Zapped to the Past Episode 59 August 1987

In the month of August 1987 many games were released for the Commodore 64. In episode fifty-nine of Zapped to the Past, we look at some of those games, including the stunning Last Ninja, the springy Thing Bounces Back and the stupid Milk Race and wonder why level 1 swimming is not a part of basic ninja training?

Games covered in this episode:

  • The Last Ninja
  • Wiz
  • Force One
  • Kat Trap
  • Video Meanies
  • Milk Race
  • Falcon
  • Shadow Skimmer
  • Thing Bounces Back

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