Switchblade II

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Atari ST
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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.


Switchblade II Lynx End boss of level 2
Switchblade II Lynx ROM load screen
Switchblade II Amiga I have to watch out for that flying enemy. If it hits me, it pushes me off the elevator I'm standing on. If you fall to far in this game, you will get injured.
Switchblade II Lynx Level 1 gameplay

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User Reviews

Generally an impressive game if you can face some of the frustrating sections Amiga Martin Smith (63030)

Critic Reviews

Raze Amiga Jul, 1991 91 out of 100 91
Amiga Action Amiga May, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Atari ST User Atari ST Sep, 1991 90 out of 100 90
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga May, 1991 900 out of 1000 90
The One Amiga Apr, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Amiga Power Amiga Jun, 1991 87 out of 100 87
Game Zero Lynx Jan, 1993 79.5 out of 100 80
Amiga Joker Amiga Apr, 1991 68 out of 100 68
Video Games Lynx Aug, 1992 64 out of 100 64
Megablast Lynx 1993 64 out of 100 64


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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 (8713), Johnny "ThunderPeel2001" Walker (419), Martin Smith (63030) and MAT (102232)