Rocket Ranger

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Rocket Ranger

DOS - 1988

Also released on: Commodore 64 - Amiga - Atari ST - Apple IIgs

Year 1988
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Action, Strategy
Theme Sci-Fi / Futuristic, World War II
Publisher Cinemaware Corporation
Developer Cinemaware Corporation
Dosbox support Supported on 0.72
4.39 / 5 - 31 votes

Description of Rocket Ranger

Rocket Ranger is Cinemaware's excellent adaptation of the old "Flash Gordon" comics in which you must stop the Nazis from conquering the world with your trusty rocket pack.

Those who expects a good mix of strategy and action typical of Cinamaware games will be disappointed, as Rocket Ranger's strategic element is reduced to a simple matter of selecting the right coordinates and time to refuel.

Regardless, as a pure action game it is definitely one of the best, with waves after waves of relentless Nazis coming at you from every direction. The third-person pseudo-3D action sequences in the air are easily some of the most memorable sequences in a Cinemaware game. Thumbs up!

Review By HOTUD

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Comments and reviews

Henry 2017-01-12 0 point

The NES version has the swastikas censored?

RI1977 2016-01-09 0 point

Tried both the amiga and Dos versions, niether work with windows 10

Brad 2013-12-23 2 points DOS version

I still have the original box with everything in it. I love it!

Rita Graça 2012-07-15 -6 points DOS version

Shit game.

thepawn 2012-06-07 0 point DOS version

Salve ho windows 7 64 bit a me non parte

Simo8897 2011-12-03 0 point DOS version

non mi piace poichè non è in italiano

Bran 2010-09-26 3 points DOS version

Back then, this was my absolute favourite computer game. On an Amiga, natch, not so much on the PC.

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Other Releases

Rocket Ranger was also released on the following systems:

Commodore 64

Amiga

Atari ST

Apple IIgs

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