The Gauntlet (ZX81)

The Gauntlet ZX81 Title Screen.


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The Gauntlet is a clone of the arcade game Scramble which is viewed from the side with the screen scrolling horizontally constantly from left to right for one to two players. You control a spacecraft and you must fly over a mountainous planet's surface bombing various installations while avoiding missiles that fly upwards. As well as your bombs you are also armed with a laser that fires forward. As you fly, a fuel gauge decreases and you need to bomb fuel dumps to keep your fuel levels up. If you are hit by a missile, crash into the surface or run out of fuel then you lose one of three lives and it's the 2nd players turn if two player is selected.


The Gauntlet ZX81 Flying over a valley.
The Gauntlet ZX81 Bomb the surface.
The Gauntlet ZX81 Title Screen.
The Gauntlet ZX81 Killed.

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--x-- (58548) added The Gauntlet (ZX81) on Jul 03, 2014