As a secret agent you must stop the evil Professor Elvin Atombender, whatever the cost.

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You play a secret agent on a quest to stop the evil, a preposterously named, Professor Elvin Atombender, who is believed to be tampering with national security computers. You must penetrate Atombender's massive stronghold, avoid his deadly, killer robots and acquire various pieces of a password to use in the main control room. Written by Shawn Watson

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Stay a while. Stay forever.

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1984 (USA)  »

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One of the very first video games to incorporate synthesized speech. The Commodore 64 (C64) home computer version included the quotes, "Another visitor. Stay awhile... staaaay FOREVER!", "Destroy him, my robots!", and among others, a deathly scream. Other early video games that incorporated synthesized speech are: Space Taxi (1984) and Beach Head II: The Dictator Strikes Back (1985). See more »

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Elvin Atombender: Another visitor. Stay awhile, staaaay FOREVER!
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Referenced in Beach Head II: The Dictator Strikes Back (1985) See more »

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Excellent for what it was
22 May 2005 | by (The Penumbra) – See all my reviews

I only ever-played this game on the Commodore 64 and for an 8-bit machine the graphics and sounds were surprisingly very good. It was a bit like Saboteur (1984) (VG) in a way as you would control your little secret agent guy as he ran around in a massive industrial complex going up and down elevators, doing huge somersaults and dodging the evil robots while trying to solve a cryptic puzzle on a huge musical chess board and searching for clues.

The baddie, who I never once actually saw during the game, was the outrageously named Elvin Atombender. Every now and again he was start talking to you or ordering his robots to zap you. It was mental. And the funniest part was definitely when you fell down an airshaft and the character would do that hilarious scream.

I never actually finished the game as it was just too difficult (it really did live up to it's name) but it's still a cool game and recommended if you ever come across it.


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