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H.E.R.O.

Average Rating: 7.93/10
Video Game Rank: 1284
Atari 2600 Rank: 1
Atari 5200 Rank: 1
ColecoVision Rank: 1
Commodore 64 Rank: 16
Atari 8-bit family Rank: 4
ZX Spectrum Rank: 3
Apple II Rank: 5
MSX Rank: 6
Amstrad CPC Rank: 5
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Primary Name
H.E.R.O.
Alternate Names
Hero (1984)
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Release Date
1984-00-00
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Apple II release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Developer: Activision
Media: 3" Floppy Disk
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Atari 2600 release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Developer: Activision
Media: Cartridge
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Atari 5200 release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Media: Cartridge
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Atari 5200 release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Developer: Activision
Media: Cartridge
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Colecovision release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Developer: Activision
Media: Cartridge
Region: 
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Commodore 64 release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Developer: Activision
Media: Compact Cassette
Region: 
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MSX release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
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Developer: Activision
Media: Compact Cassette
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ZX Spectrum release
Rel Date: 1984-00-00
Publisher: Activision
ZX Spectrum
Developer: Activision
Media: Compact Cassette
Region: 
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A classic arcade platform action game developped for the Atari 2600 in 1984.

H.E.R.O. is basically a flick-screen maze platform game, where the player controls a Helocopter Equipped Rescue Operation, a lone rescue agent named Roderick, whose mission is to delve into a dungeon to save a fellow agent. He is equipped with a helicopter backpack, a laser beam and some limited dynamite. Roderick must use the dynamite to blast through walls and the laser beam to destroy enemies. Each level is also timed. When Roderick finds the one he is to save, the stage ends and he's presented with the next.

The game was ported to a number of 8-bit consoles and got an Amstrad CPC port as late as 2005.

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Statistics
Video Game Rank: 1284
Atari 2600 Rank: 1
Atari 5200 Rank: 1
ColecoVision Rank: 1
Commodore 64 Rank: 16
Atari 8-bit family Rank: 4
ZX Spectrum Rank: 3
Apple II Rank: 5
MSX Rank: 6
Amstrad CPC Rank: 5
Num Ratings: 21
Average Rating: 7.93
Standard Deviation: 1.17
Num Views: 702
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Avg. Game Weight: 3.0
Fans: 2
Personal Comments: 3
Users Owning: 19
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 1 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
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Total Plays: 11
Plays This Month: 0
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