Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

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Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by Darran@Retro Gamer » Thu May 13, 2010 4:19 pm

Who is your favourite boss?
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by TwoHeadedBoy » Wed May 19, 2010 10:12 pm

That big goofy vampire who throws bats all over the place - I can't beat him, but he's so funny I don't mind in the slightest.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by Rapidmollusc » Thu May 20, 2010 7:35 am

well...really only ever got to see the first 3 on a regular basis...saw the Clown a few times but never got as far as Doh. Quite liked the Chopper, wasn't much of a challenge mind....the Vampire was a little bit more with those pesky bats.
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Post by NonShinyGoose » Fri May 21, 2010 11:54 am

The helicopter. I wonder if he was inspiration for Budgie the Little Helicopter?
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by ShadowMan » Fri May 21, 2010 12:12 pm

The big Robot at the end of the 5th or 6th level (I forget which exactly). Loved his design and boss fight so much back in the day.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by woody.cool » Sat May 22, 2010 11:05 am

Am I the only one who likes the cute big spider at the end of world 1?

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by mrspud » Sun May 23, 2010 11:39 am

I thought having Doh as a boss was a great crossover to Arkanoid.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by Dam » Tue May 25, 2010 12:31 pm

I've only seen the first 3, and the first 2 are incredibly easy (touching the helicopter doesn't seem to kill you?) then the 3rd one is a bit of a swine. So erm, none of the above?

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Post by Sepp Salerno » Wed May 26, 2010 4:07 pm

woody.cool wrote:Am I the only one who likes the cute big spider at the end of world 1?
Snap. I find alot of the other bosses a bit short of hitting the mark, but the spider has a real cute menace.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by thl » Wed May 26, 2010 4:52 pm

I'd pick the giant spider at the end of the Insect Island. Didn't expect it to looked very cute as everyone are usually afraid of it especially if you're not watching Arachnophobia.

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Post by JetSetWilly » Sat May 29, 2010 5:52 pm

TwoHeadedBoy wrote:That big goofy vampire who throws bats all over the place - I can't beat him, but he's so funny I don't mind in the slightest.
What he said. Only I do mind, as he's a bloody cheating git! If I got a hold of him....(mumbles as he walks off)
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by Sir Arthur » Mon May 31, 2010 9:39 am

Has to be the Spider, I hate Spiders lol.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by Dizrythmia » Fri Jun 04, 2010 2:44 am

As I said in the other thread I'm a sucker for a good cameo, so it has to be Doh from Arkanoid. It was a challenge to get to him & it was a challenge to beat him. I can't remember what happens after he's defeated... maybe I never did beat him... childhood memories get lost over the years I'm afraid.

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Boss

Post by Pinhead7 » Thu Jun 17, 2010 12:40 pm

It has got to be Doh. I love any references to other games in games that I am playing. Extra nostalgia when playing now.

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