The Movie Monster Game

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Video Game: The Movie Monster Game
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The Movie Monster Game
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1986-00-00
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Apple II Edition
Rel Date: 1986-00-00
Publisher: EPYX, Inc.
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Developer: EPYX, Inc.
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
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Commodore 64 Edition
Rel Date: 1986-00-00
Publisher: EPYX, Inc.
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Developer: EPYX, Inc.
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
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The Movie Monster Game is a 1986 computer game by Epyx. It was released for the Apple II and Commodore 64.

The game offers a variety of scenarios, playable monsters, and cities to demolish (complete with famous landmarks, such as Tokyo Tower). The monsters are based on popular movie monsters such as The Blob, Mothra, and the Stay-Puft Marshmallow Man, and Epyx was able to secure licensing for Godzilla.

The monsters in this game include:

Godzilla
Spectra ( a giant wasp)
The Glog (a huge green blob with red eyes)
Tarantus (a giant Tarantula)
Mr. Meringue (a knock-off of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man)
Mechatron (a giant robot)

Source: Wikipedia, "The Movie Monster Game", available under the CC-BY-SA License.

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While the game's general theme and setup are similar to (and obviously derived from) the Epyx classic Crush, Crumble and Chomp, there is a significant difference in gameplay. In The Movie Monster Game you are able to move your monster freely about the screen, in the style of an arcade game, rather than using the strategy game oriented order entry system used in Crush, Crumble and Chomp and other early Epyx games.

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Average Rating: 8.00 Ratings Breakdown
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