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Rambo: First Blood Part II

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Amstrad CPC
Commodore 64
ZX Spectrum
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Tough Vietnam veteran John Rambo is called back into action after some soldiers are taken hostage in a PoW camp. His orders are to simply capture photographic evidence of the war crimes taking place, but after finding a close friend tied up, he decides to wipe them all out by himself. This being Hollywood, chances are that he will succeed.

Ocean's interpretation of his challenge recreates Commando fairly closely. You move up the screen, taking out enemies – these respawn, so there is no value in not moving upwards as quickly as possible. Find strategic positions from which to attack. Touch each hostage you find to free them.

You have knives and grenades, but using the latter alerts the enemy as to your presence, making life harder. Extra weapons such as rocket launchers and machine guns can be collected en route.


Rambo: First Blood Part II ZX Spectrum Main group of prisoners leaves the jail
Rambo: First Blood Part II Commodore 64 Plot and setting
Rambo: First Blood Part II Commodore 64 Title screen
Rambo: First Blood Part II ZX Spectrum Let's use a knife to release first captive

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Your Commodore Commodore 64 Mar, 1986 9 out of 10 90
Commodore User Commodore 64 Jul, 1989 83 out of 100 83
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Commodore 64 Feb, 1986 8 out of 10 80
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Mar, 1986 8 out of 10 80
Crash! ZX Spectrum Feb, 1986 79 out of 100 79
Computer Gamer Commodore 64 Feb, 1986 14 out of 20 70
Zzap! Commodore 64 Feb, 1986 65 out of 100 65
Sinclair User ZX Spectrum Mar, 1986 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
64'er Commodore 64 Mar, 1986 7 out of 15 47
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) ZX Spectrum Feb, 1986 3 out of 10 30


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On June 28, 1986, Rambo: First Blood Part II was put on the infamous German index by the BPjS. For more information about what this means and to see a list of games sharing the same fate, take a look here: BPjS/BPjM indexed games.
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