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Spelunker (NES)

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In this game, you are a spelunker who climbs deep down mountain caves in search for treasure. The levels consist of many platforms, connected to each other by a riding cart, ladders, ropes, etc. You'll have to time your jumping well, because a slight fall will lead to your death, and the abyss is near! You should jump over various obstacles, avoid ghost-like enemies, climb on ropes, and use inventory items such as dynamite to create obstacle-destroying explosions that will bring you nearer to the desired treasure.


Spelunker NES A ghost is on the spelunker's tail
Spelunker NES Title screen
Spelunker NES Geyser
Spelunker NES After completing the game, the player has the opportunity to complete a cave that's a different color

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Spelunker was marketed by Broderbund as part of its "Action Series".

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