The Boggit

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The Boggit
The Boggit Cover.jpg
Developer(s) Delta 4
Publisher(s) CRL Group
Designer(s) Fergus McNeill, Judith Child
Platform(s) Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum
Release date(s) 1986
Genre(s) Text Adventure
Mode(s) Single-player
Distribution Tape

The Boggit: Bored Too is a text adventure game by Delta 4 released in 1986 for the Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum home computers. The game is a parody of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel The Hobbit and of the earlier game based upon it also called The Hobbit. It is the prequel to Bored of the Rings.

Plot[edit]

Bimbo Faggins and Grandalf must find treasure, solve puzzles, and appear on a gameshow.

Gameplay[edit]

The game is a standard text adventure with basic graphics to set the scene.

Reviews[edit]

  • The Sinclair User magazine wrote that The Boggit was "just as funny and sick as its predecessor but is better presented and a whole lot snappier. It's miles better than the game it lampoons too."[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Price, Richard. "The Boggit". Sinclair User (August 1986): 76–77. 

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