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The Last Mission

Genre
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
PC Booter
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3.6
Amstrad CPC
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3.6
ZX Spectrum
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Description

The Last Mission is a side-view arcade game without scrolling (viewpoint moves from screen to screen) with map of big dimensions. The game takes its inspiration from games such as Underwurlde and Starquake.

You control a tank-like robot which can be divided in two: you rotate caterpillar and head-canyon, and the head part can fly off on its own. However,the head can only survive separately for a short amount of time, and your restart position is dictated by the location of the body, even if the head has moved forward through further screens. Therefore, the difficulty of the game was in making it possible to advance with the assembled robot's two parts.

Screenshots

The Last Mission MSX Title screen (MSX1)
The Last Mission MSX A shield blocks the way (MSX1)
The Last Mission MSX You can go down through the hole in the floor. (MSX2)
The Last Mission MSX Penetration of the base (MSX2)

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Power Play PC Booter Oct, 1988 67 out of 100 67

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Contributed to by Rola (6835), David Rabanal (40) and Kohler 86 (7272)