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Space Station Oblivion (Amstrad CPC)

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Description

A 3D strategy / action game featuring scaling and rotating polygon graphics. You're the sole voyager happening upon an abandoned space station that's ready to explode from the pressure of dangerous vapors building up inside. For each sector, you must locate the build-up area, then drill to release the pressure. Features 18 different areas to explore, each with its own unique laws of physics and logic, and a number of secret rooms and hidden levels to discover.

Screenshots

Space Station Oblivion Amstrad CPC ...opens the doorway on the right.
Space Station Oblivion Amstrad CPC Uh-oh! Shields are out.
Space Station Oblivion Amstrad CPC Shooting the yellow pyramids removes them.
Space Station Oblivion Amstrad CPC Whoa! Funky colors!

Alternate Titles

  • "Driller" -- International title

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The Press Says

ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Jan, 1988 956 out of 1000 96
The Games Machine (UK) Dec, 1987 95 out of 100 95
Computer and Video Games (CVG) May, 1991 92 out of 100 92
Power Play Dec, 1987 8.5 out of 10 85

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Trivia

Amstrad sound effects

The Amstrad version's sound effects were the result of a competition in Amstrad Action magazine.

Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)
  • CRASH
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Best Game 1987 (readers choice)
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Most Imaginative Game 1987 (readers choice)
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Best Graphics 1987 (readers choice)
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Best Game Packaging 1987 (readers choice)

Martin Smith (63162) added Space Station Oblivion (Amstrad CPC) on Sep 23, 2005
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