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3-D Pinball

3-D Pinball

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

3-D Pinball is a pinball game published by Mastertronic for the ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, and Commodore 64 platforms. It features a single isometric table shown on single non-scrolling screen. Despite the name on the case, this game title is shown as Power Pinball on the title screen of all three versions. Steve Walters is credited as the programmer on the title screen of the Commodore 64 and Amstrad CPC version, while no credit is given in the Spectrum ZX version.

Advanced Soccer Simulator

Advanced Soccer Simulator

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

Advanced Soccer Simulator is a football/soccer management game for up to eight players. You choose from one of 80 teams from England and Scotland which are split into four divisions consisting of 20 teams each. Each team has a squad of up to 16 players. You begin in Division 4 and your aim is to finish in the top 3 and earn promotion. A season consists of 38 league matches plus matches in the League Cup and F.A. Cup. You can make adjustments to your playing squad and even buy or sell players in the transfer market. Each match is presented with highlights which shows all the scoring chances...

Barry McGuigan World Championship Boxing

Barry McGuigan World Championship Boxing

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1985

Barry McGuigan World Championship Boxing is a British 1985 computer game for 8-bit home computers released by Activision and later re-released by Mastertronic for the Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum. Released as Star Rank Boxing in the United States. Designed by Doug Barnett and developed by Troy Lyndon. The player controls a boxer as he boxes his way to the top, earning purse money along the way, progressing up the world rankings until fighting Barry McGuigan himself. Players can create a boxer and customize his style, race, hair and shorts. The player could also choose his next...

Continental Circus

Continental Circus

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

The home conversions of Continental Circus lack the full-on 3D and special glasses of the arcade version, but retain the essential gameplay structure. The first race is in Brazil and features 100 cars, and requires you to finish in the top 80 in order to qualify for next race. As you work through the 8 races the size of the field steadily decreases, but so does the worst acceptable finishing position to qualify. The car has high and low gears, and is susceptible to damage from contact with another car. Once you hit a car or a piece of the trackside scenery you will be called into the pits -...

Die Alien Slime

Die Alien Slime

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

Die Alien Slime is a simple shooter with top-down perspective, like Alien Syndrome. The player controls a lone spaceman, who must fight against aliens and activate special terminals. Many of these terminals can be found scattered around the ship. In the space base there are many barriers: doors, transport blocks and energy barriers. The space base is a labyrinth, colonized by hundreds of aliens.

Gregory Loses his Clock

Gregory Loses his Clock

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

Gregory Loses His Clock is a flip-screen platformer/puzzle game in which the player, controlling Gregory, must find all five pieces of his alarm clock so that he can wake up and escape the dream world he's trapped in.

Gregory Loses his Clock

Gregory Loses his Clock

Amstrad CPC - Released - 1989

Gregory Loses His Clock is a flip-screen platformer/puzzle game in which the player, controlling Gregory, must find all five pieces of his alarm clock so that he can wake up and escape the dream world he's trapped in.

Kung-Fu II: Sticks of Death

Kung-Fu II: Sticks of Death

Commodore 64 - Released - 1985

A Pharaoh has captured a Princess and imprisoned her in a temple, and it is your job to fight through perilous lands to get her back. This takes place in a side-view beat 'em up similar to Way of the Exploding Fist. Mythical winged and dog-headed monsters and half-human hybrids are your opponents, fought one at a time. You can duck and jump, and the weapon at your disposal can be used for high, middle and low strikes. Containers offering magical powers (both good and bad) can be found and unlocked. Once inside the temple there are more foes to defeat.

Leviathan

Leviathan

Commodore 64 - Released - 1987

Leviathan takes place on isometric science-fiction landscapes where all enemies have to be destroyed. So the player mans a space ship, flies around the three levels (with the ability to turn around and change the flying height) and shoots everything he see. Besides flying enemies there are also defense stations on the ground to be dealt with. But while rocket ammo is unlimited, fuel has to be regularly refilled by landing besides a fuel pod. Three smart bombs which destroy everything on the screen help in tight situations. Every level runs on a time limit.

Micro Mouse

Micro Mouse

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

Micro Mouse is a top view maze game where the screen scrolls up or down when you move a robot to repair the circuits of a super computer. The powers-to-be who own the computer feel that it is a waste of time sending in trained engineers to solder broken parts of the circuit when small robots containing a cyber brain can do the job themselves. You have been tasked to train a robot in the shape of a mouse by moving the robot around the circuit manually, repairing broken sections so that it will learn the job in hand. To repair a broken section you must move over one of various red crosses...

Micro Mouse

Micro Mouse

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Micro Mouse is a top view maze game where the screen scrolls up or down when you move a robot to repair the circuits of a super computer. The powers-to-be who own the computer feel that it is a waste of time sending in trained engineers to solder broken parts of the circuit when small robots containing a cyber brain can do the job themselves. You have been tasked to train a robot in the shape of a mouse by moving the robot around the circuit manually, repairing broken sections so that it will learn the job in hand. To repair a broken section you must move over one of various red crosses...

Protector (Mastertronic Plus)

Protector (Mastertronic Plus)

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Protector is a split-screen horizontal side-view shooter where one or two players try to carry supplies to their base before bombing the other players base to win the game.

Psycho Hopper

Psycho Hopper

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Psycho Hopper is a side-view horizontal scrolling game where the screen scrolls to the left or right when you move your hero on holiday. The ultimate holiday destination in the Universe is a planetoid called Dreams, half a light year from the centre of the Belt of Unreality, second on the left of Andromeda. The reason for its popularity is the strangeness and slight danger of each persons playground for the rich, and in the Season of High Unlikelihood you have decided to take a vacation here. Your vacation has become a treasure hunt in a fantasy castle, searching for four parts of a valuable...

