User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Altered Beast

Altered Beast Screenshots

Amiga version

Altered Beast Amiga Title Screen

Title Screen

Altered Beast Amiga Title screen

Title screen

Altered Beast Amiga "Raise from your grave and rescue my daughter"

"Raise from your grave and rescue my daughter"

Altered Beast Amiga First boss after first transformation

First boss after first transformation

Altered Beast Amiga Fighting first boss

Fighting first boss

Altered Beast Amiga Second stage

Second stage

Altered Beast Amiga Fighting second boss

Fighting second boss


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Amstrad CPC version

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Title

Title

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Introduction

Introduction

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Startup

Startup

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC You have been chosen to rescue the king's daughter

You have been chosen to rescue the king's daughter

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Stage 1

Stage 1

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC You have killed a zombie

You have killed a zombie

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Destroy this creature to obtain a power-up

Destroy this creature to obtain a power-up

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC "Get away from me, mortal."

"Get away from me, mortal."

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Turned into a werewolf

Turned into a werewolf

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Throwing a fireball at your enemies

Throwing a fireball at your enemies

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC First boss

First boss

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Your master takes all your power-ups

Your master takes all your power-ups

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Stage 2

Stage 2

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC A dragon emerges from the water

A dragon emerges from the water

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Turned into a dragon

Turned into a dragon

Altered Beast Amstrad CPC Second Boss

Second Boss


Altered Beast Screenshots

Arcade version

Altered Beast Arcade Title screen (English, "Altered Beast")

Title screen (English, "Altered Beast")

Altered Beast Arcade Title screen (Japanese, 獣王記, romaji: Jûôki)

Title screen (Japanese, 獣王記, romaji: Jûôki)

Altered Beast Arcade Intro #1

Intro #1

Altered Beast Arcade Intro #2

Intro #2

Altered Beast Arcade Intro #3

Intro #3

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 1: The Acropolis. Rise from your grave!

Stage 1: The Acropolis. Rise from your grave!

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 1 boss: Aggar

Stage 1 boss: Aggar

Altered Beast Arcade Cutscene after stage 1

Cutscene after stage 1

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 2: The Underworld

Stage 2: The Underworld

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 2 boss: Octeyes

Stage 2 boss: Octeyes

Altered Beast Arcade Cutscene after stage 2

Cutscene after stage 2

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 3: Cavern of Souls

Stage 3: Cavern of Souls

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 3 boss: Moldy Snail

Stage 3 boss: Moldy Snail

Altered Beast Arcade Cutscene after stage 3

Cutscene after stage 3

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 4: Neff's Palace

Stage 4: Neff's Palace

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 4 boss: Crocodile Worm

Stage 4 boss: Crocodile Worm

Altered Beast Arcade Cutscene after stage 4

Cutscene after stage 4

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 5: City of Dis

Stage 5: City of Dis

Altered Beast Arcade Stage 5 boss: Neff

Stage 5 boss: Neff

Altered Beast Arcade After defeating stage 5's boss

After defeating stage 5's boss

Altered Beast Arcade Cutscene after stage 5

Cutscene after stage 5

Altered Beast Arcade Title Screen.

Title Screen.

Altered Beast Arcade You are commanded.

You are commanded.

Altered Beast Arcade Beat up the baddies.

Beat up the baddies.

Altered Beast Arcade Your appearance is changing.

Your appearance is changing.

Altered Beast Arcade Unleash the beast.

Unleash the beast.

Altered Beast Arcade You now have fire-balls.

You now have fire-balls.

Altered Beast Arcade End of level boss.

End of level boss.


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Atari ST version

Altered Beast Atari ST Loading screen

Loading screen

Altered Beast Atari ST Title screen

Title screen

Altered Beast Atari ST You are given your mission

You are given your mission

Altered Beast Atari ST Gravestones is blocking your way

Gravestones is blocking your way

Altered Beast Atari ST A monster is attacking

A monster is attacking

Altered Beast Atari ST You have been transformed into a beast

You have been transformed into a beast

Altered Beast Atari ST Beast attack!

Beast attack!

