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Popeye

Popeye Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Popeye Amstrad CPC Loading screen (Piranha)

Loading screen (Piranha)

Popeye Amstrad CPC Just to make sure you know what game you're playing.

Just to make sure you know what game you're playing.

Popeye Amstrad CPC Title screen and main menu

Title screen and main menu

Popeye Amstrad CPC Starting the game. There is the Sea Hag's vulture, Bernard.

Starting the game. There is the Sea Hag's vulture, Bernard.

Popeye Amstrad CPC There's Bluto.

There's Bluto.

Popeye Amstrad CPC Me goil. Olive.

Me goil. Olive.

Popeye Amstrad CPC I climbed a rope. There is another can of spinach and a coin. There is also a flying saucer.

I climbed a rope. There is another can of spinach and a coin. There is also a flying saucer.

Popeye Amstrad CPC Should I let seeping dragons lie?

Should I let seeping dragons lie?

Popeye Amstrad CPC Ol' dragon-breath got me.

Ol' dragon-breath got me.

Popeye Amstrad CPC I'm strong to the finich cause I eats me spinach. I'm Popeye the sailor man!

I'm strong to the finich cause I eats me spinach. I'm Popeye the sailor man!

Popeye Amstrad CPC I died. Game over.

I died. Game over.


Popeye Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Popeye Commodore 64 Loading screen (Macmillan)

Loading screen (Macmillan)

Popeye Commodore 64 Loading screen (Piranha)

Loading screen (Piranha)

Popeye Commodore 64 Title screen and main menu

Title screen and main menu

Popeye Commodore 64 Starting the game. You can see Bluto and the Sea Hag's vulture, Bernard.

Starting the game. You can see Bluto and the Sea Hag's vulture, Bernard.

Popeye Commodore 64 Me goil, Olive.

Me goil, Olive.

Popeye Commodore 64 Well, blow me down! He knocks me over.

Well, blow me down! He knocks me over.

Popeye Commodore 64 Ol' dragon-breath got me.

Ol' dragon-breath got me.

Popeye Commodore 64 I died. Game over.

I died. Game over.


Popeye Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Popeye ZX Spectrum This screen displays as the game loads

This screen displays as the game loads

Popeye ZX Spectrum Just so you know what game you're playing. These tiles will clear to show the game menu.

Just so you know what game you're playing. These tiles will clear to show the game menu.

Popeye ZX Spectrum The game menu. On the right are two status bars, one shows what you're carrying - tins of spinach, or keys., the other shows the hearts collected.

The game menu. On the right are two status bars, one shows what you're carrying - tins of spinach, or keys., the other shows the hearts collected.

Popeye ZX Spectrum This is the start of the game. that bird flies in front of us. The status bar shows 1 tin of spinach, or one life. The characters are much bigger than usual as you can see.

This is the start of the game. that bird flies in front of us. The status bar shows 1 tin of spinach, or one life. The characters are much bigger than usual as you can see.

Popeye ZX Spectrum Look! Popeye can go behind things, in this case behind the steps which is not a lot of use but still looks cool. Bluto takes a life off Popeye whenever they meet so avoid him

Look! Popeye can go behind things, in this case behind the steps which is not a lot of use but still looks cool. Bluto takes a life off Popeye whenever they meet so avoid him

Popeye ZX Spectrum Popeye goes through a doorway and can climb the rope

Popeye goes through a doorway and can climb the rope

Popeye ZX Spectrum He's been upstairs and has collected a key, now he's going down

He's been upstairs and has collected a key, now he's going down

Popeye ZX Spectrum Popeye's behind the door. He can get off that rope and with the right key open the door to collect more hearts and spinach

Popeye's behind the door. He can get off that rope and with the right key open the door to collect more hearts and spinach