User review spotlight: Carmageddon (DOS). Released in 1997.

Karateka

Karateka Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Karateka Amstrad CPC Title Screen

Title Screen

Karateka Amstrad CPC Introduction Story (in French)...

Introduction Story (in French)...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Introduction Movie represents Mariko, Akuma, his hawk, and his servant...

Introduction Movie represents Mariko, Akuma, his hawk, and his servant...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Castle Overview

Castle Overview

Karateka Amstrad CPC Starting Position...

Starting Position...

Karateka Amstrad CPC You are ready to fight...

You are ready to fight...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Fighting...

Fighting...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Akuma is ordering his servant to kill you...

Akuma is ordering his servant to kill you...

Karateka Amstrad CPC You are running...

You are running...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Akuma's servant is running to kill you...

Akuma's servant is running to kill you...

Karateka Amstrad CPC You have won certain fight...

You have won certain fight...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Mariko is alone...Waiting for you, Karateka...

Mariko is alone...Waiting for you, Karateka...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Hawk encounter...

Hawk encounter...

Karateka Amstrad CPC Game Over...You are dead...

Game Over...You are dead...


Karateka Screenshots

Apple II version

Karateka Apple II Title Screen

Title Screen

Karateka Apple II Title Screen 2

Title Screen 2

Karateka Apple II Begin!

Begin!

Karateka Apple II Akuma orders his henchmen to take care of you.

Akuma orders his henchmen to take care of you.

Karateka Apple II Your first opponent.

Your first opponent.

Karateka Apple II Kick to the head!

Kick to the head!

Karateka Apple II Castle interior means more skillful henchmen.

Castle interior means more skillful henchmen.

Karateka Apple II Captured princess Mariko is waiting for you in her cell...

Captured princess Mariko is waiting for you in her cell...


Karateka Screenshots

Atari 7800 version

Karateka Atari 7800 Atari logo

Atari logo

Karateka Atari 7800 Title screen

Title screen

Karateka Atari 7800 The opening story

The opening story

Karateka Atari 7800 Beginning a fight

Beginning a fight


Karateka Screenshots

Atari 8-bit version

Karateka Atari 8-bit Title Screen

Title Screen

Karateka Atari 8-bit A little bit of story.

A little bit of story.

Karateka Atari 8-bit Warlord Akuma and the captive Princess

Warlord Akuma and the captive Princess

Karateka Atari 8-bit First enemy

First enemy

Karateka Atari 8-bit And he's down.

And he's down.

Karateka Atari 8-bit More enemies arriving...

More enemies arriving...


Karateka Screenshots

Atari ST version

Karateka Atari ST Crdit-type stuff

Crdit-type stuff

Karateka Atari ST Title screen

Title screen

Karateka Atari ST Setting the scene

Setting the scene

Karateka Atari ST Plot information

Plot information

Karateka Atari ST Game start

Game start

Karateka Atari ST Sheila take a bow

Sheila take a bow

Karateka Atari ST Preparing for the first fight

Preparing for the first fight

Karateka Atari ST Double hit

Double hit

Karateka Atari ST To the face!

To the face!

Karateka Atari ST Finally this bad guy goes down

Finally this bad guy goes down

Karateka Atari ST The big bad guy is ordering more of his fighters after me. Somehow it is strange: all those fighters have different hats

The big bad guy is ordering more of his fighters after me. Somehow it is strange: all those fighters have different hats

Karateka Atari ST Like in a movie, you have cuts here: the player moves, then cut and you see the enemy running towards your location

Like in a movie, you have cuts here: the player moves, then cut and you see the enemy running towards your location

Karateka Atari ST A dynamically start of the fight after the cut-scene

A dynamically start of the fight after the cut-scene

Karateka Atari ST Mr. Red Hat is the next

Mr. Red Hat is the next

Karateka Atari ST Yellow Hat on the floor

Yellow Hat on the floor

Karateka Atari ST And just short before the entrance to the castle...

And just short before the entrance to the castle...

Karateka Atari ST Game Over

Game Over


Karateka Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Karateka Commodore 64 Title screen

Title screen

Karateka Commodore 64 Scrolling story

Scrolling story

Karateka Commodore 64 Opening cinematic. Akuma orders the Princess to the cell.

Opening cinematic. Akuma orders the Princess to the cell.

Karateka Commodore 64 Opening cinematic. The Princess despairs.

Opening cinematic. The Princess despairs.

Karateka Commodore 64 But wait, a hero comes!

But wait, a hero comes!

Karateka Commodore 64 We will honorably bow to each other. This is the only guard that will bow back.

We will honorably bow to each other. This is the only guard that will bow back.

Karateka Commodore 64 OK, enough honor. Let's throw down.

OK, enough honor. Let's throw down.

Karateka Commodore 64 I kicked him.

I kicked him.

Karateka Commodore 64 He is defeated.

He is defeated.

Karateka Commodore 64 Now I'll be on my way.

