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Blackudder: To doubloon or not to doubloon

by slasher

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File size: 14.7 MB
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Graphics: 640x480, 16-bit color

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Operating System(s):
Windows
Game Genre:
Historical
Game Type:
Comedy
Story Type:
Parody
Release Date:
10 Jun 2016
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About this game

MAG winner June 2016... My MAG entry for June is based on fact of an era when Queen Elizabeth I commissioned Sir Francis Drake to plunder the sunken / destroyed Spanish galleons in the West Indies (Carribean) and bring their treasures back to England. Uses d3d 640 x 480 16 bit colur Blackudder: To doubloon or not to doubloon Of course this is just the background setting for the story and it did not anticipate that one such person, namely Edmund Blackudder would become involved with the plundering of these sunken galleons. With her majesty's birthday only 8 months away and Blackudder being skint, he needs a cunning plan that's cunning else he will get the 'chop'! He overhears Sir Francis Drake blabbing on about plundering treasure from the Spanish galleons in the West Indies. Blackudder decides to beat Drake to the West Indies and pinch some of the Spanish treasures for himself therby affording the Queen a birthday present and will assure him a place in her affections. He also hopes she will make him a Lord (he already presumes the title of Lord)....and above all: spare him the 'chop'! Of course things do not start according to plan when Baldick (Blackudders' put-upon sidekick) tells Blackudder that his boat has been repossessed! Follow Blackudders' exploits on the high seas with a twist... Catchy parady song to sing along to. Guitar and vocals: threelegsoman (YouTube)
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4 people commented on this game (newest first):

Short and quite fun.
2016-06-15 22:24:13 by CaptainD
The jokes and tone of the game were much like the Blackadder tv series.
2016-06-13 09:38:11 by Blondbraid
A game based on Blackadder? Good fun :)
2016-06-11 16:45:42 by Andy
This was a pretty fun and short little game. Anyone who enjoyed the old Blackadder show would probably enjoy it a little more which I did.
2016-06-11 10:25:36 by Michael2968
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