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When a villain known only as Mr. Dark appears, trouble brews in Rayman's world. Mr. Dark captures the Toons - source of light and Rayman's friends. With no more light, evil creatures begin to roam, making the world unsafe for everyone. Its up to you, as Rayman, to free your friends and put an end to Mr. Dark's dastardly schemes!

Rayman is side-scrolling platformer starring the titular Rayman, a big-nosed chap with no arms or legs. Rayman can jump and use his hair to hover for a short period of time. He can also attack by throwing his fists, or winding up his fists for a more powerful punch. He can occasionally find special power ups that grant him unlimited flying power, giving him the ability to navigate through tricky mazes.

The Game Boy Color version of Rayman remains true to the spirit of the original game, but makes some notable changes, particularly when compared to the original's bright, vibrant graphics. Some levels have also been modified or simplified from the original release.


Rayman Game Boy Color Hitting an enemy
Rayman Palm OS Main menu
Rayman Game Boy Color Swinging
Rayman Game Boy Color Finding an imprisoned Toon

Promo Images

Rayman Screenshot
Rayman Screenshot
Rayman Screenshot
Rayman Screenshot


Alternate Titles

  • "レイマン ミスター・ダークの罠" -- Japanese Game Boy Color spelling
  • "Rayman: Mister Dark no Wana" -- Japanese Game Boy Color title

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Pocket Magazine / Pockett Videogames Game Boy Color Jun 01, 2000 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Video Games Game Boy Color Feb, 2000 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
IGN Game Boy Color Apr 05, 2000 9 out of 10 90 Game Boy Color Feb 02, 2011 17 out of 20 85
Mega Fun Game Boy Color Mar, 2000 82 out of 100 82
Nintendo Power Magazine Game Boy Color Mar, 2000 8 out of 10 80
Super Play (Sweden) Game Boy Color Mar, 2000 7 out of 10 70
Cubed3 Nintendo 3DS Jul 06, 2012 7 out of 10 70
FNintendo Nintendo 3DS Jul 04, 2012 6 out of 10 60
Nintendo Life Nintendo 3DS Jun 01, 2012 6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars6 Stars 60


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