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Mouse Trap Atari 8-bit Title screen


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This platform game challenges the player to guide a mouse around a screen collecting goodies - varying from cheese to cakes to balloons. Once they have all been collected you must reach the door, doing all of this within the time limit, depicted by a picture of a diffusing bomb.

The player will have to jump over flowers, dodge bouncing balls and dinosaurs amongst other things - contact with any of these loses a life. Movement is achieved along ledges, via clouds, moving platforms and up ladders. Short falls can be withstood, but larger ones (or heavy landings from jumps) are fatal.


Mouse Trap Atari 8-bit Level 7 - another ant hiding at the bottom.
Mouse Trap Atari 8-bit Level 15 - so many obstacles!
Mouse Trap Atari 8-bit Level 2 - deadly ant!
Mouse Trap Atari 8-bit Level 9 - snake, owl and something else.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Mouse Quest" -- Alternate US release title

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Jakub G (122) added Mouse Trap (Atari 8-bit) on May 02, 2016
Other platforms contributed by FatherJack (62732) and Martin Smith (75086)