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Magic Knight - 15/06/2013
Great Game. It was the perfect example of how to make adventure games stay interesting and not fall into the usual cliche type of adventure.
Whimsical British humour at its best, probably made this less popular in the US where the dialogue was less in common with the player. Even the surprise ending was played out perfectly. Great shame that magnetic scrolls dropped the A8 after this one as Fish and Wonderland are classics as well.

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GenreAdventure - Text / GraphicsYear1987
LanguageMachine LanguagePublisherRainbird
ControlsKeyboardDeveloperMagnetic Scrolls
Players1CountryUnited Kingdom
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LicenseCommercial
Graphic Artist(s)Medium Disk
SoundRarity
Cover Artist(s)Serial
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 Atari User · July, 1988Rating: 9 / 10 


This is your lucky day. Just when you might have begun to think the supply of good Atari adventures had all but dried up, along comes Rainbird with a magnificent offering. Jinxter sets you loose in a puzzle-filled universe where your luck is all that stands between your success and failure. The nasty green magicians have snaffled a magical charm bracelet, dismantled it and scattered the... [more]


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