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Description

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.

Screenshots

Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS Main menu
Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS As a astronaut (VGA 256 colors)
Rockford: The Arcade Game DOS As a astronaut (CGA)
Rockford: The Arcade Game Commodore 64 Hmm, how do I complete this level?

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Alternate Titles

  • "Rockford" -- In game title

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User Reviews

"Is there ANYTHING intelligent about this game?" DOS Nowhere Girl (4370)

Critic Reviews

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) DOS May, 1988 832 out of 1000 83
The Games Machine (UK) Amiga Jul, 1988 76 out of 100 76
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST May, 1988 74 out of 100 74
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Commodore 64 May, 1988 720 out of 1000 72
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) DOS Oct, 1988 674 out of 1000 67
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari 8-bit Apr, 1988 7.8 out of 12 65
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Apr, 1988 4.2 out of 12 35
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Apr, 1988 3.8 out of 12 32
Zzap! Commodore 64 May, 1988 31 out of 100 31
Power Play Amstrad CPC Dec, 1988 24 out of 100 24

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Awards

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

Contributed to by NGC 5194 (17613), Kabushi (220672) and rey_ (306)