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Fight as either Red Beard or One Eye through various pirate themed levels, like ships and forts, and even some non-pirate themed levels, battling ninjas, skeletons, and others in a quest to get back your hard earned money from an evil wizard. You can also fight side by side with a friend (who controls the pirate you didn't choose).

Fighting works like fencing, with a few different moves to use, including parrying. The levels scroll through with a boss at the end of each. You gain money by vanquishing foes and digging for treasure where X marks the spot.


Skull & Crossbones Amstrad CPC Fighting on deck.
Skull & Crossbones Amstrad CPC Kill the guard.
Skull & Crossbones Amstrad CPC Main menu, looking more 1986 than 1991
Skull & Crossbones Amstrad CPC Lets go.

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Skull & Crossbones Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Skull and Crossbones" -- 8-bit in-game title

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Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jul, 1991 57 out of 100 57


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Martin Smith (70318) added Skull & Crossbones (Amstrad CPC) on Nov 01, 2007
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