Toki (Lynx)

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Description

The hero of the game is a young jungle-man named Toki. One day the evil wizard Dr. Stark kidnaps his girlfriend Wanda. When Toki tries to save her, he is turned into a monkey! Now Toki has to find Dr. Stark in his palace, rescue Wanda, and become a human being again!

Toki is a platform game with many various levels: jungle, underwater, volcanic caves, on the ice, etc. Toki's only weapons are spitting on the enemies or jumping on them and crashing them. There are many possibilities to upgrade his spitting "weapon"; for example, if he finds an upgrade, he can spit fireballs.

Screenshots

Toki Lynx Your girlfriend is kidnapped
Toki Lynx Spiders move up and down and ocaisionally fire off six shots in all directions
Toki Lynx Flame thrower power up
Toki Lynx Shooting the spikey mounds results in a five way spikeball heading staight at you

Alternate Titles

  • "ジュジュ伝説" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Toki: Going Ape Spit" -- Genesis/Mega Drive title
  • "JuJu Densetsu" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

Unique, colorful and challenging platformer. FireHorsePrime (20) 4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars4.83 Stars

Critic Reviews

ST Format Nov, 1992 92 out of 100 92
Player One Sep, 1992 92 out of 100 92
The Video Game Critic Mar 23, 2012 A- 91
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) May, 1992 10 out of 12 83
Game Zero Sep, 1992 80.5 out of 100 80
GamePro (US) May, 1992 4 out of 5 80
Defunct Games Apr 14, 2007 80 out of 100 80
Power Play Mar, 1992 75 out of 100 75
Video Games Apr, 1992 75 out of 100 75
Megablast 1992 74 out of 100 74

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Trivia

Canceled Spectrum version

A Spectrum version got as far as being previewed by several magazines, and many screenshots exist, but it was never released.
festershinetop (9477) added Toki (Lynx) on Jul 01, 2005
Other platforms contributed by Martin Smith (63071), Heisser Franzose (6), Psychedelic Mike (70) and Pseudo_Intellectual (45064)