Melker: The Elk Hunt (Windows)

Published by
Developed by
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


Moose on the Loose is a single player arcade game.

Melker the elk has fallen asleep and as a result he did not migrate to the national park before the hunting season commenced. Now he's awake and he must travel to park and rejoin the herd.

This is an arcade style game in which Melker is guided from a start point, down pathways, to an end-of-level point that is always a chequered flag. Along the way there are pieces of fruit which, when run over, score points and off the path among the trees are bonus items, usually gems of some kind, which score very highly. Of course there are also obstacles which rob Melker of his health and these are best avoided.

Melker can be guided through the game by the keyboard or a joystick


Melker: The Elk Hunt Windows In this shot re a green gem, in the trees top and centre, and a power up potion
Melker: The Elk Hunt Windows There's a nice animation when Melker loses a life
Melker: The Elk Hunt Windows The game's title screen
Melker: The Elk Hunt Windows Atthe end of the level the player's score is displayed. Looks like a bonus item was missed.

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Alternate Titles

  • "Operation Elch" -- German title
  • "Moose on the Loose" -- GrabIt release title

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

There are no critic reviews for this game.


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

piltdown_man (151592) added Melker: The Elk Hunt (Windows) on May 19, 2013