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Description

As Hiro, you must once again defeat the ninja lord Havok. Using ninja throwing stars and other weapons, you must defeat the minions of Havok to reach him.

Switchblade II is a side-scrolling platform action game. One key aspect of the game is obtaining coins from defeated enemies, which can be traded at shops for extra lives, energy, and weapons.

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Switchblade II Amiga Eat hamburgers to restore your health.
Switchblade II Amiga At the end of each level, you will face a difficult boss.
Switchblade II Amiga In the shops, you can buy better weapons, and other useful stuff, like ammunition and extra lives.
Switchblade II Lynx ROM load screen

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User Reviews

Generally an impressive game if you can face some of the frustrating sections Amiga Martin Smith (66858)

Critic Reviews

The One Amiga Apr, 1991 90 out of 100 90
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga May, 1991 900 out of 1000 90
Atari ST User Atari ST Sep, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Amiga Power Amiga Jun, 1991 87 out of 100 87
ST Format Atari ST Sep, 1991 81 out of 100 81
Amiga Games Amiga Nov, 1992 79 out of 100 79
Play Time Atari ST Jul, 1991 65 out of 100 65
Megablast Lynx 1993 64 out of 100 64
Video Games Lynx Aug, 1992 64 out of 100 64
Play Time Atari ST Jul, 1992 47 out of 100 47

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Trivia

Type 'Chrome' on the title screen to access a hidden game. Other than its main sprite the game strongly resembles Venus the Flytrap, and it was apparently a partly-developed sequel to the game which was never completed in its own right.
Contributed to by Trixter (9119), Johnny "ThunderPeel2001" Walker (498), Martin Smith (66858) and MAT (195820)