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In this game you play the role of a pirate lady called Morgan who was given a piece of a map by her father before he died. In the game you set out to find more pieces of the map so that you can find the hidden treasure buried on Cutthroat Island. The gameplay involves you scrolling along the screen and sword fighting pirates and other scoundrels one on one with various different attacks. As you progress you unlock more combos. This game is based on the film by the same name.


Cutthroat Island Genesis You can hit the guys, but beware of dead ends
Cutthroat Island SNES Title screen.
Cutthroat Island Game Boy end of level bonus screen
Cutthroat Island SNES And the best place to get more sword is the blacksmith's.

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Alternate Titles

  • "A Ilha da Garganta Cortada" -- Brazilian title

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User Reviews

Despite the appearance of pirates, nothing can save this game. SNES Admiral Joeslop (67)

Critic Reviews

neXGam SNES 2002 6.4 out of 10 64
Mega Fun Genesis Mar, 1996 62 out of 100 62
Video Games & Computer Entertainment SNES Feb, 1996 6 out of 10 60
Total! (Germany) SNES Mar, 1996 3.75 out of 6 45
Mega Fun Game Boy Mar, 1996 36 out of 100 36
GamePro (US) Game Gear Feb, 1996 1.5 out of 5 30
GamePro (US) Genesis Mar, 1996 1.5 out of 5 30
Video Games SNES Mar, 1996 28 out of 100 28
Player One SNES Apr, 1996 20 out of 100 20
The Video Game Critic Genesis Sep 20, 2014 D- 16


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