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Author Topic: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!  (Read 963 times)

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Offline jesusdelmas

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New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« on: 22:11, 23 December 17 »
As you have read. this christmas brings us a new game



https://mobile.twitter.com/Urza2/status/944571135244554241


does anyone know something about it?


 ;D

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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #1 on: 19:01, 01 January 18 »
Hi

Released 01/01/18!

Game Download:

https://playonretro.itch.io/robbie-amstrad-cpc

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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #2 on: 22:04, 01 January 18 »
Nice idea, I went till level 4, but I died many times because of enemies respawning just besides me. Frustrating. Nice gfxs and music though.
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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #3 on: 22:19, 01 January 18 »
Nice game, and good use of the AY sound.  ;)
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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #4 on: 00:55, 02 January 18 »
I agree that the gameplay could be tweaked a bit and the game would be even better, for example: avoid respawning enemies over the player when taking or leaving a spry can (in Pssst I think they don't respawn if there's a can in the gap, but I could be wrong). It's a small change, but I think it would improve the game a lot.

Nice and big sprites, perhaps a bit too big (and I guess that's why they are unmasked). The game area gets too busy, too quick. I think I remember Pssst having smaller sprites in relation to the playing area (?).

Despite all, I think is a good effort and a fun little game, and the music is perfect!
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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #5 on: 14:47, 02 January 18 »
As a port of PSSST! it is very good and the graphics are a lot better and more colorful than on the Spectrum i think it's very good. In terms of an original idea i cannot rate it as highly because it is based on a classic Spectrum game.

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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #6 on: 18:21, 04 January 18 »
Just had a quick play on this (to level 5r). I like it although I think the collision detection is not perfect. I've not played Pssst so can't compare to the original...



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Re: New game for the cpc. Robbie Strikes Back!
« Reply #7 on: 15:57, 03 March 18 »
very good and clever game!