____ ___ ____ / /\ | | | | | / / \ |___| | |___| / /____\ | \ | | | /___ / \ | \ |____ | | PRESENTS RAINBOW ISLANDS DOCS RAINBOW ISLANDS Bub and Bob the heroes from Bubble Bobble are back! This time negotiating the hazards of the Rainbow Islands. Myriad creatures conspire to impede your progress at every fun-filled level until you face the "Guardian", the ultimate test of advancement...Good Luck. The seven "Rainbow Islands" and their inhabitants. * Insect Island - caterpillars, spiders, crows * Combat Island - tanks, planes, helicopters * Monster Land - bats, werewolves, ghosts * Toy Island - water-pistols, deadly disks, teddy bears * Doh's Island - balls, spheres, capsules * Robot Island - spanners, robots, bolts * Dragon Island - cyclops, dragons, spirits LOADING When the workbench prompt appears, insert the game disk. The title screen will then load, and the game will follow about thirty seconds later. KEYBOARD CONTROLS Enter credits during the title screen by pressing jump in your chosen control mode or by pressing the space bar. After entering credits: F1 Start one player game F2 Start two player game F3 Select control mode for player one F4 Select control mode for player two HELP Pause game(press fire to unpause) ESC Quit the game(use only when game is paused) LEFT = Q.W.A.S.Z.X.U.I.J.K.M or < keys RIGHT = E.R.D.F.C.V.O.P.L or > keys JUMP = SPACE BAR, ?, or LEFT SHIFT KEY FIRE = RIGHT SHIFT OR ALT KEYS JOYSTICK CONTROLS Push UP to increase credits during title screen Press FIRE button to start one player game during title screen Press FIRE button to throw Rainbows during game Press LEFT and RIGHT to move left and right during game Push UP to jump during game MOUSE CONTROLS (During Game) Move mouse left or right to walk left/right Left mouse button to jump Right mouse button to throw Rainbows GAMEPLAY Basic Movement Rainbow Climbing :- Make Rainbows on each level of the floor and walk up them. It is possible to stand on the top of a Rainbow. Rainbow Attack :- Hit you enemies with a new Rainbow to kill them. Rainbow Breaking :- By jumping onto a Rainbow, you can break it. This causes the Rainbow to drop down the screen, killing anything in its path. Picking Up Objects You can pick up objects by either walking into them or by hitting them with a Rainbow. Also, running a Rainbow to drop down the screen, killing anything in its path. Three Important Pickups Magic Shoes :- Picking up the magic shoes will give you greater speed. Red Potions :- Collecting a red potion will add one to the number of Rainbows that you can throw, up to a maximum of three. Yellow Potions :- Collecting a yellow potion will speed up your Rainbow throws. HINTS AND TIPS 1. There is a secret room on each island, how to access it is confidential! 2. Master the use of Rainbows. 3. When the `Hurry' message appears, get to the top of the screen as quickly as possible. CREDITS TM & (c)1989 Taito Corp. Coding & Graphics by Graftgold (c)1990 Ocean Software Ltd. Produced By D C WARD Docs Typed By ZARCH - 25.02.90