Ski Jump (Acorn Electron Cassette 50 Game 15)

Pick a Ski Jumper you think might jump the furthest. Just one of them. You don’t get any information on any of them, you just have to pick a number. Bet some of your money. You might win. You probaby won’t. I bet all my money on number 5. He didn’…

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Note: the BBC Micro version is identical to the Acorn Electron version

Pick a Ski Jumper you think might jump the furthest. Just one of them. You don’t get any information on any of them, you just have to pick a number. Bet some of your money. You might win. You probaby won’t.

I bet all my money on number 5. He didn’t win, the bastard, but he had a good go. He didn’t care that I’d spent the last £50 of my hard earned cash on him though, forcing me to eat Tesco horse meat burgers forever and ever and ever and ever.

But, more importantly, no one seems to give a fuck when ski jumper number three gets crushed to death by ski jumper number 6. Oh the humanity.

Undoutably the best thing about the whole game is the introduction screen. Watch them letters jump. WATCH THEM.

See the Commodore 64 version of Ski Jump
See the Atari 8-bit version of Ski Jump
See the ZX81 version of Ski Jump
See the ZX Spectrum version of Ski Jump

Author: Pete Collins

Bundle of wasted potential. Music & Retro Gaming blogger, and bass player for Flange Circus.

8 thoughts on “Ski Jump (Acorn Electron Cassette 50 Game 15)”

  1. Sample the fuck out of the ‘another game y/n’ noise. Plus the videos would be enhanced if you recorded yourself shouting obscenities.Just saying.

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