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Game Name: Boulder Dash
Genre: Maze
Platform: ColecoVision
Has a newer ColecoVision version of this game been released: Yes via: TeleGames UK.
Other Platform releases besides this:
Arcade, CBM, MSX, Intellivision, Nintendo, Apple, Atari, BBC, MS DOS, IOS, Android and many other platforms
Rarity, Loose Cartridge: Common, Uncommon, Rare, Extremly Rare, Unbelievably Rare
Rarity, Complete In Box, Used: Common, Uncommon, Rare, Extremly Rare, Unbelievably Rare
Rarity, New In Box: Common, Uncommon, Rare, Extremly Rare, Unbelievably Rare
The displayed version: Original, Homebrew, Reproduction, Prototype
Value Traded from around: 450 to 900 U.S. $
Arcade Related ColecoVision Game: Yes
Year of Its Original Release: 1984
and Licenses: First Star Software Inc., Exidy Inc., Micro Fun, Data East, Telegames
Based On or similarly with: The ColecoVision Version
Originally First Developed by:
First Star Software Inc.
Original Programmed and / or Designed by: Chris Gray, Chris Oberth and Peter Leipa
Original SFX Programmed and / or Composed by:
Chris Gray, Chris Oberth and Peter Leipa
ColecoVision Game Version Programmed by:
Chris Oberth
ColecoVision GFX Programmer and / or Designer:
Peter Leipa, Chris Gray
ColecoVision SFX Programmer and / or Designer:
Chris Gray, Peter Leipa
Sound Output Via: SN 76489AN / AY-3-8910A / WSG 7264 / Compatible
Different Colors for ColecoVision Compared to The Original, In This Case: The Atari 400 Version:
Expanded Color Palette for ColecoVision in addition to ColecoVision's Permanent 16 Colors: No
Number of Screenshots Provided by: ColecoVision.dk (11) / Team Pixelboy (3), and edited by: ColecoVision.dk

Working On Following Compatible Hardware Systems: ColecoVision  Phoenix VGS / PX  ADAM Family Computer System  Z3K*  -  Dina / Bit 7200  -  HB Vision*  -  Bit 90*  -  Onyx*  -  SpliceVision*
Working On Following Compatible Hardware Systems With Expansion: ColecoVision  -  ADAM Family Computer System  -  SpectraVideo 318* 
Hanimex Pencil II*  -  Laser 2001*  -  Salora Manager*
Working On Following Compatible Emulators: ColEM  CoolCV  BlueMSX  Meka  -  Mess*  -  Bee*  Argon*
ColecoVision PCB Size, Type and Producent: 16 kb., Version 1.0, Harvey deKleine
ColecoVision Product #: TG C 017
Freely Available Download Of Game: Yes

Freely Available Download Of Manual: Yes
Sound Test or Ringtone Possible: Not At The Moment
ColecoVision Cartridge and Label #, Casing and Producent: None, Standard Black U.S. Style, this version Moldex Canada.
ColecoVision Label Art, Design and manufacturer by: This version CVG Canada
ColecoVision Manual Layout and Design by: First Star Software Inc., Telegames USA.
ColecoVision Manual # and Manufacturer: None, First Star Software Inc., Telegames USA.
ColecoVision Box Shown, Box Art and Design by: Telegames USA., MO Germany, TP or CVG Canada
ColecoVision Box # and Manufacturer: None, First Star Software Inc., Telegames USA., MO Germany, TP or CVG Canada
Number of Players: 1 or 2
Required: ColecoVision, Phoenix VGS or any other Compatible System + Compatible Controller(s) + Overlay
ColecoVision Overlay: Original: Yes, Aftermarket: Yes
ColecoVision Trading Card Available: No
Publisher and Year: Telegames USA / UK 1987 / TeleGames UK 2014 / CVG Canada
ColecoVision.dk Game #: 82

Purchased: Gift from CVG Canada
Januar 19, 2011
High Score Displayed after completion:
Yes, High Score resets with New game started: No
Instant Save Game Feature: No, Password System: No
In-game Pause Feature:
Yes, press "0" and then "8"
Not Confirmed
The Super Game Module 1 is not used when using the Phoenix Video Game System
The Super Game Module 2 is required to achieve full gaming experience together with the original ColecoVision


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Boulder Dash


Further development of the old game: The Pit from 1982.

Join Rockford and experience the execitement and beauty that awaits you.
An addictive mixture of challenge, strategy, reflex and charm.
Collect the required number of jewels and the mysterious escape tunnel is awarded.
Can you and Rockford master the enchanted walls, transform butterflies into jewels and escape the growing amoeba. ?

Journey through 16 different mystical caves.
Brilliant colors and graphics dazzle your senses.
Puzzling dilemmas challenge your skills in each of the 5 different levels of difficulty.

Win 4 consecutive games and be rewarded with a playable bonus intermission.

16 caves / 5 levels of difficulty - Playable intermissions - 324 different screens.

High Score For The ColecoVision Version Of: Boulder Dash.



  Basque Team...
XName: Tom Duncan. XName: Northcoastgamer.   Name: Ole Nielsen.   Name:
1st XScore: 002434 - August 08, 2005. 1st XScore: 003113 - February 17, 2017. 1st XScore: 000585 - August 18, 2015. 1st XScore:
  XName: Troy Whelan.   XName: Bmack36.     Name: Ole Nielsen.     Name:
2nd XScore: 002376 - July 06, 2004. 2nd XScore: 002234 - January 28, 2017. 2nd XScore: 000476 - March 01, 2015. 2nd XScore:
  XName: James Carter.   XName: DuggerVideoGames.     Name: Ole Nielsen.     Name:
3rd XScore: 002167 - March 29, 2002. 3rd XScore: 001998 - January 28, 2017. 3rd XScore: 3rd XScore:
  XName:   XName: Mangia-Boy.     Name: Ole Nielsen.     Name:
4th XScore: 4th XScore: 001953 - February 10, 2017. 4th XScore: 4th XScore:

ColecoVision / Phoenix VGS Platform.
High Score last updated: February 15, 2020.

ColecoVision / Phoenix VGS Platform.
High Score last updated: February 15, 2020.

ColecoVision / Phoenix VGS Platform.
High Score last updated:

ColecoVision.dk Game # 82, Boulder Dash was last updated on: August 14, 2022.
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