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If you can defeat the dragon Fumo, your status as a magician will be ensured. Many have tried to rid the world of his evil, but none have been strong enough.

Gameplay scrolls sideways and is platform based, with a very cutesy and consolesque look, and 17 levels, each containing an extra hidden section. Each level has its own elemental setting, taking in the fires of Hell and the clouds and light of Heaven. The levels are full of boxes, which can be used as weapons by kicking them at enemies.

As you go you can also collect money, which can be spent in shops to buy useful extras. Many collectibles and other items exist, such as leaves (which change the effects of gravity, allowing you to jump higher and stay hanging in the air for longer), extra lives, fruit for bonus points, and balloons allowing a degree of vertical movement.


Apprentice Amiga You kill your enemies by kicking boxes at them.
Apprentice Atari ST Level 1 finished
Apprentice Atari ST The blocks you use a weapons
Apprentice Atari ST Title screen

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Critic Reviews

The Games Machine (UK) Amiga Sep, 1990 90 out of 100 90
Zzap! Amiga Nov, 1990 79 out of 100 79
Amiga Joker Amiga Sep, 1990 72 out of 100 72
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga May, 1991 8.4 out of 12 70
Power Play Amiga Oct, 1990 68 out of 100 68
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga Dec, 1990 685 out of 1000 68
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST May, 1991 6.2 out of 12 52


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Cancelled port

A Spectrum version was previewed but never completed.
Contributed to by bubblezone (7) and Martin Smith (71471)