1001 Spikes

1001 Spikes

2014

System
Wii U eShop
Publisher
Nicalis
Developer
8bits Fanatics

7.5

Game Rating

User Ratings: 4

Our Review: 8/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Action, Platformer
Release Date

Wii U eShop

  • 3rd Jun 2014, $15.00 (USA)
  • 1st Oct 2015, £13.49/€14.99 (UK/EU)
Series
1001 Spikes
Official Site
nicalis.com

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Reviews

  • 17

    Wii U eShop

    Review 1001 Spikes

    All your spike are belong to us

    Between the broken English text, 8-bit sprites and brutal, unforgiving difficulty, it's easy to think of the Nicalis-published 1001 Spikes as a long-forgotten NES gem. While certainly not for everyone, it's a rich, rewarding (and punishing) addition to the Wii U eShop library. This modern-retro platformer is certainly...

About The Game

One Adventurer. 1001 Lives. Can you do it?

Jim Hawkins, the world-renowned archaeologist, has gone missing while exploring the frozen reaches of Antarctica.

Before his disappearance, he entrusted his daughter Tina with a map to the long forgotten ruins of Ukampa Temple in South America, along with a letter warning that death waits behind its every corner.

In that letter, he posed a challenge to his estranged son, Aban Hawkins: to venture forth into the deadly ruins in search of a legendary treasure rumored to lie behind the Golden Door of Poko-Mum.

Can Aban survive the endless traps of Ukampa and surpass his famous father once and for all?