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Apocalypse (Amiga)

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Description

In its simplest essence, Apocalypse a helicopter-based shoot 'em up inspired by Choplifter!. You must enter the jungle fortress of an evil dictator and take out his forces single-handedly. Also rescue as many POWs as possible. The levels scroll horizontally, and feature 32-colour multi-level parallax graphics. Enemies include tanks, helicopters, watch-tower patrols and howitzers.

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The Press Says

Amiga Joker May, 1994 85 out of 100 85
Amiga Dream Jun, 1994 81 out of 100 81
High Score Jun, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Datormagazin May 11, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Power Play Jun, 1994 64 out of 100 64
CU Amiga May, 1994 49 out of 100 49

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Trivia

Development

Apocalypse was previewed in Atari ST magazines as early as 1991, but once it was released, it was three years later and the platform was Amiga. The game had three different programming teams involved in its development at different stages.

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 02/1995 – #3 Best Action Game in 1994 (Readers' Vote)
Additional information contributed by Martin Smith
Martin Smith (63162) added Apocalypse (Amiga) on Jan 23, 2005