Bounty Bob Strikes Back!

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Bounty Bob Strikes Back!
Bounty Bob Strikes Back!
Title screen
Developer(s) Big Five Software
Publisher(s) Big Five Software
Programmer(s) Bill Hogue
Artist(s) Curtis Mikolyski
Platform(s) Atari 8-bit (original)
Atari 5200, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum
Genre(s) Platform game
Mode(s) Single-player

Bounty Bob Strikes Back! is the sequel to Miner 2049er and was initially released in 1984 for the Atari 8-bit family. The game added a pseudo-3D look to the platforms and increased the level count from 10 to 25. It was ported to the Atari 5200, Commodore 64,[1] Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum in 1985.

Gameplay is similar to Miner 2049er in that the player must inspect every section of 25 mines while avoiding mutants within a set time. One difference is that after losing a life, sections on platforms remain covered and destroyed enemies do not reappear, making it easier to complete a level.


The ZX Spectrum version was voted the 19th best game of all time in a special issue of Your Sinclair magazine in 2004.[2]


  1. ^ "G64 image". KryoFlux official download. 
  2. ^ "Top 50 Games of All Time". Your Sinclair. Imagine Publishing. November 2004.