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This is a rocks'n'diamonds style game. Play in six different worlds (as a explorer, cook, doctor, etc.) of increasing difficulty, and grab the coins/apples/hearts while avoiding the boulders. And there are enemies to make your life (even more) difficult.


Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS Title screen (VGA 256 colors)
Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS Playing as an explorer (VGA 256 colors)
Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS As a astronaut (Tandy)
Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS Main menu (VGA 256 colors)

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Alternate Titles

  • "Rockford" -- In game title

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User Reviews

"Is there ANYTHING intelligent about this game?" Nowhere Girl (5659) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) May, 1988 832 out of 1000 83
The Games Machine (UK) May, 1988 70 out of 100 70
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Oct, 1988 674 out of 1000 67


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  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)

rey_ (306) added Rockford: The Arcade Game (DOS) on May 05, 2001
Other platforms contributed by NGC 5194 (17603) and Kabushi (232624)