When Pitfall Harry Jr. finally finds his father, at the end of the game, the surprise is to see that ol' dad Pitfall Harry is shown in all his 8-bit glory, standing out of the standard 16-bit graphics of the game.
There's a cheatcode (see tips & tricks section) that lets you play the original Pitfall!
Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure
utilized the initial release of DirectX and was one of the first PC games to be released as a native Windows 95 executable.
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- Power Play
- Issue 02/1996 – Best Dexterity Game in 1995
- VideoGames Magazine
- March 1995 - Best CD Music