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Ajax

Ajax Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Ajax Amstrad CPC Title screen and credits

Title screen and credits

Ajax Amstrad CPC Title, credits (partial) and high scores.

Title, credits (partial) and high scores.

Ajax Amstrad CPC Get ready

Get ready

Ajax Amstrad CPC Incoming fighters

Incoming fighters

Ajax Amstrad CPC I was hit

I was hit

Ajax Amstrad CPC Air-to-ship battle approaching.

Air-to-ship battle approaching.

Ajax Amstrad CPC The ship is launching missiles at me

The ship is launching missiles at me

Ajax Amstrad CPC I lost all my lives. Game over.

I lost all my lives. Game over.


Ajax Screenshots

Arcade version

Ajax Arcade Title Screen.

Title Screen.

Ajax Arcade Into battle.

Into battle.

Ajax Arcade Taking-Off.

Taking-Off.

Ajax Arcade Blast them all.

Blast them all.

Ajax Arcade Keep going.

Keep going.

Ajax Arcade Alternative title screen

Alternative title screen

Ajax Arcade TTP view

TTP view

Ajax Arcade Destroy big ship

Destroy big ship

Ajax Arcade BOOM!

BOOM!

Ajax Arcade Sea raid

Sea raid

Ajax Arcade Another ship to destroy

Another ship to destroy

Ajax Arcade Continue?

Continue?


Ajax Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Ajax Commodore 64 Title Screen

Title Screen

Ajax Commodore 64 Hiscores...

Hiscores...

Ajax Commodore 64 Starting in jet fighter...

Starting in jet fighter...

Ajax Commodore 64 Enemy planes are flying towards you...

Enemy planes are flying towards you...

Ajax Commodore 64 Cruiser in the distance...

Cruiser in the distance...

Ajax Commodore 64 Cruiser was destroyed...

Cruiser was destroyed...

Ajax Commodore 64 Section was completed...

Section was completed...

Ajax Commodore 64 Starting in helicopter...

Starting in helicopter...

Ajax Commodore 64 Enemies on your way...

Enemies on your way...

Ajax Commodore 64 Clouds are hiding enemies...

Clouds are hiding enemies...

Ajax Commodore 64 Island is here...

Island is here...

Ajax Commodore 64 Green plane is a big one...

Green plane is a big one...

Ajax Commodore 64 Submarines are trying to hit you also...

Submarines are trying to hit you also...

Ajax Commodore 64 Three tanks in front of you...

Three tanks in front of you...

Ajax Commodore 64 The bridge...

The bridge...

Ajax Commodore 64 You have destroyed another boss...

You have destroyed another boss...


Ajax Screenshots

DOS version

Ajax DOS Title Screen (EGA)

Title Screen (EGA)

Ajax DOS Instructions (EGA)

Instructions (EGA)

Ajax DOS Starting to fly in Helicopter (EGA)

Starting to fly in Helicopter (EGA)

Ajax DOS Aiming the ground target (POW) while enemy jets are flying and shooting towards you (EGA)

Aiming the ground target (POW) while enemy jets are flying and shooting towards you (EGA)

Ajax DOS Encountering 1st Boss (EGA)

Encountering 1st Boss (EGA)

Ajax DOS Title Screen (CGA)

Title Screen (CGA)

Ajax DOS Starting in helicopter (CGA)

Starting in helicopter (CGA)

Ajax DOS Title Screen (Tandy)

Title Screen (Tandy)

Ajax DOS Starting in helicopter (Tandy)

Starting in helicopter (Tandy)

Ajax DOS Flying to the land (Tandy)

Flying to the land (Tandy)

Ajax DOS Title Screen (Hercules)

Title Screen (Hercules)

Ajax DOS Instructions (Hercules)

Instructions (Hercules)

Ajax DOS Fighting with enemies in helicopter (Hercules)

Fighting with enemies in helicopter (Hercules)


Ajax Screenshots

Sharp X68000 version

Ajax Sharp X68000 Title screen

Title screen

Ajax Sharp X68000 Ready to takeoff

Ready to takeoff

Ajax Sharp X68000 As I totally would expect after that intro, I find myself flying through the first level with...the helicopter

As I totally would expect after that intro, I find myself flying through the first level with...the helicopter

Ajax Sharp X68000 Aircraft and ground vehicles trying to stop me

Aircraft and ground vehicles trying to stop me

Ajax Sharp X68000 Boss of the first stage

Boss of the first stage

Ajax Sharp X68000 Second stage, now the view has changed and I'm controlling the jet

Second stage, now the view has changed and I'm controlling the jet

Ajax Sharp X68000 At the end of the stage - a large ship awaits

At the end of the stage - a large ship awaits

Ajax Sharp X68000 Third stage - I'm again controlling the helicopter, but there is still lots of water here

Third stage - I'm again controlling the helicopter, but there is still lots of water here


Ajax Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Ajax ZX Spectrum This screen displays as the game loads

