Almost there! Less than 100 games needed to reach our MobyGoal of 1,500 documented arcade titles!

CHAMP Galagon (DOS)

CHAMP Galagon DOS The title screen and main menu.

MISSING COVER

...
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
...
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

CHAMP Galagon is a DOS shareware remake of Namco's classic 1980 Galaga arcade shooter. Like the other games in CHAMProgramming's series of arcade remakes, it closely emulates the original with two game modes, the original "Classic" and the enhanced "Champ" mode.

The "Classic" mode plays and feels like the arcade machine, with very similar graphics, sound and gameplay: You play a spaceship, moving horizontally at the bottom of the screen, and shooting up at a bunch of Space Invaders-like aliens, which attack you in waves becoming harder and harder with the game. Every third level is a bonus round, where you may shoot at will for extra points.

The "Champ" mode is an upgraded version of the classic game, featuring new graphics and gameplay elements. For example, you can increase your firepower by rescuing former comrades captured in enemy formations. There also is a new device called G-Bomb, used by the alien flagships, which you can get by destroying him and use against the enemy.

Finally, the game features a variety of options -- one or two player modes, three difficulty settings, adjustable game speed, input by keyboard, mouse or joystick (Champ even released a "Champ cable" that allowed you to play the game with digital joysticks), and a high score table to round it all off.

Screenshots

CHAMP Galagon DOS ... with some experience, you can kill them before they even have a chance to kill you.
CHAMP Galagon DOS The red ship at the top is one of your former comrades.
CHAMP Galagon DOS ... where you have to try go hit as much aliens as you can for bonus points.
CHAMP Galagon DOS A review of how you did.

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

There are no rankings for this game.


Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Related Web Sites

General Error (4212) added CHAMP Galagon (DOS) on Oct 20, 2006