Jack Attack (Commodore 16, Plus/4)

Jack Attack Commodore 16, Plus/4 Title Screen.


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This is a simple action game where your aim is to crush 8 spinning heads in each level. This can be done by either jumping on them or pushing blocks on them. While the first level is pretty basic with just a few blocks to move, later levels feature platforms and water, which is fatal to the character. Besides water, the spinning heads themselves are the main threat as they can kill Jack by jumping on him.


Jack Attack Commodore 16, Plus/4 First level.
Jack Attack Commodore 16, Plus/4 Title Screen.
Jack Attack Commodore 16, Plus/4 Options.
Jack Attack Commodore 16, Plus/4 Another level.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Jack the Ripper" -- Working Title

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Commodore User May, 1985 12 out of 20 60


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The title is said to be inspired by the tantrums thrown by Commodore boss, Jack Tramiel.


  • Commodore Format
    • April 1991 (Issue 7) - listed in the A to Z of Classic Games article (Great)

Kabushi (209748) added Jack Attack (Commodore 16, Plus/4) on Apr 16, 2012
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