Frogs

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Frogs
System(s): VIC Dual
Publisher: Gremlin Industries (US), Sega (JP)
Developer:
Genre: Action

















Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Arcade (VIC Dual)
JP
¥? ?
Arcade (VIC Dual)
US
$? ?

































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Frogs (フロッグス) is an arcade game released by Sega and Gremlin for VIC Dual hardware in 1978.

Gameplay

Players control a frog tasked with eating bugs within a set time limit. Players can hop across the screen, jump upwards and use their tongue. Nothing in the game can kill the frog, though it can be hindered for a few seconds by falling into the water. Much of the game's difficulty comes from the rigid control scheme which does not allow the player to control mid-air movement. Dragonflies award the player extra games.

In an arcade environment, Frogs would be paired with a background overlay to illustrate where the hazards are. If the game lacks the overlay, there are no visual cues as the game is designed for a monochrome display. Despite its name, there is only ever one frog on-screen.

Promotional material

Frogs VICDual US Flyer.pdf

PDF
US flyer

Physical scans

VIC Dual, US

References