Get That Bird




Published in the book BBC Micro Programs In BASIC from Newnes Technical Books. The book contains the following description:

If your kids are like the one that has the contract to hike mud into our house, they will love a certain cartoon character that travels at a great rate of knots along a road, always eluding the foxy type who is trying to catch him. In this computer game, they are trying to catch the bird. We suppose that a charge of dynamite has been placed in the road and as soon as the bird appears, the player has to slap any key to detonate the charge. The problem is of course that the bird travels very fast indeed. Actually, I have included skill levels from 0 to 9, and although anyone can win at the lowest level, quite frankly, I think that level 9 is completely impossible — which is to admit that I at least have never won at that level!


TitleGet That Bird
PublisherNewnes Technical Books (Butterworth And Co. Ltd.)
AuthorDerrick Daines
Release TypeBook
Primary genreReaction Tester
JoystickNot Supported
PlayersSingle Player
SaveNot Supported
CompatibilityA:✘ B:✔ Master: Untested
CompilationBBC Micro programs in BASIC (BOOK)



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