Avoid the Noid

Moby ID: 1095
DOS Specs


Avoid the Noid is an advertisement ploy for Domino's Pizza. You are a pizza delivery boy who must deliver a pizza to Doom Industries while the creature Noid is set to prevent him from acheiving this goal. You must deliver the pizza to the top floor in 30 minutes or less, or the customer will get a discount and you will lose your job.

Groups +


Credits (DOS version)

Developed and Written by



Average score: 50% (based on 2 ratings)


Average score: 3.1 out of 5 (based on 9 ratings with 1 reviews)

Surprisingly professional.

The Good
I liked this game's name a lot, and when I downloaded it from an Abandonware site I was very dismayed to find that it is basically an advertisement. I've seen several such games in the past and hated most, but this game positively surprised me.

So what can possibly be good about a game made for Domino's Pizza?

  • First and foremost, I was very surprised to find out that this game actually runs perfectly on a much faster computer than it was intended to run on. No problems with a Pentium II 350.
  • The game without a doubt looks great, despite 4-colour CGA. Especially Noid him/her/itself, your nemesis, is very well drawn (have a look in the screenshots).
  • Excellent sound routines! The digitized sounds work well even under Windows '98, which is quite an acheivment. The sounds themselves aren't bad either.
  • Great music!
  • Excellent gameplay. This game excells - no obvious gameplay flaws and it's quite fun regardless.

The Bad
Well, it's an advertisement, one for Domino's Pizza none-the-less...

Also, it becomes annoying after a while, and once you finish it you probably won't play it ever again.

The Bottom Line
Again, I must emphasize how professionaly made this game is, and quite fun at that.

DOS · by Tomer Gabel (4535) · 2000


MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Released 2001 on DOS
Released 1980 on Atari 8-bit
Released 2004 on Windows
Yo! Noid
Released 1990 on NES, 1991 on Arcade
Arthur Noid
Released 1988 on Commodore 16, Plus/4
Released 1999 on Windows
Released 2010 on Browser
Avoid The Roids
Released 1996 on Windows
Avoid the Demons
Released 2021 on Windows

Related Sites +

  • Let's Play Advergames
    judge reinhold's playthrough of several advergames, including this one, on the Let's Play Archive

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 1095
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]


Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Tomer Gabel.

Commodore 64 added by Servo.

Additional contributors: Harmony♡.

Game added March 20, 2000. Last modified May 7, 2024.