Black Gold

Black Gold Screenshots

Amiga version

Title screen
Select number of players
Choose your company's name and logo
Select your mission
Your office
Select a oil field to buy
The newspaper
Your computer
Sign a contract
Drilling can be very difficult
Title screen
Buying oil tanks
Sometimes you must assist your workers building pipelines
Because of illegal actions, Inter Oil loses one well
Try again...
Bad news for All American Inc.
One of my oil fields is burning!
Our main task: selling oil
These statistics are shown after each turn/month
More statistics
Info on our oil wells in the Gulf Region
Hiring a saboteur
Select a company and object to sabotage
Drilling platforms are very expensive

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Atari ST version

Loading screen
Name yourself
What's the ambition?
Main menu under this board - golf region as opposed to tennis region, I guess?
Accessing game modules is in a Windows-style layout
All the oil regions of the world
Scotland and Wales airbrushed out of existance
Driller on the loose, in an arcade sequence
Buying tanks
Cashed up
Dirty tricks
The game is largely turn-based
Updating what happened
Newspaper pages tell the story
Isn't that a truism?
Title screen (high resolution)
Your office (high resolution)
Drilling for oil (high resolution)

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Commodore 64 version

Developer logo
Credits
Title screen
Up to 4 people can play
Each choose the company name and logo
Different winning objectives can customise the game
Your desk
Isn't that message a bit of a truism?
Nice Miami Vice pun in the PI's name
The wide world of oil
Title screen
Unfortunately there are no games on your computer.
In each region you can buy 24 oil wells.
You also need oil tanks...
Good news
You can drill yourself or hire an expert.
You can't sell oil if you fail at building pipelines.
The monthly statistics
This is the best saboteur available.
Drilling successful!
Oilfield in flames...
A short animation shows you jumping off the aircraft.
Be quick and extinguish the burning wells.
Survey
Illegal actions have been detected!
You will see this message very often.
Receiving an oil well for compensation.
There is some oil to sell in South America.
Selling oil
Info on contracts, oil fields and tanks.

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DOS version

title screen
player selection
company selection
the way of playing (mission priority)
in your office
business
hiring mercenaries and making sabotages (top secret compartment)
current info on contracts, sites and tanks
buying fields
checking your fields
oil-commander, slightly more different then northon commander
today's newspapers
monthly statistics
credits