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ThunderJaws

ThunderJaws Commodore 64 Title and credits

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MobyRank MobyScore
Commodore 64
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4.7
Amiga
...
...
Atari ST
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5.0
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Description

ThunderJaws is an action, side-scrolling platformer.

In a secret underwater base, the evil Madame Q is determined to control the world. To that end she has kidnapped thousands of beautiful girls to use in her diabolical experiments. Players are part of a team of experts hired by the government to find and penetrate Madame Q's fortress and free the hostages. After the submarine reaches its destination, players scuba dive to get to the base and must avoid mines and chemical spills as well as battle sharks and enemy divers with their spear-shooting harpoons.

The inside of the fortress is very similar to the territory in Rolling Thunder, and because of this ThunderJaws is considered by many as the unofficial sequel to that game. Levels get progressively harder, more elaborate and contain more enemies as the game progresses. Additional weapons are obtained when dropped by fallen enemies.

The game can be played by single players or in 2-player mode.

Screenshots

ThunderJaws Commodore 64 White sharks do not look so intimidating if they're smaller than you.
ThunderJaws Arcade Keep going.
ThunderJaws Commodore 64 Starting off underwater
ThunderJaws Arcade Inside the lair.

Alternate Titles

  • "Thunder Jaws" -- In-game title

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The Press Says

ST Format Atari ST Mar, 1992 54 out of 100 54
Amiga Joker Amiga Oct, 1991 33 out of 100 33
Power Play Commodore 64 Nov, 1991 29 out of 100 29
Power Play Atari ST Nov, 1991 26 out of 100 26
Power Play Amiga Nov, 1991 26 out of 100 26

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Contributed to by FatherJack (19303) and Jeanne (75634)