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Oh no!  Aliens have ransacked the orphanage!  Nite Bear must destroy aliens, kill the boss and save the souls of the poor orphan ghosts!  Magical lolipops increase the power of Nite Bears throwing dagger.  Rescuing orphan ghosts will heal.  Stage 9 reveals the ultimate alien who must be stopped!

Reset = Resets game
Select = Changes stage Nite Bear starts at. Previous game stats are not retained.
Fire = Starts game and launches throwing dagger.

Game modes include:

  • Knightmare style shooting levels with boss
  • 4 way scrolling platform rescue the Steffies in the orphanage levels
  • Final boss battle


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nitebear.bin 16 kB


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Shoot More Blocks

This is a 2 player block shooting duel for the Atari 2600.  Use left and right to move.  FIRE button to shoot blocks.  Shooting the bonus orb will randomly clear blocks.  The top score is displayed when the cityscape below is entirely destroyed.

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Dear theloon, may I please re-share your games on my github project page?  More details about the project in my profile --> https://retrobrews.itch.io/. Thank you in advance! Retro Fan

I do not give you permission to distribute games I publish on Itch.io.  These games are pay what you want.  I have no control over your github page or how much you charge (or not charge).

I *am* open to looking into my portfolio for games that you can distribute.  I'll make sure to message you when that happens :)

Hi theloon, thank you for your reply. I understand and I would be glad if you can let me know, if any of your games can be shared in the future. (The games are for free, as I also get them for free ;). Thank you. Retro Fan

I already sent a tweet with your logo as an actual 2600 ROM.  Feel free to use the image for any purpose :)

thank you!