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Vigilante is a side-scrolling beat-em-up. It features an anonymous tough hero that roams the streets to beat up The Rogues gang that kidnapped his girlfriend Maria. The game offers five distinct locations, such as city streets and a junkyard, with many different thugs with different strengths. You fight with your fists, feet and a chain, with a regular stance, crouched and jumping attacks. Each level features an end boss which requires a specific tactic in order to progress. Enemies keep spawning continuously from the left and the right side of the screen until the boss is reached, so a steady pace forward is required to reach the end of the level before time runs out. When enemies come too close they will grab the character and quick presses left and right are need to set him free, as he is then vulnerable to incoming attacks.

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Vigilante Arcade High kick
Vigilante Arcade Stage 5
Vigilante Arcade Nunchaku in action
Vigilante Commodore 64 Stage Two is in a junkyard

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Critic Reviews

Zero SEGA Master System Nov, 1989 84 out of 100 84
Computer and Video Games (CVG) ZX Spectrum Jul, 1989 81 out of 100 81
TurboPlay TurboGrafx-16 Jun, 1990 7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars 70
ST/Amiga Format Amiga May, 1989 70 out of 100 70
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) TurboGrafx-16 Apr, 1989 8.2 out of 12 68
Commodore User Amiga Jul, 1989 60 out of 100 60
Power Play SEGA Master System Apr, 1989 51 out of 100 51
All Game Guide SEGA Master System 1998 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Defunct Games SEGA Master System Jul 10, 2005 39 out of 100 39
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii Jun 02, 2007 2 out of 10 20

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Windows release

The game was one of the eighteen arcade games included in the compilation Irem Arcade Hits.

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