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For detailed information about this series, see: Horace series on Wikipedia


Horace as depicted on the cover for Hungry Horace.

Horace is a series of videogames created by Beam Software (later known as Krome Studios) and Psion. The games star the titular creature in various scenarios, though they don't feature much plot or backstory for the character.

  • Hungry Horace (1982), ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Dragon 32.
  • Horace Goes Skiing (1982), ZX Spectrum, Commodore 64, Dragon 32.
  • Horace and the Spiders (1983), ZX Spectrum.
  • Horace in the Mystic Woods (1995), a minigame included in Psion Series 3 palmtop computers.

A fourth game was originally announced in 1985, with the title Horace to the Rescue, but was never released.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

5Arrow R Gadget1987 1987The enemies in Inspector Gadget and the Circus of Fear are Horaces.1

5Arrow R Dog's Life20031031 October 31, 2003Dog's Life features a reference to Horace.3