FUN, FUN, FUN, that's what ALL ABOARD! is. It's NOT an adventure game or a strategy game, it's not a game at all, IT'S A TOY. A wonderful toy for the young part of us all. It's endless hours of fun for every age, from the smallest child, to the adventuresome who wish to tackle designing their own trains or scenery with the ALL ABOARD! EDITOR. There is simply no end to the fun and creative adventures that ALL ABOARD! can provide all ages.
Commodore Amiga - 1988
The Starion Cluster is under threat from the Pioneer Plague, which is spreading to every planet and destroying its lifeforms, having over-riden its original programming to merely transform uninhabitible planets into lush verdant lands for human colonization. The only solution is to fly to each of these planets and shoot out the pods from which the Plague hatches. The gameplay essentially has 3 different sections. The main shooting action involves taking out as many of the pods as possible, while avoiding being shot by the Plague's self-generating protection robots. The more pods you destroy...