Altered Beast Atari ST The boss of level one

The boss of level one

Altered Beast Atari ST The boss has transformed himself to something you can defeat

The boss has transformed himself to something you can defeat

Altered Beast Atari ST Level one complete

Level one complete

Altered Beast Atari ST In game loading screen

In game loading screen

Altered Beast Atari ST Level two

Level two

Altered Beast Atari ST Game over

Game over


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Commodore 64 version

Altered Beast Commodore 64 Title

Title

Altered Beast Commodore 64 White dogs contain power ups

White dogs contain power ups

Altered Beast Commodore 64 Headless zombies

Headless zombies

Altered Beast Commodore 64 You can jump up on the walls

You can jump up on the walls

Altered Beast Commodore 64 You turn into a werewolf

You turn into a werewolf

Altered Beast Commodore 64 With special abilities

With special abilities

Altered Beast Commodore 64 The first boss

The first boss


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DOS version

Altered Beast DOS Title

Title

Altered Beast DOS Credits

Credits

Altered Beast DOS Introduction - The Oracle Eyes

Introduction - The Oracle Eyes

Altered Beast DOS New Game - Destroy All Enemies

New Game - Destroy All Enemies

Altered Beast DOS Enemies in The Air

Enemies in The Air

Altered Beast DOS Your Mutation - Human

Your Mutation - Human

Altered Beast DOS Your Mutation - Wolf

Your Mutation - Wolf

Altered Beast DOS Now You Are a Wolf

Now You Are a Wolf

Altered Beast DOS The Boss Kill You

The Boss Kill You

Altered Beast DOS A Funny Bag Enemy

A Funny Bag Enemy

Altered Beast DOS You Will Die

You Will Die

Altered Beast DOS New Game (CGA graphics)

New Game (CGA graphics)

Altered Beast DOS New Game (EGA graphics)

New Game (EGA graphics)


Altered Beast Screenshots

Genesis version

Altered Beast Genesis Intro

Intro

Altered Beast Genesis Title screen (US version)

Title screen (US version)

Altered Beast Genesis Title screen (Japanese version)

Title screen (Japanese version)

Altered Beast Genesis Come and get me, you... you... pig!

Come and get me, you... you... pig!

Altered Beast Genesis Mutation

Mutation

Altered Beast Genesis Do you like me this way, honey?

Do you like me this way, honey?

Altered Beast Genesis ... apparently not

... apparently not

Altered Beast Genesis Boss battle

Boss battle

Altered Beast Genesis A small cut scene between levels

A small cut scene between levels

Altered Beast Genesis Swamp level

Swamp level

Altered Beast Genesis Look at me, what a bulk

Look at me, what a bulk

Altered Beast Genesis I'm a dragon now!

I'm a dragon now!

Altered Beast Genesis Fighting a multi-eyed boss

Fighting a multi-eyed boss


Altered Beast Screenshots

MSX version

Altered Beast MSX Loading screen

Loading screen

Altered Beast MSX Intro screen 1

Intro screen 1

Altered Beast MSX Intro screen 2

Intro screen 2

Altered Beast MSX The characters

The characters

Altered Beast MSX Title screen

Title screen

Altered Beast MSX Your mission

Your mission

Altered Beast MSX Destroy this creature to obtain a power-up

Destroy this creature to obtain a power-up

Altered Beast MSX Kill the zombies

Kill the zombies

Altered Beast MSX The zombie is gonna jump

The zombie is gonna jump


Altered Beast Screenshots

NES version

Altered Beast NES Title screen

Title screen

Altered Beast NES Stage 1

Stage 1

Altered Beast NES Stage 1 Boss

Stage 1 Boss

Altered Beast NES Stage 2

Stage 2


Altered Beast Screenshots

SEGA Master System version

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Flying lizards

Flying lizards

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Winged demons

Winged demons

Altered Beast SEGA Master System The Beginning

The Beginning

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Title Screen

Title Screen

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Something strange happens when I get mad

Something strange happens when I get mad

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Beast Attack

Beast Attack

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Beast walking

Beast walking

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Kick - normal form

Kick - normal form

Altered Beast SEGA Master System Jump - Powered up form

Jump - Powered up form


Altered Beast Screenshots

TurboGrafx-16 version

Altered Beast TurboGrafx-16 Game start

Game start

Altered Beast TurboGrafx-16 Why does his head explode when I kick his leg?

Why does his head explode when I kick his leg?

