64.

Related Web Sites

  • Games for the Vic-20 (This article appeared in Creative Computing Vol. 9, no. 2, February 1983 and contains more information about the Vic-20 version of Jupiter Lander.)
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