What is your position on crowd funded games? (e.g., Kickstarter, Early Access on Steam)

Ajax

Ajax DOS Title Screen (EGA)

MISSING COVER

MobyRank MobyScore
Amstrad CPC
...
...
Commodore 64
...
...
Sharp X68000
...
...
Not an American user?

Description

In this arcade shoot'em up your mission is to infiltrate the alien fortress during 6 levels, and to destroy the fortress and the alien.

Sitting in Ajax H.Q., you must pilot the remote controlled drone ship to do this. The drone represents jet fighter (behind view) and helicopter gunship (top-down view). It may be moved on the screen, fire air-to-air and air-to-ground guns and pow bomb. Limitless hordes of mechanoid invaders, whose sole intent is the total domination of the Earth, will try to stop you. Exit from each level is guarded by the powerful boss, who you should eliminate.

DOS version of the game differs from C64/CPC/ZX version by the number and location of enemies, map of areas, order of the stages, and ability to use different controls to shoot air and ground targets.

Screenshots

Ajax Amstrad CPC Air-to-ship battle approaching.
Ajax Commodore 64 Enemy planes are flying towards you...
Ajax Sharp X68000 As I totally would expect after that intro, I find myself flying through the first level with...the helicopter
Ajax Commodore 64 Cruiser in the distance...

Alternate Titles

  • "Typhoon" -- ZX Spectrum, C64 and CPC UK title

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

Sinclair User ZX Spectrum Dec, 1988 71 out of 100 71
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Commodore 64 Feb, 1989 704 out of 1000 70
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Dec, 1988 7 out of 10 70
Power Play Commodore 64 Dec, 1988 69 out of 100 69
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum Dec, 1988 654 out of 1000 65
The Games Machine (UK) ZX Spectrum Dec, 1988 59 out of 100 59
Power Play Arcade May, 1988 5.5 out of 10 55
Power Play Amstrad CPC Mar, 1989 51 out of 100 51

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Contributed to by POMAH (33731), Kabushi (121980) and Terok Nor (18445)