Puckman (1984) (Colour Genie, Cassette)
Rare
Publisher: JD Tronics
JCS ZX | JD Tronics | Jeez

Genre: Pac-Man

Cover Art Language: English

Machine Compatibility: Colour Genie

Release: Professionally released On Cassette (Side 1

)

Available For:
Colour Genie

Emulators:

Compatible Emulators:

How To Play

A basic-looking Pacman clone where all characters are 8x8 sprites and move jerkily around. (Read Instructions | Plain Text Instructions | Html Instructions (Isolated) )

Game Information

Original Release Date: 7th Jan 1984
Original Release Price: £8.00
Market Valuation: £8.18 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 64g
Author(s): -
 

What They Said

"It's Pac-man where you still have to play by all the rules - but the ghosts don't have to play by any of them! So race around the screen for as long as you can whilst weeping with frustration!" (Read Full Review)
... Everygamegoing
"Good sound, good graphics, easy loading, but no joystick control (use the arrow keys)." (Read Full Review)
... Personal Computer News

More Screenshots (21)

Cover Art

Front Cover

Full Instructions

Game Features

  1. Four ghosts
  2. Power pills
  3. Sound effects
  4. Top score
  5. Multiple screens
  6. 100% Machine code
  7. Dazzling colour graphics

Loading

CLOAD (RETURN)

Once the 'Ready' prompt appears, type:

RUN (RETURN)

Geneious Loading

Playing via the Genieous emulator? Note that Puckman contains two files and should therefore be loaded as follows:

Select:

File->Autostart file... Puckman_A.cas

Wait for the loading instructions to appear and disappear.

Then select:

Tape->Attach CAS... Puckman_B.cas

And the game will complete loading.

Where To Get It

A digital version of this item can be downloaded right here at Everygamegoing (All our downloads are in .zip format).
DownloadWhat It ContainsLink
A digital version of Puckman suitable for
Compatible Emulators:
Puckman.zip

Puckman is Item ID 10229 in our database. Last modified on Monday 19th of June 2017 at 08:32:59 AM.

Spotted a typo or inaccuracy in the instructions for this item? Report it and we'll fix it up at once!