Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by gmintyfresh » Tue Jun 01, 2010 2:51 pm

The first time you get two rainbow powerups. This means you can fire three rainbows and send rainbow death down on all those cute insects.

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by Dizrythmia » Fri Jun 04, 2010 2:37 am

Battling against Doh from Arkanoid. He's pretty far in the game, but when I first reached him I was pleasantly surprised. I'm a sucker for a good cameo appearance!!

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by BellyFullOfHell » Sun Jun 13, 2010 7:00 am

Getting the four rainbow power up. Then realiasing it's useless because they vanish so quickly. I still get a kick out of getting the diamonds in the correct order and getting into the secret rooms as well.

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by Pinhead7 » Thu Jun 17, 2010 12:35 pm

For me (as an avid horror fan) the best moment was getting to monster island.

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by Budly Moore » Sun May 29, 2011 10:01 pm

Getting triple Rainbows of mass destruction.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by Dave300 » Mon May 30, 2011 8:07 am

either getting three rainbows or just having tonnes of fruit and cakes littering the screen!!! nomnomnom
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by Trixta » Thu Jul 21, 2011 10:41 pm

The moment you hear the sound track then start humming along
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by ChipsStockton » Sun Aug 21, 2011 4:33 pm

I always preferred Parasol Stars. I wish I never threw it out now as it's worth a fair bit :(

Rainbow Islands just isn't that good a game, and hasn't aged that well either. Looked and sounded nice though, but Bubble Bobble and Parasol Stars were always better imo.

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by mohicankid » Tue Aug 30, 2011 8:48 pm

you know i never actualy liked this game! i remember it getting all hyped up by everybody becouse it was "BUBBLE BOBBLE 2" but it was nothing like bubble bobble, and in my oppinion, rubbish! [ducks]
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by ulala » Wed Sep 14, 2011 6:45 pm

Far too many great moments to list in one of my top 10 games of all time.

I submitted a top score to zzap 64 at the time, good old days. now i get to play the arcade machine any time i like on my cab. Gaming perfection.

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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by shiftytigger » Sun Dec 18, 2011 11:58 am

My best moment was first playing it on the spectrum - never found it in our local arcades so didnt know of it.

Now I still love the game and happily play my MD cart frequently although I do emu the spec version every now and then too.

Have never managed to get the diamonds in order EVER (obviously apart from the big ones to unlock the 'extra' worlds) so have never seen the hidden bits.
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Re: Rainbow Islands - Best Moment

Post by ewjim » Wed Dec 21, 2011 10:08 pm

just making it to the top before you drowned because you were too busy pratting about! Tense!
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