Developed by Rainbow Arts, Shiny Entertainment
Published by Playmates Interactive Entertainment
User rating: 9.0 (1 vote)
IBM 486Dx compatible or better (Pentium is preferred)
8MB RAM (16 MB RAM is preferred)
Sound Blaster or compatible.
Earthworm Jim is the first in a series of very odd platform games. Earthworm Jim was just a normal earthworm until the Ultra-high-tech-indestructible-super-space-cyber-suit fell from space and transformed him into a hero. Jim can defeat enemies by shooting them or whipping them with his head. His head can also be used to swing from things, or turn it into a propeller to slow his descent while he's in the air. Jim can drive a number of vehicles, including a hamster! The gameplay is wacky and imaginative, and has characters with names like Queen Slug-for-a-Butt and Princess What's-Her-Name.
Review by DOSGuy
|Earthworm Jim Whole Can O' Worms Shareware Demo (2,536,675 bytes)||21 February 1996||DOS||Play online|
I have found no ordering information for this game.
It can be downloaded in a Windows XP/Vista/7/8-compatible format from DotEmu for $5.99.
It can be downloaded in a Windows XP/Vista/7/8-compatible format from GOG for $5.99.
It can be purchased from Amazon:
|Earthworm Jim 1 & 2: The Whole Can O' Worms|