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Fiendish Freddy

Fiendish Freddy
GenreAction Adventure
DeveloperMindscape
PublisherMindscape
Released1991
Rating
Graphics:6.0
Sound:7.0
Gameplay:7.0
Overall:7.0
Reviewed byndial
Fiendish Freddy's: Big Top of Fun originally appeared on the 16-bit Atari ST, IBM PC and Commodore Amiga, before later being converted to the ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64 and Amstrad CPC. It's funny and unique gameplay made this game really popular, although its significant difficulty to complete the stunts!
 
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Fiendish FreddyFiendish Freddy's is a nice black-comedy sports game to play. A corrupt businessman, whom the circus that the player owns owes $10k, arrives on the scene with the intent of demolishing the circus unless it can pay up. He plans to build a set of luxury hotels on the terrain. In a fit of desperation, the show-master organizes a display of six events to raise money for the doomed circus: diving, juggling, trapeze, knife throwing, tightrope and the human cannonball. The performance in each event is judged by five clown judges, who offer money depending on the quality of the show. The businessman has no intention of letting the circus raise the cash though, and he sets his lackey, the evil Fiendish Freddy, loose to steal the show.

The ZX Spectrum here offers nice graphics but the frame-rate is suffering (much like the CPC version) which makes gameplay rather difficult. Its stunt is nicely detailed along with the sprites, but the playable area runs in two colors only! As in all versions, the main-menu theme is nice and funny to listen. There are a few funny sound effects and the original tunes during gameplay too.
 
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Amstrad CPC
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ZX Spectrum

ZX SpectrumCPU: Z80 @ 3.5 MHz
MEMORY: 16 KB / 48 KB / 128 KB
GRAPHICS: Video output is through an RF modulator and was designed for use with contemporary portable television sets, for a simple colour graphic display. Features a palette of 15 shades: seven colours at two levels of brightness each, plus black. The image resolution is 256x192 with the same colour limitations.
SOUND: Early models (48k) had sound output through a beeper on the machine itself. This is capable of producing one channel with 10 octaves. Late models (128k) fetured a three-channel audio via the AY-3-8912 chip, MIDI compatibility
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The ZX Spectrum (default) color palette
3bit RGBi 15-colors palette (15 on screen)
 
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