Jim is a normal eighteen-year-old until an evil sorcerer shows up at his house. He zaps Jim and he disappears, emerging in a black-and-white world. Jim soon finds he can invert the colors of this discolored world to move around.
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After traversing fifty levels, Jim comes across the sorcerer and fights him. When he wins, the sorcerer will explode into dust and Jim will reappear in the real world.
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Left: move left
Right: move right
Y: invert colors
Spinoffs and media
The game was later turned into an animated series, which lasted twenty episodes. The sequel, Black and White 2, was received as successful but not as good.