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Robbo

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Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
Commodore 64
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4.0
DOS
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4.0
Atari 8-bit
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4.2
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Description

Robbo is a side-scrolling puzzle solving action game, similar to Boulder Dash and Sokoban. The game features a total of 60 levels.

The player directs the robot, named Robbo. His goal is to collect all the screws on the planet needed to repair the ship and reach his flying capsule, avoiding alien forms of life and numerous traps. The players will encounter many obstacles on their way, for example chests that will have to move properly, closed doors requiring to find the key, deadly cannons or electromagnets attracting metal objects. Robbo can use the gun after finding ammunition, bombs placed on the board and travel through teleporters.

Screenshots

Robbo Commodore 64 Random object
Robbo Commodore 64 Need to use the bomb to get access to the next chamber
Robbo Commodore 64 Enemy released
Robbo DOS Entering the first level...

Alternate Titles

  • "Adventures of Robbo" -- DOS in-game and disc title

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User Reviews

the best single player game available DOS milton davis (1)

The Press Says

PC Player (Germany) DOS Feb, 1994 30 out of 100 30

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Atari ST UNOFFICIAL port 1 Rola (6599)
Aug 07, 2012

Trivia

Demo version via radio broadcast

A demo version (containing the first 4 levels) was aired by Polish Rozgłośnia Harcerska radio in Radiokomputer broadcast, 1991. One could record the signal on a cassette and then load it using Atari XL/XE.

Related Web Sites

  • Download the Adventures of Robbo (Free, legal download of the complete onetime registered version of the game, now re-released by the original developers through Creative Commons licensing.)
Contributed to by Rola (6599), Pseudo_Intellectual (43949) and Retron (168)