GOG Sale: 50% off Witcher 3! 80% off D&D classic games (Baldur's Gate, Icewind Dale, etc)

Black Lamp

Critic Score User Score
Atari ST
Commodore 64
Not an American user?


Black Lamp is a platform game in which you have to find and collect several colored lamps and bring them back, one by one, to a case located in the first room. There are also several types of bonuses to collect along the way, and many enemies and creatures (some flying) to fight off. The ultimate goal is to bring all the colored lamps back to the case, including the elusive Black Lamp.

The Black Lamp world is presented as a collection of rooms, all connected with ladders and/or doors, as well as outside areas where you must defend yourself by shooting or avoiding the attacking creatures.

The graphics are very sharp and colorful, and all fireplaces, candles and torches are animated.


Black Lamp Amiga Uh, dude? You might want to stop staring at the wall, considering what's in the room with you...
Black Lamp ZX Spectrum There are many different enemies including witches and dogs
Black Lamp Atari ST Several bonuses to collect in this room.
Black Lamp Atari 8-bit ...and bring them to this case, one by one.

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Mar, 1988 11 out of 12 92
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Atari ST Mar, 1988 9 out of 10 90
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Mar, 1988 86 out of 100 86
The Games Machine (UK) Amiga Aug, 1988 85 out of 100 85
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amiga Aug, 1988 825 out of 1000 82
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Mar, 1988 813 out of 1000 81
Happy Computer Atari ST Mar, 1988 77 out of 100 77
Tilt Atari 8-bit Mar, 1990 13 out of 20 65
Power Play Amiga Jul, 1988 6.5 out of 10 65
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum May, 1988 612 out of 1000 61


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Related Web Sites

Contributed to by Kabushi (143230), Martin Smith (63028) and Ratqueen (323)