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Darts (1988) (Acorn Electron, Cassette) United Kingdom
Publisher: Blue Ribbon
Blue Moon | Blue Ribbon | Blue Side

Genre: Sport: Action

Cover Art Language(s): English

Machine Compatibility: Acorn Electron

Release: Professionally released On Cassette (Side 1


Available For:
Amstrad CPC464, Atari 400/800, BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC Model B, BBC/Electron, Dragon 32, Spectrum 16K, Spectrum 16K/48K/Plus/128K & Spectrum 48K

Compatible Emulators: Elkulator 1.0 (PC (Windows))

How To Play

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Game Information

Original Release Date: 1st Oct 1988
Original Release Price: £1.99
Market Valuation: £2.50 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 64g
Box Type: Cassette Single Plastic Clear
Author(s): -

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What They Said

"If you have a couple of pounds to spare you could do a lot worse than buy this game." (Read Full Review)
... A&B Computing
"It lacks the social appeal of the real thing but it's fun for parties, and at least you don't get dart-holes in the plaster playing it." (Read Full Review)
... Acorn User
"The graphics are good, and the variety of games played on dartboard adds interest to what might otherwise be a dull simulation." (Read Full Review)
... Electron User

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A digital version of Darts suitable for Elkulator 1.0 (PC (Windows))
A digital version of Darts suitable for Elkulator 1.0 (PC (Windows))
A digital version of Darts suitable for Elkulator 1.0 (PC (Windows))



Step up to the ocky and enjoy all the fun of competition darts with this high resolution version by Blue Ribbon. A choice of three popular dart games: 501, Round the Board and Cricket. All available in this package.


Enter start score - usually 501 or anything up to 1001. Each player has three darts in turn. You must finish on a double.

Round The Board

Degree of Difficulty - Singles/Doubles/Trebles.
Start at 1 and finish with outer bull followed by inner bull.


Player 1 tries to score as many runs as possible while Player 2 aims for the outer or innre bull. Inner = 2 Wickets, Outer = 1 Wicket.

Player 1 continues to score until Player 2 has scored 10 Wickets. The roles are then reversed.

Time Limit

Quick reactions are necessary as time is limited.

Game Controls

Z - Left, X - Right, : - Up, ? - Down
SPACE - Throw Dart, ESCAPE - Change game

Darts is Item ID 357 in our database. Last modified on Friday 24th May 2019 at 08:47:58 AM.

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