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Switchblade (video game)

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Composer(s)  Ben Daglish
Initial release date  December 1989
Designers  Ben Daglish, Jeff Calder
Mode(s)  Single player
Genre  Platform game

Developers  Core Design, Ben Daglish, Jeff Calder
Platforms  Amiga, Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad GX4000, Atari ST, AmigaOS, BlackBerry
Publishers  Gremlin Interactive, Amiga, Inc., Kixx, GBH Gold
Similar  Gremlin Interactive games, Platform games

Switchblade is a computer platform game developed by Core Design and released by Gremlin Graphics in 1989.

The game was released for the Amiga, Atari ST, ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64 and Amstrad CPC formats. An enhanced port of the latter for the Amstrad GX4000 console was released in 1991.

The player guides the protagonist, Hiro, through a flip-screen platform environment with a subterranean setting. Unexplored areas of the screen are obscured from view until the player character enters them.

A sequel, Switchblade II was released in 1991.


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