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Description

As Hiro, you must once again defeat the ninja lord Havok. Using ninja throwing stars and other weapons, you must defeat the minions of Havok to reach him.

Switchblade II is a side-scrolling platform action game. One key aspect of the game is obtaining coins from defeated enemies, which can be traded at shops for extra lives, energy, and weapons.

Screenshots

Switchblade II Amiga This is the beginning of the game. You have a gun and a knife at your disposal.
Switchblade II Lynx ROM load screen
Switchblade II Lynx Not all levels are outside
Switchblade II Lynx A level successfully completed

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User Reviews

Generally an impressive game if you can face some of the frustrating sections Amiga Martin Smith (63001)

Critic Reviews

The One Amiga Apr, 1991 90 out of 100 90
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga May, 1991 900 out of 1000 90
Amiga Action Amiga May, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Atari ST User Atari ST Sep, 1991 90 out of 100 90
ST Format Atari ST Dec, 1992 88 out of 100 88
Game Zero Lynx Jan, 1993 79.5 out of 100 80
Video Games Lynx Aug, 1992 64 out of 100 64
Megablast Lynx 1993 64 out of 100 64
Play Time Atari ST Jul, 1992 47 out of 100 47
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Lynx Sep 10, 2005 3 out of 10 30

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Trivia

Type 'Chrome' on the title screen to access a hidden game. Other than its main sprite the game strongly resembles Venus the Flytrap, and it was apparently a partly-developed sequel to the game which was never completed in its own right.
Contributed to by Trixter (8720), Johnny "ThunderPeel2001" Walker (419), Martin Smith (63001) and MAT (117911)