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Thundercats (Atari ST)

Thundercats Atari ST Title screen

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Description

This license of the children's TV show set it as a Ghosts 'N Goblins-style hack-n-slash adventure. The Thundercat must defeat Mumm-Ra's forces, which range from dwarves to bats. Although you start with only a sword, more can be collected by attacking the various containers through the levels - later weapons can destroy these enemies quicker, and allow attacks from a distance. Reaching the end of each level sees bonuses for time and kills. The path through the game can be varied on later levels, so you can play it through more than once and find new sections, even though the individual levels only scroll left-to-right.

Screenshots

Thundercats Atari ST Starting post
Thundercats Atari ST A dire warning from Mumm-Ra
Thundercats Atari ST Use the ledge to your advantage here
Thundercats Atari ST Start of level 2

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The Press Says

Atari ST User Aug, 1988 9 out of 10 90
The Atari Times Apr 16, 2007 80 out of 100 80
ST Action Aug, 1988 77 out of 100 77
Power Play Jul, 1988 7 out of 10 70

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Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)

Martin Smith (63155) added Thundercats (Atari ST) on Sep 13, 2004
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