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Description

The hero of the game is a young jungle-man named Toki. One day the evil wizard Dr. Stark kidnaps his girlfriend Wanda. When Toki tries to save her, he is turned into a monkey! Now Toki has to find Dr. Stark in his palace, rescue Wanda, and become a human being again!

Toki is a platform game with many various levels: jungle, underwater, volcanic caves, on the ice, etc. Toki's only weapons are spitting on the enemies or jumping on them and crashing them. There are many possibilities to upgrade his spitting "weapon"; for example, if he finds an upgrade, he can spit fireballs.

Screenshots

Toki Arcade Stage final boss
Toki Arcade Helmet
Toki Lynx Flame thrower power up
Toki NES I lost all my lives. Continue?

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Alternate Titles

  • "ジュジュ伝説" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Toki: Going Ape Spit" -- Genesis/Mega Drive title
  • "JuJu Densetsu" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

Unique, colorful and challenging platformer. Lynx FireHorsePrime (20)

Critic Reviews

Sega Force Genesis Sep, 1992 88 out of 100 88
Amiga Power Amiga Aug, 1991 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 83
Game Zero Lynx Sep, 1992 80.5 out of 100 80
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga May, 1991 805 out of 1000 80
Play Time Lynx May, 1992 79 out of 100 79
Video Games Lynx Apr, 1992 75 out of 100 75
Power Play Atari ST Aug, 1991 73 out of 100 73
Game Freaks 365 NES 2006 6.8 out of 10 68
Video Games Genesis Apr, 1992 58 out of 100 58
All Game Guide Lynx 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50

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Trivia

Canceled Spectrum version

A Spectrum version got as far as being previewed by several magazines, and many screenshots exist, but it was never released.

Never released Atari 7800 version

Over 20 years after the initial release of Toki, a playable beta version of a Toki port for the Atari 7800 was discovered. It shows a 1993 copyright in the title screen and is only runnable on PAL systems. It is a quite accurate conversion of the arcade original, but the last level of the coin-op original is missing in this version. Also most bonus items are missing and some bugs are in the game. It is unknown why this nearly complete port was never released. Source: Betaphasegames
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