Coil Cop (Amstrad CPC)

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The star of Thing on a Spring returns in this sequel. The evil Toy Goblin is up to his old tricks, with his giant toy factory producing thousands of evil toys. In order to shut down the factory, Thing must travel through the factory's 11 different levels and collect the tape, floppy disk, listing paper and ROM chip scattered throughout.

The levels are filled with slopes, conveyor belts, interconnected pipework (years before Sonic the Hedgehog), and lots of foes to avoid. Question mark times have variable effects: stepping onto them reveals bonus points, objects, or a large weight that squashes Thing flat.

As Thing takes damage from enemies or weights, his oil level is reduced. When Thing runs out of oil, he becomes rusted and the game ends. To move between levels, Thing must enter the pipework through a vent and bounce around the pipes to find an exit.


Coil Cop Amstrad CPC On a conveyor belt
Coil Cop Amstrad CPC Top floor, please.
Coil Cop Amstrad CPC Loading screen
Coil Cop Amstrad CPC This is where you get from area to area

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  • "'Thing' Bounces Back" -- UK title

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Martin Smith (66801) added Coil Cop (Amstrad CPC) on Jun 12, 2007
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (209431), Martin Smith (66801) and Andrew Fisher (208)