DescriptionThe 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* (37853)|
The Press Says
|CU Amiga||Amiga||Sep, 1989||83 out of 100||83|
|Computer Gamer||ZX Spectrum||Nov, 1986||16 out of 20||80|
|Joystick (French)||SEGA Master System||Apr, 1991||75 out of 100||75|
|Eurogamer.net (UK)||Xbox 360||Feb 18, 2007||7 out of 10||70|
|Computer and Video Games (CVG)||Lynx||Feb, 1991||67 out of 100||67|
|Power Play||Amiga||Nov, 1989||64 out of 100||64|
|SegaFan.com||SEGA Master System||Feb 03, 2003||6.3 out of 10||63|
|Game Chronicles||Xbox 360||Feb 18, 2007||6.1 out of 10||61|
|Commodore Force||Commodore 64||Aug, 1993||60 out of 100||60|
|ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)||DOS||Oct, 1989||6 out of 12||50|
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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