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Barbie (1984 video game)

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Barbie (1984 video game)

North American cover art image of Barbie

Developer(s) A. Eddy Goldfarb & Assoc.[1]
Composer(s) Bob Vieira[1][2]
Series Barbie
Platform(s) Commodore 64
Release date(s)
Genre(s) 2D action[1]
Mode(s) Single-player[3]

Barbie is a Commodore 64 computer game from 1984 that allows players to participate in the life of the famous fashion doll of the same name.


Barbie is calling her boyfriend Ken at 1 o'clock in the afternoon to go out on a date.

Players must talk to their boyfriend Ken (using a real voice audio soundtrack) in addition to driving a yellow convertible around town, trying out swimming outfits (both one-piece and two-piece swimsuits can be used) in addition to dresses and shoes.[4] Options for dates include either a dinner out on the town or a relaxing day at the beach.[4] An incorrect combination of clothing will force Barbie to skip the date sequence and work her way towards the next objective while a correct combination will allow players to see Barbie and her date in a photograph of the event.[4]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Release information".  
  2. ^ "Composer information". Retrieved 2011-03-22. 
  3. ^ "# of players information". Retro Games Database. Retrieved 2011-03-19. 
  4. ^ a b c "Basic game overview".  
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