1943: The Battle of Midway Ad Blurbs (Amstrad CPC)
Advertising BlurbsBack of Cassette Inlay - Commodore 64 (UK):
It was over 40 years ago, at the height of World War II, that the Japanese main squadron tasted defeat off the west coast of the Midway Islands. Some say that this battle greatly changed the outcome of the war, some say under different direction we may now all be living our lives under the shadow of the Rising Sun. This is your opportunity at the controls of your magnificent P38, armed with six secret weapons, to relieve the titanic struggle for supremacy against the battleship Yamato and it's legions of defences.
"Supreme arcade conflict at its thrilling best"
Contributed by FatherJack (58484) on Jun 06, 2014.
ALL THE ARCADE ACTION!
THE ULTIMATE AIR/SEA BATTLE!
The most crucial and decisive battle of World War Ills about to be fought. .. by you! Enemy forces are descending upon Midway Island. Enemy bombers, dive bombers, and zeros are roaring over the island like a typhoon. The surrounding Pacific waters are teeming with enemy aircraft carriers.
As the top gun of the Navy’s most elite crew of fighter pilots, you must pilot your specially-outfitted P-38 into the very midst of the enemy squadron. Equipped with an array of secret weapons, only you can turn the tide against the formidable enemy fleet. The outcome of history’s most fateful air/sea battle rests in your hands! Can you avenge Pearl Harbor?
Contributed by Patrick Bregger (163714) on Jan 07, 2011.
A novel approach to a shoot'em up...
If you've never done that loop the loop, this game's worth a try...
Is 1943 all its cracked up to be? The answer is YES..!
Contributed by Patrick Bregger (163714) on Feb 02, 2010.