Amstrad CPC - Released - 1987
Pete Cooke's follow-up to the previous space shooter-explorer takes things away from the Tau Ceti setting. Players take the role of a student at an academy for advanced piloting. There they need to solve 20 simulated missions on a wide range of planets. The self-contained missions mean that the game uses the Tau Ceti structure and theme, without the causality of previous decisions having an effect on later choices. This reduces the complexity of management. Although players can customize the ships, including giving them names of your choice, the game comes with supplied ones include a...
Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - December 9, 1986
The Boggit: Bored Too is a text adventure game by Delta 4 released in 1986 for the Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC and ZX Spectrum home computers. The game is a parody of the J.R.R. Tolkien novel The Hobbit and of the earlier game based upon it also called The Hobbit. It is the prequel to Bored of the Rings. This interactive fiction with graphics game features reluctant adventurer Bimbo Faggins and devious magician Grandalf attempting to gain treasure, ultimately by appearing on a TV game show.
Enterprise - 1984
Glug Glug was written by Steve Evans and published by CRL Group for the Spectrum and Enterprise. It was an treasure finding action game played underwater for 1 player or 2 players alternating.
Commodore 64 - Released - 1984
11 of the world's most valuable treasures are hidden in underground caverns. Some are easily found, others require a lot of skill to recover. Beware the giant lizards, vampire bats and trolls. You can dodge some things, and shoot others. There are hundreds of tunnels to explore and a whole host of wonders to discover.
Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1985
A top-down truck driving simulator released by CRL group in 1985.
Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - September 1, 1987
"Young Hamster" said old Master Yong. "An acorn is but a small nut. Years pass and it becomes king of the forest." The hamster sighed "But how long must I remain a small nut?". The master closed his eyes. "As the snow falls so the grass disappears" he muttered. After years of hard training he had become a hamster ninja. "I Ninja Hamster pledge my heart to you great apple & swear to destroy your enemies"
Commodore 128 - Released - 1985
The Rocky Horror Show is a video game, based on the musical of the same name, where you get to control either Brad or Janet in your quest to explore the strange interior over at the Frankenstein place. It's a bit of a mind flip but if you are careful you'll do the time warp, again! Play as either Brad or Janet to rescue the other, in this computer adaptation of the hit Broadway Musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Search the castle for pieces of the Medusa machine to free your partner from stone and escape the castle before it blasts off. Each one must be taken to the De-Medusa...
Amstrad CPC - Released - 1985
Play as either Brad or Janet to rescue the other, in this computer adaptation of the hit Broadway Musical The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Search the castle for pieces of the Medusa machine to free your partner from stone and escape the castle before it blasts off. Each one must be taken to the De-Medusa machine, only carrying one at a time. You must collect keys and disable force fields along the way. Other characters in the game will hinder your progress by stealing and hiding your clothes or other objects you may be carrying. Watch out for Riff-Raff or he'll shoot you with his laser...
Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1986
Samurai is a turn based strategy/war game where you control an army of samurai and ninja attacking Japanese imperial forces in a temple. On starting the main game, the screen shows a top-down view of part of the area around a temple which is surrounded by a moat, and has stairs and bridges. Play consists of a number of turns, each consisting of a movement phase followed by a combat phase. The player alternates turns with the computer until one side has completely destroyed the other's units.