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ALPHATRON

 

 

Professional, Released On Cassette Only

 

Game Type          : Arcade Shoot-'em-up

Authors            : Kevin Blake & Jason Sobell

Standalone Release(s)   : 1986: ALPHATRON, Tynesoft, £5.99

Compilation Release(s)   : 1988: MICROVALUE FOUR GAMES VOLUME 1, Tynesoft, £3.99

Stated compatibility    : Electron Side A, BBC Side B

Actual compatibility    : As stated

Supplier            : TYNESOFT, Unit 3 Addison Industrial Estate, Blaydon, TYNE &                   WEAR NE21 4TE. Tel: 091 414 4611

Disc compatibility     : CDFS E00, DFS E00

 

 

Instructions

Your mission is to protect the Trilithium Refineries on the planet Karthos. You pilot a Megan Class Scout Ship equipped with a Delta Laser. The enemy attacks grow more and more frequent as wave after wave of enemy missiles pass overhead.

 

At all costs you must destroy the missiles before they reach the Refinery.

 

Each missile will deplete the Refinery Shields until eventually they collapse.

 

Your Scout Ship is fitted with landing, fuel and guidance computers. Your Control Panel also displays the status of the Refinery shield level.

 

Your fuel is very limited and must be replenished frequently by landing on your base pad.

 

Game Controls

Z - Left,   X - Right,   <RETURN> - Fire,   * - Thrust

 

 

Instructions' Source   : ALPHATRON (Tynesoft) Inner Inlay

 

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See also                 : EUG #52 for a review of MICROVALUE FOUR GAMES 1