The Amazing Spider-Man (1990 video game)

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For the Game Boy game, see The Amazing Spider-Man (handheld video game). For the video game based on the 2012 The Amazing Spider-Man film, see The Amazing Spider-Man (2012 video game).
The Amazing Spider-Man
The Amazing Spider-Man
Developer(s) Oxford Digital Enterprises
Publisher(s) Paragon Software[1]
Designer(s) Kevin Ayre, John Wood[1]
Artist(s) Kevin Ayre, Colin Swinbourne
Composer(s) Steven W. Green
Platform(s) Amiga, MS-DOS, Commodore 64, Atari ST
Release 1990[1]
Genre(s) Puzzle game, Platform game
Mode(s) Single-player

The Amazing Spider-Man is an action / puzzle platformer video game starring the Marvel comic book character Spider-Man. The game was developed by Oxford Digital Enterprises Ltd., and released in 1990 for the Amiga, and later ported to PC: MS-DOS, Commodore 64, and Atari ST. The title was published by Paragon Software.[2]

The plot involves Spider-Man's wife, Mary Jane, being kidnapped by Mysterio. To save her, Spider-Man must navigate through various environments and puzzles divided into separate acts, representing Mysterio's obsession with film. The various rooms are often parodies of film genres.[1]

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  1. ^ a b c d Lennon, F.J.; Kammer, Jack (1990). "The Amazing Spider-Man Game Manual". Paragon Software Corporation: 5. 
  2. ^ Doubler. "Amazing Spider-Man, The". Abandonia. 

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