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NewZealand Story, The [Disk Version]
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Alternate Title:The New Zealand Story
Console: Commodore 64
Region: FI Finland
FR France
DE Germany
IT Italy
GB United Kingdom
Year: 1989
RFG ID #: E-018-S-01691-A
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UPC: 5013156111969
Developer: Imagine Software
Publisher: Ocean Software
Genre: Action/Adventure
Sub-genre: Platformer / Shooter
Players: 1
Controller: Joystick or Keyboard
Media Format: 5.25" Floppy Disk
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Console Reg. Type Title Publisher Year Genre
Commodore 64 IT, GB S NewZealand Story, The [Rerelease] The Hit Squad 1989 Action/Adventure
Commodore 64 FI, FR, DE, IT, GB S NewZealand Story, The [Tape Version] Ocean Software 1989 Action/Adventure
Commodore 64 Spain S NewZealand Story, The Erbe Software 1989 Action/Adventure
Game Trivia:

  • The game is a conversion of the arcade game from Taito in 1988
  • The original conversion of the game was given to Choice Software but with some progress done on the game, Ocean Software for unknown reasons gave the conversion to their in-house programmers. A couple of Choice Software programmers, Dave Smyth and Jon Smyth created Genesis with Ashley Hogg and used the abandoned code to create the game CJ's Elephant Antics.

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Keyboard Controls

On Ground

  • Z Left
  • X Right
  • ] / : - Jump
  • RETURN Fire

On Balloon

  • Z Left
  • X Right
  • ] / : - Jump
  • RETURN Fire
  • SPACE Get Off
Game Credits:

  • Programming by Richard Palmer
  • Graphics by Steve Wahid
  • Music Converted by Jonathan Dunn
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