This is the NES port of the 1992 platformer video game The Addams Family that was released by Ocean Software and is also based on the movie of the same name. You take control of Gomez Addams and make your way around the mansion trying to locate your family members who have all been taken by the Tully Alford, the Addams Family’s lawyer. As you move throughout the mansion, you will come in contact with monsters ho you can destroy by stomping on their heads, similar to the gameplay of Super Mario Bros. The severed hand Thing and Lurch, the family’s manservant, will help you through the game with hints whenever Gomez finds a red box marked with the letter ‘A’. You can choose to do the levels in any order you choose to do so. The mansion is also loaded with hidden passages and secrets. There are also side levels where you can defeat bosses to increase your health. The game also has a password system for you to continue your game wherever you left off.
Genre: Platformer, Action and Adventure
Region: NTSC (North America)