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Ian Fleming's James Bond 007 in Live and Let Die: The Computer Game

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Amiga
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Description

You are James Bond 007 and you must stop Mr. Big from delivering heroin for free. You control a boat that can destroy enemy boats and can go up to 100 MPH. You must dodge or destroy enemy boats and must dodge defensive gun fire.

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Ian Fleming's James Bond 007 in Live and Let Die: The Computer Game Amstrad CPC The North Pole.
Ian Fleming's James Bond 007 in Live and Let Die: The Computer Game Amiga Title Screen
Ian Fleming's James Bond 007 in Live and Let Die: The Computer Game ZX Spectrum Game over
Ian Fleming's James Bond 007 in Live and Let Die: The Computer Game ZX Spectrum Mines ahead. Luckily Bond's twin mortars have cleared a couple

Alternate Titles

  • "Leben und sterben lassen: Das Computerspiel" -- German title
  • "James Bond 007: Elä ja anna toisten kuolla" -- Finnish Title
  • "Aquablast" -- Original Title (refer to Trivia)

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The Press Says

ST/Amiga Format Atari ST Jan, 1989 83 out of 100 83
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amstrad CPC Feb, 1989 786 out of 1000 79
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Jan, 1989 73 out of 100 73
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Commodore 64 Jan, 1989 723 out of 1000 72
Zzap! Commodore 64 Feb, 1989 70 out of 100 70
The Games Machine (UK) Commodore 64 Jan, 1989 64 out of 100 64
The Games Machine (UK) Amiga Apr, 1989 61 out of 100 61
Power Play Atari ST Nov, 1988 56 out of 100 56
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Dec, 1988 5 out of 10 50
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Dec, 1988 3.8 out of 12 32

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Trivia

Development

Developers Elite Systems International Ltd began writing the game without knowing it would ultimately become a James Bond title. The game was swiftly branded with the usual 007 trappings and titled Live And Let Die as publishers Domark spotted the obvious connection with the film's speedboat chase. Elite also released the game Aquablast (the original title) to the market without any Bond branding.
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