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Gyropod (Commodore 64)

Gyropod Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Gyropod Commodore 64 This is the title screen

This is the title screen

Gyropod Commodore 64 The main game screen explaining the four status bars. After a while the game displays the full Hi-Score table and the Title screen

The main game screen explaining the four status bars. After a while the game displays the full Hi-Score table and the Title screen

Gyropod Commodore 64 The game options menu

The game options menu

Gyropod Commodore 64 The start of a single player game. The double yellow shots come from the rim mounted turret and the single white shots are incoming fire from the aliens.

The start of a single player game. The double yellow shots come from the rim mounted turret and the single white shots are incoming fire from the aliens.

Gyropod Commodore 64 Here the alien ship has hit the turret which in this one-life single player game means game over. The alien has been hit and a bonus has been scored. the rim has also been damaged

Here the alien ship has hit the turret which in this one-life single player game means game over. The alien has been hit and a bonus has been scored. the rim has also been damaged

Gyropod Commodore 64 The gun can be swung right round to the far side of the ship as in this shot

The gun can be swung right round to the far side of the ship as in this shot

Gyropod Commodore 64 Landing on the planet surface because ammunition is running low

Landing on the planet surface because ammunition is running low

Gyropod Commodore 64 A bad landing looks like this

A bad landing looks like this

Gyropod Commodore 64 Heading back to the ship with fresh supplies. I'm about to be ambushed by an alien. There have been up to three of them on some landings

Heading back to the ship with fresh supplies. I'm about to be ambushed by an alien. There have been up to three of them on some landings

Gyropod Commodore 64 Two player mode is managed as a hot-seat game. As with the single game when a life is lost the player starts again with a full load of ammunition

Two player mode is managed as a hot-seat game. As with the single game when a life is lost the player starts again with a full load of ammunition

Gyropod Commodore 64 This shows damaging effect of enemy fire on the rim.

This shows damaging effect of enemy fire on the rim.

Gyropod Commodore 64 All lives lost - game over

All lives lost - game over

Gyropod Commodore 64 Entering a high score. The high score table can be saved to / loaded from disk for if required

Entering a high score. The high score table can be saved to / loaded from disk for if required

Gyropod Commodore 64 The high score table holds twenty entries in pages which hold five entries each

The high score table holds twenty entries in pages which hold five entries each