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Take to the high seas as Sinbad the sailor. You have been asked for help by the Princess to defeat the Black Prince and his minions from hell. You will fight pirates and genies, find romance and heartbreak, comedy and tragedy.

Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon is a more action-oriented game than most other Cinemaware releases, though it still contains strategy portions in which the player has to tactically move troops around to secure victory. The game features many arcade and fighting sequences, as well as limited decision-making moments.


Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon Amiga Fighting a skeleton
Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon Atari ST Watch out for that snake!
Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon Amiga Like David with Goliath, our hero confronts the Cyclops with a sling
Sinbad and the Throne of the Falcon Amiga The hourglass measures the time remaining, after which the curse on the Caliph becomes permanent

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Alternate Titles

  • "Sindbad und der Thron des Falken" -- German title

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Critic Reviews

The Freehare DOS 2006 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Nov, 1988 78 out of 100 78
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Jul, 1987 7 out of 10 70
Commodore User Amiga Apr, 1987 7 out of 10 70
The Games Machine (UK) DOS Jun, 1989 65 out of 100 65
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Apr, 1987 7.2 out of 12 60
Happy Computer Amiga Jun, 1987 57 out of 100 57
Power Play DOS Jun, 1989 56 out of 100 56
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Nov, 1988 35 out of 100 35
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Amiga Jun, 1987 Unscored Unscored


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  • Lemon 64 (For Commodore 64: game entry database; advertisement; magazine reviews; music; documentation; cover art; additional material.)
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