Earthworm Jim

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Earthworm Jim is a quirky 2D platformer from Shiny Entertainment.  It first launched on the Mega Drive ans Super Nintendo before being ported to numerous other systems.

The game features the titular earthworm who becomes a super hero when an advanced super suit lands on him neck first. From here it is his quest to meet Princess Whats-her-name.

It spawned one good sequel and two travesties.  There was also a successful Earthworm Jim cartoon featuring characters from the game.





Platform : Sega Mega Drive
Format : Cartridge
Publisher : Virgin Interactive
Authors : Shiny Entertainment
Date : 1994
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Other Software by Virgin Interactive:

Item Manufacturer Platform Format Date
Top Gun Combat Zones Virgin Interactive PlayStation 2 DVD Unknown
Victory Boxing Contender Virgin Interactive Sony Playstation 1 Compact Disc Unknown
IndyCar Racing II Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM Unknown
Shuttle: The Space Flight Simulator (Hit Squad) Virgin Interactive Entertainment Commodore Amiga 3.5" Floppy Disk Unknown
Resident Evil Director's Cut Virgin Interactive Sony PlayStation 1 CD-ROM Unknown
Jimmy White's Whirlwind Snooker Virgin Interactive PC 3.5 Disk 1991
Shuttle (Hit Squad) Virgin Interactive PC 3.5 Disk 1992
Corporation Virgin Interactive Sega Mega Drive Cartridge 1992
The 7th Guest Virgin Interactive Apple Mac II CD-ROM 1993
Legend of Kyrandia, Book One: Fables & Fiends Virgin Interactive PC CD-ROM 1993
The 7th Guest (Special Edition) Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1993
NASCAR Racing Virgin Interactive Windows CD ROM 1994
Jimmy White's Whirlwind Snooker Virgin Interactive Sega Mega Drive Cartridge 1994
Creature Shock Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1994
Earthworm Jim Virgin Interactive Sega Mega Drive Cartridge 1994
The Daedalus Encounter Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1995
Command & Conquer Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1995
Command & Conquer - The Covert Operations Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1995
Flight Unlimited (The White Label) Virgin Interactive PC DOS CD ROM 1995
Command & Conquer (Windows 95 version) Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1995
Super Puzzle Fughter II Turbo Virgin Interactive Entertainment Sony PlayStation CD-ROM 1996
Command & Conquer - Red Alert Virgin Interactive Entertainment PC 32-bit CD ROM 1996
Screamer 2 Virgin Interactive Windows CD ROM 1996
Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1996
Star Gladiator - Episode I: Final Crusade (Disc Only) Virgin Interactive Sony PlayStation Compact Disc Dec 1996
Screamer Rally Virgin Interactive PC Windows 32-bit PC CD-ROM 1997
Blade Runner Virgin Interactive Entertainment PC Windows 32-bit PC CD ROM 1997
Blade Runner Virgin Interactive Entertainment PC Windows 32-bit PC CD ROM 31 Oct 1997
Jimmy White's Cueball 2 Virgin Interactive Sega Dreamcast CD-ROM 1998
Street Fighter Collection 2 Virgin Interactive Sony Playstation 1 CD-ROM 1998
Dune 2000 Virgin Interactive PC CD ROM 1998
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure (Disc only) Virgin Interactive Sega Dreamcast GD-ROM 2000
Mr Driller Virgin Interactive Sega Dreamcast CD Rom 2000
Resident Evil 2 Virgin Interactive Sega Dreamcast CD-ROM 2000
Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes (Disc only) Virgin Interactive Sega Dreamcast CD 28 Jun 2000
Jimmy White's Cueball World (Sold Out) Virgin Interactive PC Windows 32-bit PC CD-ROM 2002

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