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==Status==
 
==Status==
I do not own the game, but I have beaten it with 349 points.
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I do not own the game, but I have beaten it with a full score.
  
 
==Review==
 
==Review==
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==Review==
 
==Review==
 
===Good===
 
===Good===
* The artwork is certainly better in this game, but still quite dated for the time (King's Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder]] was released the same year.
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* The artwork is certainly better in this game, but still quite dated for the time ([[King's Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder]] was released the same year).
  
 
===Bad===
 
===Bad===
* The game's music and sound effects are very dated.
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* The game's music and sound effects are very dated and not that great even for the 80s.
 
* A lot of the scenery that should be animated is not.
 
* A lot of the scenery that should be animated is not.
 
* The game doesn't seem to know it's set in South America; there are African elephants, hyenas, and Zulu shields.
 
* The game doesn't seem to know it's set in South America; there are African elephants, hyenas, and Zulu shields.
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* The game does have a few guess-the-verb style problems especially on the bridge and the crystal ball.
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* The book is stupidly hidden.
  
 
===Ugly===
 
===Ugly===
* The game is too short for an adventure game. It can be finished in about 10 minutes.
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* The game is too short for an adventure game. It's even shorter than the first Hugo game!
  
 
==Links==
 
==Links==

Revision as of 22:31, 25 June 2018

Hugo III: Jungle of Doom! is an adventure puzzle game developed and published by David Gray and released in 1992 as the third game in the Hugo series.

Status

I do not own the game, but I have beaten it with a full score.

Review

  • Overall: 3/10
  • Best Version: DOS

Review

Good

Bad

  • The game's music and sound effects are very dated and not that great even for the 80s.
  • A lot of the scenery that should be animated is not.
  • The game doesn't seem to know it's set in South America; there are African elephants, hyenas, and Zulu shields.
  • The game does have a few guess-the-verb style problems especially on the bridge and the crystal ball.
  • The book is stupidly hidden.

Ugly

  • The game is too short for an adventure game. It's even shorter than the first Hugo game!

Links