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Rockford: The Arcade Game

MobyRank MobyScore
Atari 8-bit
...
3.1
Commodore 64
...
3.8
ZX Spectrum
...
3.8
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Description

This is a rocks'n'diamonds style game. Play in six different worlds (as a explorer, cook, doctor, etc.) of increasing difficulty, and grab the coins/apples/hearts while avoiding the boulders. And there are enemies to make your life (even more) difficult.

Screenshots

Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS Main menu (Tandy)
Rockford: The Arcade Game Amiga Rockford as an astronaut
Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS Main menu (CGA)
Rockford: The Arcade Game Commodore 64 Avoid those swirling galaxies!

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User Reviews

"Is there ANYTHING intelligent about this game?" DOS Nowhere Girl (1582)

The Press Says

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST May, 1988 758 out of 1000 76
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST May, 1988 74 out of 100 74
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum May, 1988 720 out of 1000 72
The Games Machine (UK) DOS May, 1988 70 out of 100 70
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) DOS Oct, 1988 674 out of 1000 67
ST Action Atari ST May, 1988 65 out of 100 65
Happy Computer Commodore 64 Apr, 1988 60 out of 100 60
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) ZX Spectrum Apr, 1988 5.6 out of 12 47
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Apr, 1988 4.2 out of 12 35
Zzap! Commodore 64 May, 1988 31 out of 100 31

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Trivia

Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)

Contributed to by NGC 5194 (17300), Kabushi (131967) and rey_ (252)