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Terry's Big Adventure (Atari ST)

Terry's Big Adventure Atari ST Title screen


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Terry's Big Adventure looks and feels somewhat similar to Mario's, being a side-scrolling platform game using stylised block graphics and lots of ledges to climb up and around. Terry is armed with a yo-yo which can be directed as a weapon by pushing the joystick as you hold down fire - an idea later repeated by Trolls. On this occasion the use of the yo-yo causes Terry to recoil slightly, so be careful that this does not push him off a ledge or into the path of another enemy.

There are 12 levels in total, incorporating many rivers to cross as well as hordes of hedgehogs, snails and similar to kill. Hidden bonus objects and time extensions can be found. When you start a new game you start form the last level you reached, so you effectively have unlimited continues.


Terry's Big Adventure Atari ST Collect the falling token
Terry's Big Adventure Atari ST Good job that bridge is there
Terry's Big Adventure Atari ST Level 1 complete
Terry's Big Adventure Atari ST Game start

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Alternate Titles

  • "Terry's Big Adventure!" -- Commodore 64 in-game title

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Critic Reviews

The Games Machine (UK) Dec, 1989 78 out of 100 78
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Dec, 1989 7.4 out of 12 62


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Martin Smith (66827) added Terry's Big Adventure (Atari ST) on Aug 04, 2005
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