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Description

Cool Spot is a colorful 2D platform game featuring the 7-Up mascot as the main protagonist. The game objective is fairly simple and straightforward. The player character has to collect enough number of cool points throughout each level in order to find and rescue his captured uncool Spot buddies and complete the game.

Screenshots

Cool Spot Game Boy When idle spot plays with his yo-yo
Cool Spot Amiga Shell Shock
Cool Spot Game Gear Rescue the spot to finish the level
Cool Spot Genesis A new level

Promo Images

Cool Spot Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Spot and the Quest for Cool" -- Informal title
  • "クールスポット" -- Japanese spelling

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User Reviews

Probably the best game ever to be based off a beverage. Genesis Adzuken (854)
Easier gameplay and some inspiring level design could have made Cool Spot a better game... DOS Accatone (5314)
One of the most iconic characters of advertising gets a game. And it's actually good. SNES Steelysama (106)
Drink Me Genesis ETJB (480)
A neat game, if somewhat stupid. DOS Tomer Gabel (4634)

Critic Reviews

MEGA Genesis Jun, 1993 93 out of 100 93
Digital Press - Classic Video Games SNES Sep 13, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Feb, 1994 87 out of 100 87
Amiga Computing Amiga Mar, 1994 86 out of 100 86
High Score Genesis Nov, 1993 4 out of 5 80
Play Time Genesis Jun, 1993 80 out of 100 80
Power Play Genesis Jul, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Amiga Format Amiga Feb, 1994 78 out of 100 78
PC Joker DOS Aug, 1994 77 out of 100 77
Nerdicus Reviews SNES Jun, 2015 3 out of 5 60

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Trivia

Files

In the PC version, there are two batch files (UKVER.BAT and USVER.BAT) in the Cool Spot game directory. UKVER.BAT makes the game "British" by removing the 7-up logo from the bottle displayed in the title screen. USVER.BAT on the other hand returns the 7-up logo.

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 02/1995 – #3 Best Dexterity Game in 1994 (Readers' Vote)

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