Now I'll be on my way.

Karateka Commodore 64 Cinematic. Akuma summons his warrior.

Cinematic. Akuma summons his warrior.

Karateka Commodore 64 Cinematic. And orders him to come kill me.

Cinematic. And orders him to come kill me.

Karateka Commodore 64 Here comes the warrior from the castle.

Here comes the warrior from the castle.

Karateka Commodore 64 Fighting at the castle entrance.

Fighting at the castle entrance.

Karateka Commodore 64 I have made it inside the castle.

I have made it inside the castle.

Karateka Commodore 64 Cinematic. So Akuma orders an even tougher warrior to oppose me.

Cinematic. So Akuma orders an even tougher warrior to oppose me.

Karateka Commodore 64 Getting attacked by Akuma's bird.

Getting attacked by Akuma's bird.

Karateka Commodore 64 I was killed by the gate dropping on me.

I was killed by the gate dropping on me.

Karateka Commodore 64 The end.

The end.


Karateka Screenshots

DOS version

Karateka DOS Title screen (CGA)

Title screen (CGA)

Karateka DOS Mariko princess (CGA)

Mariko princess (CGA)

Karateka DOS The story 1 (CGA)

The story 1 (CGA)

Karateka DOS The story 2 (CGA)

The story 2 (CGA)

Karateka DOS Evil Warlord Akuma and Princess Mariko (CGA)

Evil Warlord Akuma and Princess Mariko (CGA)

Karateka DOS First fight (CGA)

First fight (CGA)

Karateka DOS Opponent approaching (CGA)

Opponent approaching (CGA)

Karateka DOS Direct hit (CGA)

Direct hit (CGA)

Karateka DOS Opponents get better (CGA)

Opponents get better (CGA)

Karateka DOS Oops (CGA)

Oops (CGA)

Karateka DOS Defeated enemy lie on ground, karateka runs away  (CGA)

Defeated enemy lie on ground, karateka runs away (CGA)

Karateka DOS Next enemy runs to karateka (CGA)

Next enemy runs to karateka (CGA)

Karateka DOS Ups. I'm dead (CGA)

Ups. I'm dead (CGA)

Karateka DOS Next game - revenge is mine! Who's next? (CGA)

Next game - revenge is mine! Who's next? (CGA)

Karateka DOS The end. (CGA)

The end. (CGA)

Karateka DOS Title screen (Hercules)

Title screen (Hercules)

Karateka DOS First fight (Hercules)

First fight (Hercules)

Karateka DOS Cut scene (Hercules)

Cut scene (Hercules)


Karateka Screenshots

NES version

Karateka NES Title screen

Title screen

Karateka NES Starting location

Starting location

Karateka NES I beat the gate guard

I beat the gate guard

Karateka NES The warlord sends others after me

The warlord sends others after me

Karateka NES I beat another

I beat another

Karateka NES She awaits my rescue

She awaits my rescue

Karateka NES A tougher guard in the castle

A tougher guard in the castle

Karateka NES I was killed by the warlord's bird

I was killed by the warlord's bird


Karateka Screenshots

Palm OS version

Karateka Palm OS Intro: the castle

Intro: the castle

Karateka Palm OS Intro: Akuma and the princess

Intro: Akuma and the princess

Karateka Palm OS Title screen (v. 1.35)

Title screen (v. 1.35)

Karateka Palm OS Controls

Controls

Karateka Palm OS Starting out

Starting out

Karateka Palm OS First fight

First fight

Karateka Palm OS Looks like a good hit

Looks like a good hit

Karateka Palm OS Enemy down

Enemy down

Karateka Palm OS Second enemy

Second enemy

Karateka Palm OS I was knocked out

I was knocked out

Karateka Palm OS Game over

Game over


Karateka Screenshots

PC-98 version

Karateka PC-98 Nice broderbund Japan logo!

Nice broderbund Japan logo!

Karateka PC-98 Title screen

Title screen

Karateka PC-98 The story. In English!

The story. In English!

Karateka PC-98 Go, Mariko! Be a proper damsel in distress!..

Go, Mariko! Be a proper damsel in distress!..

Karateka PC-98 The hero arrives!..

The hero arrives!..

Karateka PC-98 ...the hero fights!..

...the hero fights!..

Karateka PC-98 ...the hero wins!

...the hero wins!

Karateka PC-98 Same place. Same enemy sprite. Same moves. Tougher opponent. More HP. Palette swap. See what I mean?..

Same place. Same enemy sprite. Same moves. Tougher opponent. More HP. Palette swap. See what I mean?..


Karateka Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Karateka ZX Spectrum Story

Story

Karateka ZX Spectrum Temple

Temple

Karateka ZX Spectrum Villain

Villain

Karateka ZX Spectrum Poor girl

Poor girl

Karateka ZX Spectrum Fight

Fight

Karateka ZX Spectrum Nice kick

Nice kick

Karateka ZX Spectrum Game Over

Game Over