Join our Discord to chat with fellow friendly gamers and our knowledgeable contributors!

Voodoo Nightmare (Atari ST)

Voodoo Nightmare Atari ST Loading screen.


Published by
Developed by
Also For
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


Boots Barker does not have a good day. His wife and his best friend cheated on him and during a balloon trip over Africa, they leave him there to die. And he probably will because a medicine man forced him to wear a voodoo mask which prevents him permanently to leave the jungle. To get rid of the thing, he needs to find this medicine man.

Voodoo Nightmare is an isometric action game with puzzle elements. The game world consists of a jungle and five temples which have to be cleared. To do so, Boots need to travel inside the temples, collect all diamonds and offer them to the temple god. In return he receives a magic ability for this voodoo doll which allows him to proceed somewhere else in the jungle. Some of those diamonds are hidden and need to be found by killing the correct enemy or by performing actions, e.g. jumping puzzles or sliding blocks correctly. Fruit and additional jewels act as currency and can be reinvested inside the jungle shops which have useful items in stock, e.g. weapons, dynamite or maps. If Boots feels lucky, he can also visit casinos.


Voodoo Nightmare Atari ST Title screen.
Voodoo Nightmare Atari ST Loading screen.

Promo Images

Voodoo Nightmare Magazine Advertisement Page 126

Alternate Titles

  • "Boot Barker's Voodoo Nightmare" -- In game title

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Nov, 1990 87 out of 100 87
ST Format Dec, 1990 76 out of 100 76
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Dec, 1990 8.8 out of 12 73
ST Format May, 1992 71 out of 100 71
Power Play Jan, 1991 42 out of 100 42


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Patrick Bregger (237109) added Voodoo Nightmare (Atari ST) on Jan 19, 2012
Other platforms contributed by Patrick Bregger (237109)