B.C. Bill

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B.C. Bill
Developer(s) Marc Dawson
Publisher(s) Imagine Software
Platform(s) C64, ZX Spectrum, TRS-80, Dragon 32, BBC Micro
Release date(s) 1984
Genre(s) Action
Mode(s) Single player

B.C. Bill is a 1984 game released by Imagine Software for several computer systems of the time.

The game features its hero, caveman B.C. Bill, setting out to build a family. He is armed with a club, with which he can hit and either stun or kill a variety of roaming creatures. These creatures include: cavewomen, who can be dragged back to the cave as "wives"; food with legs, which can be roasted on the fire and dragged back to the cave to feed the growing family; and dinosaurs, predators who will eat potential wives and food, and kill Bill on contact. Bill can also die from burning on the fire if he has no food, a broken heart if too many wives leave the cave, and starving to death if he is unable to feed his family.

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