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Castle Blackstar

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ZX Spectrum
Amstrad CPC
BBC Micro
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Castle Blackstar is a single player text adventure set in a world of magic.

The player takes the role of an adventurer who has been dispatched by Lady Artemis into Castle Blackstar to recover an artefact, an orb. Any 'mortal treasure' recovered can be kept.

Progress through the game is recorded by points the player accumulates in their travels, the maximum number of points possible in the Spectrum version is 240 while in the Commodore 64 version it is 250.


Castle Blackstar Commodore 64 The quest.
Castle Blackstar Amstrad CPC Start of your quest.
Castle Blackstar Commodore 64 Humour.
Castle Blackstar Amstrad CPC Lost in the forest.

Alternate Titles

  • "Blackstar" -- Amstrad PCW title

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