Psycho Hopper

Psycho Hopper

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1990

Psycho Hopper is a side-view horizontal scrolling game where the screen scrolls to the left or right when you move your hero on holiday. The ultimate holiday destination in the Universe is a planetoid called Dreams, half a light year from the centre of the Belt of Unreality, second on the left of Andromeda. The reason for its popularity is the strangeness and slight danger of each persons playground for the rich, and in the Season of High Unlikelihood you have decided to take a vacation here. Your vacation has become a treasure hunt in a fantasy castle, searching for four parts of a valuable...

Rad Ramp Racer

Rad Ramp Racer

Commodore 64 - Released - 1990

Players race against the computer or another player in three courses, performing jumps and collecting tokens under two minutes, using either skates or BMX bikes. The action is split horizontally with the skate-wielding player competing in the top-half of the screen, while the bottom-half is occupied by the BMX rider. The player with the highest score wins. Rad Ramp Racer comes with a course designer, letting the player edit any of the three courses and playing them normally.

Raster Runner

Raster Runner

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Set in the future, the object of Raster Runner is to guide your bike around the arena while trying to surround your opponent with the energy trail your bike leaves behind. Your opponent is doing the same. When one of the bikes crash, the player who took control a bike loses one life. A crash can be avoided by activating a force field, but only up to three can be activated. The player who loses all of their lives loses the game, while the other player wins. To assist you, a small overview map can be used to keep track of the bikes.

Rescue on Fractalus

Rescue on Fractalus

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1986

Rescue on Fractalus! is an action game played from a 3D first person point of view. Your mission is to rescue stranded pilots on the planet of Fractalus. You begin each mission from the mother ship, and when your quota of pilots has been rescued you must return there so you can move on to the next level. To help locate the pilots and navigate the tricky terrain, your spaceship is equipped with various instruments, such as a compass, altimeter, and scanner. Your enemy, the Jaggi's, have numerous forces on this planet and will be attempting to stop you. Gun emplacements, flying saucers, and...

Shinobi

Shinobi

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Shinobi is about a ninja named Joe Musashi who has to stop a criminal organization called "Zeed" who are kidnapping the children of the Oboro clan. Through five missions, each with three or four stages, Musashi must make his way to Zeed's headquarters and free all the hostages before confronting the bosses at the final stage of each mission.

Sidewinder II

Sidewinder II

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

Sidewinder II is a classic vertical scrolling shooter. The objective is to destroy the alien battle station by flying through a tunnel that is used to vent excess energy. Defenders line the walls and patrol the ducts,extra weaponry can be picked up to aid in the fight

Silkworm

Silkworm

Commodore 64 - Released - 1988

Silkworm had interesting graphics and relatively fast-paced gameplay. The player can take control of a Jeep mounted with a machine gun or a Helicopter mounted with forward and downward firing guns. Two players can work simultaneously and cooperatively against enemies, with one playing as the Jeep and one as the Helicopter. In single-player mode, it is generally easier to play with the Helicopter than with the Jeep, but it can be more fun to play as the Jeep. As the Jeep, the player needs to destroy everything directly in front of it or be prepared to jump in order to avoid collisions. In...

Speedboat Assassins

Speedboat Assassins

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1989

Terrorists have seized control of some of the world's most prestigious harbours, such as London and New York. As a tough marine commando, you have been sent in to launch the counter-attacks. Sensibly, your boss drops you into the action in front of a mine field, and with no armour. Negotiate the mine field and you come into the main body of action, in which weaponry can be collected either from that which is left lying around, or by docking with a supply helicopter when it comes into view. Enemy ships are all around and must be taken out. Clear these and you reach the towers, which must be...

Super Stock Car

Super Stock Car

Sinclair ZX Spectrum - Released - 1990

You are Stock Car Champion, Rick Radial who has the best sponsorships and now the pick of the best cars. You have a choice from a Ferrari, Lamborghini, Lotus or Porsche to race in now. To become champion again you have to drive against three other drivers to qualify within a time limit over five laps on six different courses. Once you qualify you move onto the next track. When all six courses are completed you start on Course One but with the difficulty harder. If you hit the side of the track or another driver this causes you to spin and stop. Super Stock Car is a one or two player racing...

Super Stock Car

Super Stock Car

Commodore 64 - Released - 1990

Super Stock Car is a scrolling overhead driving game where just part of the track is shown on the screen and the game scrolls when you move your car. You have to drive over various tracks against three other computer controlled cars and finish 1st over a number of set laps. If you finish 1st then you move to the next track, fail to finish 1st and it's game over. Hitting the sides or other cars slows your car down but no damage is inflicted.

T-Bird

T-Bird

Commodore 64 - Released - 1989

Players control a Foourd T-Bird, a transportation system capable of great speeds up to 1346 mph. Their job is to destroy the swarms of aliens – including flying saucers, tie fighters, space jellyfish, unidentifiable blobs, and the like – and dodge their fire. This can be achieved by shooting them with the standard zapper or use a smart missile to destroy everything in sight. When an entire swarm is destroyed, getting the token that appears give the player a roving sight, sideways-firing missiles, extra lives, extra missiles, and so on. Between each swarm, a meteor shower appears, and...

Yes, Prime Minister

Yes, Prime Minister

Commodore 64 - Released - 1987

A week in the life of the British Prime Minister. But not just any Prime Minister, this game puts you in the shoes of Prime Minister James (Jim) Hacker from the classic BBC television comedy "Yes, Prime Minister". Much like most political simulations, you must balance your popularity with the needs of your party, the meddling of foreign governments, and the small minded incompetence of the civil servants that surround you. All of this is played out with multiple choice dialogues between Hacker and the other cast members of the series (complete with lo-res digital pictures). The dry humor...

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