What is a challenge is making him jump safely through the blazing hoops of fire and over the burning pots of oil. Trampolines The Trampolines may appear easier than they actually are at first. So pressing right helps Charlie swing forward more, and pressing left helps him swing back. Story: Charlie is the star of it's own Circus, which is pretty succeful. You are also awarded bonus points for consecutive immediate trapeze swings meaning, you transfer from one trapeze to another on a single swing.
Some allowed you to select which stage you would like to play at the very beginning of the game while others only allow you to select a stage after you completed all six in order. There aren't much details to tell, on every stage you see the same background: The Crowd watching the stunt, the ground, a few details proper from a Circus, and an Elephant. The biggest danger in this stage is misjudging the speed of your horse and the length of the upcoming springboard. Dolphin Trampolines Every time you complete ten events, you are treated to a special bonus stage. As a bonus, a smaller fire ring with a money bag will appear, if you want, you can try to catch it. Back your current ball up until enough space exists between the balls before jumping.
The problem is that he must also jump on top of, or clear over, a set of springboard hurdles. Stage 2 - Tightrope walking. Trapeze The final challenge that Charlie must face is to travel from one end of the circus to the other entirely by trapeze. Circus Charlie was an arcade game developed by in. These dolphins like to jump over one trampoline, swim under the next, jump over the next one, and so on. You are not required to jump these hoops Charlie will pass safely beneath them , but the money bags provide bonus points, so consider grabbing them if there are no other threats in the way.
Which raises a bit the difficulty. Stunt 5: Finally, trapeze from swing to swing for 50 meters. Jumping over a ball entirely to land on the next will earn you a 500 point bonus. To avoid getting hit, bounce at least once before proceeding to the next trampoline. If the purple monkey reaches a brown monkey in front of him, he will leapfrog the brown monkey.
The hoops slowly advance on their own while the pots are stationary. Be sure to move to another trampoline immediately after, or you will be sent through the roof. But, generally, isn't that hard. After you collect it and attempt to leave the trampoline before you lose your life, you will typically hit either the knife of the fireball on either side of you. Grabbing money bags, completing dangerous tricks, bopping enemies, completing stages, etc. The joystick helps control Charlie's momentum.
Collecting each one awards you an increasing number of points. You will usually avoid both of them if you jump twice before moving on. However, if you walk underneath the podium and touch the right side of the screen while still on the tightrope, a pile of money bags will appear on the podium, which you can collect for a 5000 point bonus. Ball Walk Though not the hardest event in the game, Ball Walking can be especially challenging for beginners. When moving at full speed on the balls, Charlie can clear a distance that is roughly equivalent to three ball widths. As with the Ball Walk stage before it, jumping early tends to help you jump successfully.
You can even change speeds every time you land on a hurdle, but not before, and not after until you land on the horse or another hurdle. If you let go before the trapeze is at a forty-five degree angle, you will fly very far, but not very high. Because of the way Charlie lands, you stand a much better chance of bringing the ball under your feet if you jump too soon than if you jump too late. If you had a famiclone when you were young you must have really fond memories of Charlie. Only works once per stage.
Jump the cyan monkeys for 500 points. If you didn't, try this out! In general, it is a good idea to jump at least once for every dolphin that comes towards you. You must bounce three times in order to bounce high enough to collect them. Once you have completed all five stunts, you have to do them again and hopefully, more points will be awarded. A good port of a good Arcade game. A few different versions were released into the arcades. It is a port of an arcade game and is every bit as good as the original.
They are the only threat to Charlie, but they are fast and must be watched carefully in order to avoid them. To help him out, Charlie can direct the horse to travel at three different speeds. You are also playing against time, so you better hurry! You maybe end up falling over some of the trampolines on the ground. Charlie must walk over giant Beach balloons, jumping from one to another. So, Now he must please the assisting crowd by doing the most dangerous Circus stunts ever made. Charlie has to complete six different circus stunts for the crowd's amusement. Let me explain every one of these: On the 1st.
Charlie must leap from one ball to the next without missing a ball and falling to the floor. You'll play this game over and over trying to beat your previous score. It was contained in the release of in for the. Your job is to please the crowd by performing five death-defying stunts tunt 1: You and the lion must jump through several rings of fire. One, Charlie must walk on a rope, being careful of not hitting any of the monkeys that appear on it, on the 3rd. Konami converted the game for play on the home computer, and licensed the game to Soft Pro who converted it to the.