Pandemonium! is a 1996 platform game, published by Crystal Dynamics, for the PlayStation, Sega Saturn and PC. It features Fargus, a joker, and Nikki, a young sorceress, who unwittingly casts a spell that destroys the town. The goal of the game is to reach the Wishing Engine, where they can wish the town back to normal. For each level, the player can choose which character to be. Each has a special move — Fargus can deliver a special spinning attack by throwing his talking stick-puppet called Sid, and Nikki can double jump.A sequel, Pandemonium 2 was released in 1997, for PlayStation and PC.In the PlayStation and Saturn versions, rather than using a memory card as in most games released at the time, progress is saved using the older password system.
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