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Red Lightning (Atari ST)

Red Lightning Atari ST Title screen


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Red Lightning is an operational level wargame of a potential conflict in central Europe between NATO and the Warsaw Pact. It's a game of a hypothetical World War III in the early 1990's. As the Soviet player, the mission is to sweep aside NATO forces and capture the Ruhr. As the NATO commander, the mission is to stop the Russion invasion.


Red Lightning Atari ST Here's how other countries feel
Red Lightning Atari ST Starting options
Red Lightning Atari ST This story is going on largely behind the scenes
Red Lightning Atari ST Also quite useful!

Alternate Titles

  • "Red Lightning: An Operational Game of World War III" -- Tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

Atari ST User Oct, 1989 9 out of 10 90
ST Format Aug, 1989 64 out of 100 64
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Sep, 1989 7.5 out of 12 62
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Jun, 1991 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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wishbringer (5548) added Red Lightning (Atari ST) on Jun 19, 2003
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