DescriptionBased on the arcade game, the object of Paperboy is to deliver papers to your customers while inflicting as much damage as possible to the houses of your non-customers. To make things more difficult, numerous obstacles get in your way including construction workers, rogue tires, skateboarders, dogs and cats, cars, and even the occasional tornado.
- "ペーパーボーイ" -- Japanese spelling
Part of the Following Group
|Odd and Irritatingly Difficult game!||NES||Oblio (109)|
|Do you have what it takes to be a Paperboy?||Amiga||*Katakis* (37494)|
The Press Says
|Digital Press - Classic Video Games||Xbox 360||Feb 15, 2007||8 out of 10||80|
|Sega-16.com||Genesis||May 08, 2006||8 out of 10||80|
|Joystick (French)||NES||Mar, 1991||70 out of 100||70|
|Games Radar||Xbox 360||Feb 15, 2007||7 out of 10||70|
|Just Games Retro||NES||Mar 18, 2007||68 out of 100||68|
|Mean Machines||Game Boy||Dec, 1990||67 out of 100||67|
|Xboxdynasty (XD)||Xbox 360||Mar 31, 2007||6.7 out of 10||67|
|NES Archives||NES||Jul 14, 2007||B-||67|
|64'er||Commodore 64||Feb, 1987||8 out of 15||53|
|Pocket Magazine / Pockett Videogames||Game Boy Color||Aug 01, 1999||20|
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1001 Video GamesThe Arcade version of Paperboy appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.
CoverThe cover for the Xbox LIVE Arcade version of the game is actually taken from the earlier Nintendo 64 game in the series, but with some things removed.
SalesElite's home computer versions sold more copies when re-released on the Encore budget label than they did when released at full price.
- British Software Industry
- 1986 - Game of the Year