Earthworm Jim

Updated: 03/05/2023 by Computer Hope

Earthworm Jim overview

Earthworm Jim

Type: Action
ESRB Rating: Everyone
Release Date: 1995
Developer: Playmates Interactive Entertainment, Shiny Entertainment
Publisher: Activision

In this wacky game, the player plays as Jim, an earthworm, and must fight through 20 levels, plus an additionally added level not available in previous versions.

System Requirements: Microsoft Windows - Apple - Linux

Windows System Requirements
Operating System: MS-DOS 5.0, Windows 95
Processor: Intel 486DX 66 MHz
Memory: 8 MB RAM
Graphics Card: VGA graphics, 256-colors capable
Sound Card: Sound Blaster compatible sound card
Hard Drive Space:  
Controls: Keyboard & Mouse
Joystick/Gamepad optional
Multiplayer: n/a


  • ITSAWONDERFUL - Extra life
  • POPQUIZHOTSHOT - 1000 bullets
  • ONANDONANDON - Maximum continues
  • SLAUGHTERHOUSE - Access to first 5 levels on file
  • HATMAN - Turns Jim into a stick-figure
  • IDDQD and IDKFA - Credit screens

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