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Oil's Well

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Atari 8-bit
Apple II
PC Booter
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Extend your oil-mining robotic arm deep below the earth's crust to mine oil and line your pockets. But watch out for the monstrous bugs that lie in wait for you -- one touch of them to the robotic arm and you lose a life!


Oil's Well Atari 8-bit Don't let the critters attack your pipe!
Oil's Well MSX That goblet floating by is worth 1000 points...
Oil's Well Atari 8-bit Title screen
Oil's Well Apple II The second level

Alternate Titles

  • "Oils Well" -- Atari 8-bit/C64 in-game title
  • "Oil's Wall" -- Misspelled MSX in-game credits title

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User Reviews

Similar to Anteater, but with an oil theme Commodore 64 *Katakis* (37744)

The Press Says

TeleMatch Atari 8-bit Jul, 1984 2 out of 6 80
All Game Guide ColecoVision 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80


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