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The Gold of the Aztecs (Atari ST)

The Gold of the Aztecs Atari ST Title screen


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100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.

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Our Users Say

Category Description MobyScore
Gameplay How well the game mechanics work (player controls, game action, interface, etc.) 4.0
Graphics The quality of the art, or the quality/speed of the drawing routines 4.0
Personal Slant How much you personally like the game, regardless of other attributes 4.0
Sound / Music The quality of the sound effects and/or music composition 4.0
Story / Presentation The main creative ideas in the game and how well they're executed 4.0
Overall MobyScore (1 vote) 4.0

The Press Says

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Atari ST User
The game is difficult to interact with at first, and there's a distinct lack of "haste" given to your character. It'd been nice to have smooth scrolling, but you can live with the finished product. Persevere with the control and you'll certainly be impressed with this stonking game.
Computer and Video Games (CVG)
Gold of the Aztecs is a demanding game which'll have you tearing your hair out in frustration, but it's a addictive and rewarding enough to keep you coming back for more. Give it a go if you're after a challenge.
Gameplay is just as good the Amiga version. However, the sound is less impressive and the graphic lack colour. Animation of the fantastically smooth and accurate, but rather slothful. An impressive game by any standards.
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)
Die Grafiken von Gold of the Aztecs sind ganz hübsch, mehr aber eben nicht. Sie zeigen alles, was es in einem normalen Busch üblicherweise zu sehen gibt: Elefanten. Geier, fleischfressende Pflanzen... Aber was nützt der gutaussehendste Geier, wenn die Steuerung total daneben ist? Zu allem Übel ist die Kollisionsabfrage ungenau. Also, Ihr wißt Bescheid: Laßt die Finger von diesem Game. Außerdem sind ehemalige Vietnamkämpfer schon viel zu abgeschmackt, als daß sie Grundlage für eine gute Story sein könnten!
Power Play
US Gold's frustrierende Schatzsuche flatterte uns jetzt auch für den ST ins Haus. Zur allgemeinen Verwunderung gleicht sie der in der letzten Ausgabe getesteten Amiga-Version aufs Haar. Erstaunlich wie das Kinetica-Team es schaffte, sowohl das quälende Ruckel-Scrolling als auch die Humpel-Sprites der Amiga-Version 1:1 auf dem ST zu realisieren.