Spiderbot (C64, 5 1/4" Disk) Epyx - 1987 USA, Canada Release

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Spiderbot
Packaging cover Spiderbot.
Product ID 80561-00253
Product UPC 080561002538
Platform(s) C64
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1987
Publisher(s) Epyx
Label Maxx Out!
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

A single spider droid remains in an electronic jungle teeming with robotic insects. A nearby citadel is minutes away from blasting a radioactive repellent into the jungle. And the native insects are getting restless...

The spider droid must transform into a hyper-mobile Spiderbot, scutter into the citadel and raid the destructive power source - "webbing" and caging insect traitors along the way. Only then will the jungle be safe from extermination.

And it was just going to be another day catching robotic flies....

  • Yesterday the robotic ray was your friend, today you don't know who your friends are...
  • Fire your web to catch killer bugs. Then brainwash your hostages into changing sides.
  • Once caught, the Big Borer can be put to use gnawing passageways to the citadel.
  • Locate your exoskeleton and become Spiderbot. Then climb upwards, shooting radioactive webs. But don't hang out on the ceiling too long.

System Requirements

C64
Required RAM 64K

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Retail Box cover Spiderbot. Retail Box back Spiderbot.

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