Less than 150 games needed to reach our MobyGoal of 1,500 documented arcade titles!

Math Assault I: Word Problems (DOS)

Math Assault I: Word Problems Screenshots

DOS version

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The game's start screen. After this the player configures the game, how many players, player id's etc

The game's start screen. After this the player configures the game, how many players, player id's etc

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS Each player enters their name. The game allows a decent length of name which makes a refreshing change.

Each player enters their name. The game allows a decent length of name which makes a refreshing change.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS There are three game difficulty settings, three number difficulty settings to choose from

There are three game difficulty settings, three number difficulty settings to choose from

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS At the start of the game the player is presented with several screens outlining the story

At the start of the game the player is presented with several screens outlining the story

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS At the end of the game's preamble the player is summoned to see Zeus. Here they are being given a lift by Iris, Zeus' assistant.

At the end of the game's preamble the player is summoned to see Zeus. Here they are being given a lift by Iris, Zeus' assistant.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The meeting with Zeus and the backstory to level one. The player starts off as a thief and ascends through the classes to become a gladiator.

The meeting with Zeus and the backstory to level one. The player starts off as a thief and ascends through the classes to become a gladiator.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The map of Greecia showing the eight levels. Level one is in Troy where the mayor's daughter has been kidnapped

The map of Greecia showing the eight levels. Level one is in Troy where the mayor's daughter has been kidnapped

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The start of level one. This screen shows that function keys F1-F5 will change weapons while others will invoke magic spells, summon Iris or get help

The start of level one. This screen shows that function keys F1-F5 will change weapons while others will invoke magic spells, summon Iris or get help

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS One of the number problems. Answering these builds up the characters strength

One of the number problems. Answering these builds up the characters strength

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The rewards for answering a question quickly and correctly

The rewards for answering a question quickly and correctly

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS If an incorrect answer is given the player gets additional chances but the rewards diminish.

If an incorrect answer is given the player gets additional chances but the rewards diminish.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS There are three rooms in the chamber of numbers, or three sets of questions, to be completed. As the player progresses they are congratulated on their progress.

There are three rooms in the chamber of numbers, or three sets of questions, to be completed. As the player progresses they are congratulated on their progress.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS After completing the third set of questions the player is deemed ready to combat the first/next baddie. Before that happens though Zeus promotes the player to the next rank

After completing the third set of questions the player is deemed ready to combat the first/next baddie. Before that happens though Zeus promotes the player to the next rank

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS A combat screen. The good looking guy in the middle is a baddie, so are the pretty pink birds. The player's character is the ape-man doing a somersault on the right hand ladder

A combat screen. The good looking guy in the middle is a baddie, so are the pretty pink birds. The player's character is the ape-man doing a somersault on the right hand ladder

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The in-game configuration options

The in-game configuration options

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS Action keys can be redefined

Action keys can be redefined

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS In addition to their weapons the player can collect and use potions. These appear in the middle window on the right.

In addition to their weapons the player can collect and use potions. These appear in the middle window on the right.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS There is a save game option. When a game is saved it records the player's progress on the high score table.

There is a save game option. When a game is saved it records the player's progress on the high score table.

Math Assault I: Word Problems DOS The shareware order form is displayed at the start of the game, before the artwork and all the configuration options.

The shareware order form is displayed at the start of the game, before the artwork and all the configuration options.