This screen displays as the game loads

Ajax ZX Spectrum 48 K version : The game's main menu. This has Kempston joystick support

48 K version : The game's main menu. This has Kempston joystick support

Ajax ZX Spectrum 128 K version : The game's main menu. No Kempston joystick support on offer

128 K version : The game's main menu. No Kempston joystick support on offer

Ajax ZX Spectrum Starting the game with keyboard as controller

Starting the game with keyboard as controller

Ajax ZX Spectrum 48 K version : After opting to play the game there's some tape jiggery-pokery to be done before the game is fully loaded and ready to play

48 K version : After opting to play the game there's some tape jiggery-pokery to be done before the game is fully loaded and ready to play

Ajax ZX Spectrum 128 K version : The first part of level 1 is a series of waves of fighters that appear out of the clouds like this

128 K version : The first part of level 1 is a series of waves of fighters that appear out of the clouds like this

Ajax ZX Spectrum 48 K version : Looks just the same as the 128 K version. Plays just the same as the 128 K version too. Main difference is the sound when the guns fire

48 K version : Looks just the same as the 128 K version. Plays just the same as the 128 K version too. Main difference is the sound when the guns fire

Ajax ZX Spectrum The fighters launch missiles that are best avoided. It may be possible to shoot them down but its something that this player could not accomplish

The fighters launch missiles that are best avoided. It may be possible to shoot them down but its something that this player could not accomplish

Ajax ZX Spectrum One life lost - Moved to the left to dodge a missile and collided with a fighter

One life lost - Moved to the left to dodge a missile and collided with a fighter

Ajax ZX Spectrum The level continues with more of the same until ....

The level continues with more of the same until ....

Ajax ZX Spectrum .... the clouds break and this ship appears. The two round things are the planed bullets that have just been fired

.... the clouds break and this ship appears. The two round things are the planed bullets that have just been fired

Ajax ZX Spectrum There she is in all her glory. Salvos of missiles come up from the ship and the game is now about hosing the ship down with fire while avoiding them.

There she is in all her glory. Salvos of missiles come up from the ship and the game is now about hosing the ship down with fire while avoiding them.

Ajax ZX Spectrum Eventually the ship succumbs and is destroyed by a series of explosions. The score on the right seems to increase with each one until ....

Eventually the ship succumbs and is destroyed by a series of explosions. The score on the right seems to increase with each one until ....

Ajax ZX Spectrum ... the ship is completely destroyed. This is the end of level 1. Both 48 K & 128 K versions are the same to this point. The 48 K version requires some more loading to be done before level 2 starts

... the ship is completely destroyed. This is the end of level 1. Both 48 K & 128 K versions are the same to this point. The 48 K version requires some more loading to be done before level 2 starts

Ajax ZX Spectrum Level 2 is a top down shooter where the player takes control of a helicopter gunship. The game plays the same on both 48 K & 128 K versions

Level 2 is a top down shooter where the player takes control of a helicopter gunship. The game plays the same on both 48 K & 128 K versions

Ajax ZX Spectrum There are also gun emplacements - one of which has just totalled the chopper

There are also gun emplacements - one of which has just totalled the chopper

Ajax ZX Spectrum Here the planes are more mobile than in level 1, they swoop and turn and are harder to avoid

Here the planes are more mobile than in level 1, they swoop and turn and are harder to avoid

Ajax ZX Spectrum One of the enemy choppers has left behind a power up

One of the enemy choppers has left behind a power up

Ajax ZX Spectrum Part way through level 2 - this looks as if it could be the boss ship but its not, its just scenery.

Part way through level 2 - this looks as if it could be the boss ship but its not, its just scenery.

Ajax ZX Spectrum Past the ship and nearly collided with an aircraft that came up from the bottom of the screen. It unexpectedly fired backwards and cost a life though

Past the ship and nearly collided with an aircraft that came up from the bottom of the screen. It unexpectedly fired backwards and cost a life though

Ajax ZX Spectrum Next are more gun turrets and planes whose bombs explode and scatter shells across the screen

Next are more gun turrets and planes whose bombs explode and scatter shells across the screen

Ajax ZX Spectrum An energy pod has been collected and this gives the chopper a lazer. Still cannot hit those gun turrets though.

An energy pod has been collected and this gives the chopper a lazer. Still cannot hit those gun turrets though.

Ajax ZX Spectrum Game Over. This and the Hi-Score table are the same on both versions

Game Over. This and the Hi-Score table are the same on both versions

Ajax ZX Spectrum A Hi Score has been achieved. letters are scrolled via the up / down keys. FIRE selects and moves on to the next letter.

A Hi Score has been achieved. letters are scrolled via the up / down keys. FIRE selects and moves on to the next letter.

Ajax ZX Spectrum The Hi Score table is set to allow even a modest score like this to be recorded

The Hi Score table is set to allow even a modest score like this to be recorded