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|title = <center>Fun House</center>
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|title=<center>Fun House</center>
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|imagewidth = 250
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|imagecaption=Prototype cover of the game featuring screenshots from the prototype, as seen on a store display card at VidPro.
|imagecaption = Cover and back cover of the game.
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|status=<span style="color:red;">'''Lost'''</span>
|status = <span style="color:green;">'''Found'''</span> (prototype)<br><span style="color:red;">'''Lost'''</span> (ROM)
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'''Fun House''' is a video game released in 1991 for the NES developed by ''Realtime Associates'' and published by ''Hi-Tech Expressions''. It was based on the U.S. version of the game show of the same name. Originally, the game was planned to be developed by ''Minds Eye Technologies'' and was going to be a platformer, but switched developers and was changed to a top-down action game for unknown reasons.
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'''''Fun House''''' is a 1991 video game developed by Realtime Associates and published by Hi Tech Expressions. The game is based on the U.S. version of the game show of the same name. The beta is completely different than the released version. Fun House was changed to a basic top-down view for unknown reasons. The prototype of the beta was found and shared some screenshots by Nolan Brothers on NintendoAge.com.
 
  
==References==
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The prototype has you playing as a contestant in The Fun House, you are given levels to choose from which vary from rock climbing, getting key in a short amount of time, paddling down a sewer, scuba diving and being a slippery shower.
http://nintendoage.com/forum/messageview.cfm?StartRow=41&catid=5&threadid=86561 The forum thread with showed screenshots from the beta.
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==Availability==
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In October of 2012, a prototype of the unreleased version was found by Mark and Mack Nolan on NintendoAge forums, which they shared some screenshots of the game.<ref>[http://nintendoage.com/forum/messageview.cfm?StartRow=41&catid=5&threadid=86561 The forum thread which showed screenshots from the beta.] Retrieved 22 Jan '19</ref> However, a ROM has yet to be dumped anywhere. Little other info is available.
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==Gallery==
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<gallery mode=packed heights=175px>
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Funhouseproto.jpeg|The prototype’s title screen.
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Fhousetitl.jpeg|The released game’s title screen.
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Whyareyoureadingthefilename.jpeg|Level Selection Screen.
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</gallery>
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==Reference==
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Latest revision as of 14:41, 11 May 2020

Fun House Beta.png

Prototype cover of the game featuring screenshots from the prototype, as seen on a store display card at VidPro.

Status: Lost

Fun House is a video game released in 1991 for the NES developed by Realtime Associates and published by Hi-Tech Expressions. It was based on the U.S. version of the game show of the same name. Originally, the game was planned to be developed by Minds Eye Technologies and was going to be a platformer, but switched developers and was changed to a top-down action game for unknown reasons.

The prototype has you playing as a contestant in The Fun House, you are given levels to choose from which vary from rock climbing, getting key in a short amount of time, paddling down a sewer, scuba diving and being a slippery shower.

Availability

In October of 2012, a prototype of the unreleased version was found by Mark and Mack Nolan on NintendoAge forums, which they shared some screenshots of the game.[1] However, a ROM has yet to be dumped anywhere. Little other info is available.

Gallery

Reference