Penetrator (Commodore 64)

Penetrator Commodore 64 Loading screen.

MISSING COVER

...
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
...
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

Penetrator involves guiding your ship through a horizontally-scrolling arrangement of caverns, in a manner similar to Scramble. The ship must avoid crashing into the surface of the caverns (which have a jagged pattern of being higher in some parts than in others), or the mounted radar bases or seeker missiles. Fortunately you are armed with both a forward-shooting laser and downward-arcing bombs.

The game has a training mode, which is useful to help you practice the game with infinite lives, as well as a simultaneous 2-player mode. There's also an editor allowing you to design the cavern layout yourself, and save your creations to tape.

Screenshots

Penetrator Commodore 64 Loading screen.
Penetrator Commodore 64 Blast those aliens.

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

Your Commodore Jun, 1985 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Zzap! May, 1985 56 out of 100 56
Your Computer Mar, 1985 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Related Web Sites

  • Game Base 64 (for C64: Downloadable links, Database, Music, Emulation, Frontends, Reviews and Articles)
  • Internet Archive (for ZX Spectrum: downloadable release; online emulation of game; additional material)
  • Lemon 64 (for C64: games, reviews and music)
  • Qaop/JS – ZX Spectrum emulator (for ZX Spectrum: online emulation of game written in JavaScript)
  • Wikipedia (combined platform entry)
  • World of Spectrum (for ZX Spectrum: downloadable releases; additional material; player reviews; magazine references; magazine adverts)
Kabushi (165373) added Penetrator (Commodore 64) on May 16, 2006
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (165373) and Martin Smith (62888)