Puffy's Saga

Genre
Perspective
Theme
Critic Score User Score
Atari ST
67
4.7
Amiga
...
5.0
ZX Spectrum
...
5.0
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Description

Puffy and his fortuitously-named girlfriend Puffyn are trapped in an alien world full of threats, traps and surprises. Taking control of one or the other (Puffy is more powerful but Puffyn can move faster) you must find your way through.

Puffy's Saga is an overhead view maze game that represents a cutesy variant of Gauntlet. Each of the 20 levels has a quota of dots to eat before the level is completed. These levels are inhabited by foes who surround you and reduce your energy on contact. Meat restores 100 energy points each time - this total can go beyond its starting level of 500. You are armed with a gun, which not only kills foes but also turns many of them into edible energy-giving snacks.

Keys must be collected and used to open doors. Magic Goms allow you to use a map or a fire-bolt. Other available bonuses include invincibility periods and teleporting.

Screenshots

Puffy's Saga Commodore 64 Level 2
Puffy's Saga Atari ST A nice cache of stuff here, but avoid the eyes
Puffy's Saga Atari ST You don't have enough keys for these yet
Puffy's Saga Commodore 64 Level 7

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Critic Reviews

Atari ST User Atari ST Jan, 1989 9 out of 10 90
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Jan, 1989 844 out of 1000 84
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Jun, 1990 82 out of 100 82
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Dec, 1988 9.8 out of 12 82
The Games Machine (UK) Amiga Feb, 1990 81 out of 100 81
The One Atari ST Jan, 1989 69 out of 100 69
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Feb, 1989 62 out of 100 62
Power Play Amiga Jan, 1990 61 out of 100 61
Commodore Format Commodore 64 Oct, 1990 59 out of 100 59
Power Play Atari ST Jan, 1989 43 out of 100 43

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Contributed to by Agamenon3 (3332) and Martin Smith (63063)