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Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom

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Description

Fast and furious racing game taking place on a futuristic racetrack. Guide your spaceship between the pylons and shoot down other enemy racers.

Based on the arcade game (which is even more loosely based on the Buck Rogers comic strips).

Screenshots

Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom ZX Spectrum Cut through those slalom-style gates
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 2600 Beginning level 1 on Planet Zoom
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom Atari 2600 In space on level 1
Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom ZX Spectrum Level 2 adds aliens to shoot

Alternate Titles

  • "Zoom 909" -- Japanese SG-1000 title
  • "Zoom 909" -- Unlicenced Arcade Title
  • "ズーム909" -- Japanese SG-1000 spelling

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The Press Says

Digital Press - Classic Video Games Atari 5200 Feb 08, 2004 5 out of 10 50
All Game Guide ColecoVision 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Your Spectrum ZX Spectrum Sep, 1985 7 out of 15 47
The Video Game Critic Atari 5200 Dec 31, 2002 C- 42
Sinclair User ZX Spectrum Sep, 1985 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
TeleMatch Atari 2600 Jan, 1984 4 out of 6 40
Zzap! Commodore 64 May, 1985 38 out of 100 38
The Video Game Critic Atari 2600 Aug 23, 2008 D+ 33
All Game Guide Atari 2600 1998 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
The Video Game Critic ColecoVision May 11, 2006 D 25

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Trivia

Cancelled Intellivision version

SEGA announced a version for Intellivision but it was never released.
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