by Brendan Phoenix
Reviewed by Vinny Mainolfi
I'm a big fan of the Hi-Tec games and have quite a
few original games in my tape collection, but for some
strange reason, this game isn't in my collection. It
should be because it's my kind of cheapie shoot-em up.
Maybe I need to hunt it down in eBay.
Anyway - ZZAP!64 magazine
had their doubts about this vertically scrolling shoot-em
up and only scored it 42%! I feel it's worth much more
than that. Okay - so it has a few annoying features, but
I think that overall it's quite a cool game with some
nice sound, graphics and game play. Let's not forget that
it was only £3.99! It definitely deserves more than
A superb futuristic
Our ship comes in to
'congratulations' is in order.
HOW WAS IT COMPLETED?:
I think Brendan, like me, used a cracked version of the
game that allowed you to jump straight to the end
sequence. Quality :)
SO WHAT HAPPENS?:
Once the final level is complete, you are whisked off to
a view of the city with a ship flying past. Your ship
then comes into view and the ending message reads: "CONGRATULATIONS!
YOU HAVE LANDED THE BLACK HORNET SAFELY. THE PLANET IS