Altered Beast TurboGrafx-16 A two-headed wolf attacks

A two-headed wolf attacks

Altered Beast TurboGrafx-16 Trying to kick a flying enemy

Trying to kick a flying enemy

Altered Beast TurboGrafx-16 The magician appears

The magician appears


Altered Beast Screenshots

TurboGrafx CD version

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD Title screen

Title screen

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD Intro

Intro

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD The titular beast. Look nice in the frame

The titular beast. Look nice in the frame

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD The hero is dropped down

The hero is dropped down

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD My Mommy always told me: "Never, ever kneel in front of headless undead people. It offends them"

My Mommy always told me: "Never, ever kneel in front of headless undead people. It offends them"

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD I'm bigger! I'm bigger! Come, beasties, give me more of your power!

I'm bigger! I'm bigger! Come, beasties, give me more of your power!

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD Hey, kindly take that there electricity outta my face!..

Hey, kindly take that there electricity outta my face!..

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD Transformation screen

Transformation screen

Altered Beast TurboGrafx CD I am a beast now! Fear my wrath!!..

I am a beast now! Fear my wrath!!..


Altered Beast Screenshots

Windows version

Altered Beast Windows Title screen

Title screen

Altered Beast Windows Rise from your grave!

Rise from your grave!

Altered Beast Windows Kick the beast.

Kick the beast.

Altered Beast Windows Kicking a demon.

Kicking a demon.

Altered Beast Windows Transformation

Transformation

Altered Beast Windows Main villain

Main villain

Altered Beast Windows First boss

First boss

Altered Beast Windows Underground

Underground

Altered Beast Windows Giant worm

Giant worm

Altered Beast Windows Now, I'm a dragon.

Now, I'm a dragon.

Altered Beast Windows Low flight

Low flight

Altered Beast Windows Plant boss

Plant boss

Altered Beast Windows Eye attack

Eye attack

Altered Beast Windows Ant man

Ant man

Altered Beast Windows Living rock

Living rock

Altered Beast Windows Bear attacks

Bear attacks

Altered Beast Windows Cut-scene

Cut-scene

Altered Beast Windows Purple demon

Purple demon

Altered Beast Windows Tiger form

Tiger form

Altered Beast Windows Crocodile boss

Crocodile boss

Altered Beast Windows Hot fire

Hot fire


Altered Beast Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Loading Screen

Loading Screen

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Title Screen

Title Screen

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum This cool animation happens if you don't press anything for a while

This cool animation happens if you don't press anything for a while

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Options Screen

Options Screen

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Rise from your grave

Rise from your grave

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum The lightning from above resurrects you from your eternal slumber

The lightning from above resurrects you from your eternal slumber

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum These zombies come to bits easy

These zombies come to bits easy

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum These blue zombies are quite tough

These blue zombies are quite tough

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Your not powerful enough to face this boss

Your not powerful enough to face this boss

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Time your kick carefully when attacking the white beast

Time your kick carefully when attacking the white beast

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum When you kill a white beast you get a power up

When you kill a white beast you get a power up

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum After collecting 3 power ups you turn into the werewolf

After collecting 3 power ups you turn into the werewolf

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum The first boss throws clones of his head at you which need to be avoided

The first boss throws clones of his head at you which need to be avoided

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum After defeating the boss he steals your power ups off you reducing you back to your weaker human form

After defeating the boss he steals your power ups off you reducing you back to your weaker human form

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Weird blob type creatures live in the swamp

Weird blob type creatures live in the swamp

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum The blobs can jump on your head and need to be shaken off with left and right

The blobs can jump on your head and need to be shaken off with left and right

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Snakes appear and fly vertically up or down the screen

Snakes appear and fly vertically up or down the screen

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum On the second level you turn into a dragon after collecting 3 power ups

On the second level you turn into a dragon after collecting 3 power ups

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum One of the dragons powers is an electrical shield

One of the dragons powers is an electrical shield

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum The second boss is giving you the eye

The second boss is giving you the eye

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum The weird ant creatures live in the cave

The weird ant creatures live in the cave

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum You cant get on these creatures like you could in Golden Axe

You cant get on these creatures like you could in Golden Axe

Altered Beast ZX Spectrum Facing the 3rd boss in human form is suicide

Facing the 3rd boss in human form is suicide