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RoboCop (NES)

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Description

Patrolman Alex Murphy was killed on the streets of Detroit. The major corporation there, Omni Consumer Products (OCP) saw an opportunity to sell a new kind of law enforcement officer to the troubled city. They took what was left of Murphy, encased it in titanium armor, wiped his memory and created RoboCop. Now it's up to RoboCop to clean the streets of Detroit and eliminate the one responsible for his murder, Clarence Boddicker. But it looks like Clarence might not be the kingpin of this town...

Based on the 1987 movie of the same name, RoboCop allows the player to control RoboCop. The majority of the game is a side scroller. RoboCop can punch unarmed citizens and shoot armed citizens. He can move left, right and duck but can not jump. Different weapons can be picked up from enemies, and power-ups to restore health and/or energy. Following levels, RoboCop will have to match a criminal's face to the proper mugshot and engage in a first-person shooting bonus round.

Screenshots

RoboCop NES Intro
RoboCop NES Boss battle
RoboCop NES Title
RoboCop NES It's dark in here...

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The Press Says

VideoGame Mar, 1991 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
1UP! Aug 22, 2013 76 out of 100 76
Joystick (French) Jan, 1991 75 out of 100 75
Just Games Retro Apr 17, 2001 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Tilt Dec, 1990 12 out of 20 60
All Game Guide 2007 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
The Video Game Critic Apr 24, 2005 C 50
Mean Machines Dec, 1990 50 out of 100 50
SwankWorld 2004 5 out of 10 50
HonestGamers Apr 19, 2013 4 out of 10 40

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Topic # Posts Last Post
This should be made into two different entries. 3 Neville (1767)
Jun 30, 2013

Trivia

The Hit Squad release of this game for the Atari ST came with a sealed envelope containing game cheat codes "For emergency use only".
jeremy strope (126) added RoboCop (NES) on Nov 25, 2002
Other platforms contributed by FatherJack (19212), KnockStump (974), Johnny "ThunderPeel2001" Walker (421), Macintrash (2516) and L. Curtis Boyle (734)