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You probably know Team17 as the game developer behind the massively popular Worms franchise. That's not all Team17 has ever done, though. Back in 1993 it produced a much lauded platformer in the vein of Sonic or Mario Bros. called Superfrog. It was overshadowed by Worms, which came out in 1995, but fans of the miraculous amphibian will be happy to know the game is back.

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Superfrog includes 24 levels (plus boss battles) across six different worlds as you try to save the princess from the (allegedly) evil witch. The graphics have been given a modern makeover obviously, but the gameplay is different too. See, we're all pretty bad at video games now, at least compared to 20 years ago. As such, the default levels in Superfrog have been made a little easier. The original levels are still included as an unlockable option, though.

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The game costs $2.99 and there are no in-app purchases. You buy it once, and it's yours forever, just like in the good old days.

Ryan Whitwam
Ryan is a tech/science writer, skeptic, lover of all things electronic, and Android fan. In his spare time he reads golden-age sci-fi and sleeps, but rarely at the same time. His wife tolerates him as few would.

He's the author of a sci-fi novel called The Crooked City, which is available on Amazon and Google Play. http://goo.gl/WQIXBM

  • remister

    Ahh Team17
    Worms Armageddon is still their best game to date.

  • http://mwinter.in/ Yan Gabriel Minário

    Nasty looking frog.

  • namesib

    I would love it if they posted Worms Blast to Android

  • Deeco

    OMG AMIGA MEMORIES! BEST GAME EVER!!!!!

    • laurakfalconer

      Josiah . although Jacqueline `s stori is surprising,
      last week I bought themselves a Chrysler from having made $5060 thiss month
      and-in excess of, 10/k last-month . it's realy the easiest-work I have ever done
      . I started this 4 months ago and pretty much straight away was bringin in at
      least $78 per-hour . why not look here C­a­s­h­f­i­g­.­C­O­M­

    • Matthias

      Holy shit this is awesome! Can't wait to try it out... really curious how the new "easier" levels look and feel...

  • caseyrain

    I used to play this game on the Amiga 1200!

  • Funem

    Is the game displayed in a square aspect ratio on Android or are these shots from the iPad version ?

  • FlamingoAttack

    It also reminds me of Jazz Jackrabbit 2. I still check those forums occasionally :P

  • Marcell Lévai

    I'm as old as this game is :))

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