Chinese Juggler (Commodore 64)

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Chinese Juggler is a single screen game where you are a plate spinner and the aim is to have eight plates spinning on eight poles before a timer reaches zero. There are four plate holders at the bottom of the screen and you pick a coloured plate up and place it on a pole with the colour of the plate having different points values. A white plate will give you the most points with a purple plate giving you the least but you can throw plates in the air and catch them to change colour. As you place plates on the poles the ones already spinning will start to slow down and have to be spun again to keep them spinning. Once all eight poles have a spinning plate on it then you move to the next level but it is game over if the timer reaches zero without eight plates spinning. On later levels it will tell you what colour has to be placed and spun next.


Chinese Juggler Commodore 64 Place another plate
Chinese Juggler Commodore 64 Title Screen
Chinese Juggler Commodore 64 Juggling the plate
Chinese Juggler Commodore 64 Lets spin the plates

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FatherJack (62754) added Chinese Juggler (Commodore 64) on Nov 11, 2014
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