& Reviewed by Vinny Mainolfi
In this cool 1986 release from Durell, you control a
rocket-propelled hover type vehicle through a series of
eight attack phases (levels to you and me) where your
mission is to infiltrate the enemy position and disable
the anti-matter plant before the aliens achieve CRITICAL
MASS. It's a smooth eight-way scroller with great sprite
animation, but unfortunately let down by its difficult
control mechanics and sparse game content. ZZAP!64
magazine only scored it 59% due to its lack of game
content, which is definitely its biggest failing. But
saying that - it's still fun to play and deserves a look
or two... or even three!
Once Level 8 is
Here we go...
Come on then - let's
Thank gawd for that!
And there you have
HOW WAS IT COMPLETED?:
I'm not quite sure which trained version I used, but I
definitely used one that allowed me to skip levels using
the Commodore Key :)
SO WHAT HAPPENS?:
Once you have completed level 8, a message comes in from
Mission Control, which reads: "OBJECTIVE ACHIEVED.
WITH GREAT SKILL AND DARING THE VEHICLE PILOT HAS
DESTROYED THE ANTI MATTER CONVERTER AND DEFEATED THE
ALIENS. RECOMMENDED FOR PROMOTION. MESSAGE ENDS."