User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Dark Fusion

Dark Fusion Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC Loading screen

Loading screen

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC Title screen and credits

Title screen and credits

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC Find the fusion pods

Find the fusion pods

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC Combat zone

Combat zone

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC Starting location. Even though there is nothing behind you, you cannot go to the left.

Starting location. Even though there is nothing behind you, you cannot go to the left.

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC I died.

I died.

Dark Fusion Amstrad CPC I lost all my lives. Game over.

I lost all my lives. Game over.


Dark Fusion Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 Loading screen

Loading screen

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 Loading in data

Loading in data

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 Title screen and credits

Title screen and credits

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 Collect fusion pods

Collect fusion pods

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 Combat zone

Combat zone

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 Starting location

Starting location

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 I died.

I died.

Dark Fusion Commodore 64 I lost all my lives. Game over.

I lost all my lives. Game over.


Dark Fusion Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum This screen displays as the game loads

This screen displays as the game loads

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum The game's menu screen

The game's menu screen

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum The game starts with a reminder to 'Find the fusion pods'. The ovals on the far left / right show shield time remaining and lives remaining

The game starts with a reminder to 'Find the fusion pods'. The ovals on the far left / right show shield time remaining and lives remaining

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum The keys can be redefined

The keys can be redefined

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Landed and already there are alien ships, bit small aren't they, buzzing around. The two bars at the bottom left / right are laser power up meter & energy remaining

Landed and already there are alien ships, bit small aren't they, buzzing around. The two bars at the bottom left / right are laser power up meter & energy remaining

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Luckily these aliens don't shoot and seen fairly harmless. A lot of energy can be used trying to shoot them

Luckily these aliens don't shoot and seen fairly harmless. A lot of energy can be used trying to shoot them

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum The alien ship dropped a power up. Hope its energy 'coz I'm nearly out of that.

The alien ship dropped a power up. Hope its energy 'coz I'm nearly out of that.

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Dying is not fun but it can be pretty. the ships may not shoot but they can collide

Dying is not fun but it can be pretty. the ships may not shoot but they can collide

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Ignoring the red ships and moving to the right (they character cannot move left) there's a purple gun emplacement that needs taking care of

Ignoring the red ships and moving to the right (they character cannot move left) there's a purple gun emplacement that needs taking care of

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum The gun emplacement left a power up

The gun emplacement left a power up

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum The power up enables the character to jump higher. It is not used until th 'SELECT' key is pressed so the character can still jump without wasting the power up

The power up enables the character to jump higher. It is not used until th 'SELECT' key is pressed so the character can still jump without wasting the power up

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Moving on - Can't get at the overhead gun but am safe for now. The red/green thing on the right is too high to jump onto so I guess thats where the current power up will be needed

Moving on - Can't get at the overhead gun but am safe for now. The red/green thing on the right is too high to jump onto so I guess thats where the current power up will be needed

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum This is where the game restarted after a life was lost so the player is not always taken back to the very start

This is where the game restarted after a life was lost so the player is not always taken back to the very start

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum More enemies and overhead guns. The yellow guy always shoots one way so once past him he's no longer a threat

More enemies and overhead guns. The yellow guy always shoots one way so once past him he's no longer a threat

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Another restart point part way through the level

Another restart point part way through the level

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum Just picked up another power up and I have no idea what it is. Looks like a piece of plumbing equipment

Just picked up another power up and I have no idea what it is. Looks like a piece of plumbing equipment

Dark Fusion ZX Spectrum End of the road.

End of the road.