User review spotlight: Ultima IV: Quest of the Avatar (DOS)

Mindshadow

Mindshadow Screenshots

Amiga version

Mindshadow Amiga Title screen

Title screen

Mindshadow Amiga The beginning location

The beginning location

Mindshadow Amiga Hmm, there's a hut here...

Hmm, there's a hut here...

Mindshadow Amiga Is there anything useful inside?

Is there anything useful inside?

Mindshadow Amiga I wonder if this old boat can be of help

I wonder if this old boat can be of help

Mindshadow Amiga Found a vine in this jungle

Found a vine in this jungle

Mindshadow Amiga A cave; should you investigate closer?

A cave; should you investigate closer?

Mindshadow Amiga Uh oh, quicksand!

Uh oh, quicksand!

Mindshadow Amiga I am lost in the mountains

I am lost in the mountains

Mindshadow Amiga A man shows up to rescue(?) me.

A man shows up to rescue(?) me.

Mindshadow Amiga On board a pirate ship

On board a pirate ship

Mindshadow Amiga The ships doctor

The ships doctor

Mindshadow Amiga Fighting with the ships crew

Fighting with the ships crew

Mindshadow Amiga Bringing the boat to a stop...

Bringing the boat to a stop...

Mindshadow Amiga Royal Navy to the rescue!

Royal Navy to the rescue!

Mindshadow Amiga Exploring a small town

Exploring a small town

Mindshadow Amiga This sleeping man may have some useful items

This sleeping man may have some useful items

Mindshadow Amiga Welcome to Rick's Cafe!

Welcome to Rick's Cafe!

Mindshadow Amiga Searching the cafe

Searching the cafe

Mindshadow Amiga Here's a suspect man...

Here's a suspect man...

Mindshadow Amiga Ready to escape via airplane?

Ready to escape via airplane?

Mindshadow Amiga Near a cliff.

Near a cliff.

Mindshadow Amiga Mean crew men.

Mean crew men.

Mindshadow Amiga On the ship.

On the ship.

Mindshadow Amiga The captain of the ship.

The captain of the ship.

Mindshadow Amiga You found buried treasure!

You found buried treasure!

Mindshadow Amiga On a dock.

On a dock.

Mindshadow Amiga A drunken bum...

A drunken bum...

Mindshadow Amiga In an alleyway.

In an alleyway.

Mindshadow Amiga Look what's in the hat!

Look what's in the hat!

Mindshadow Amiga A shady shop keeper.

A shady shop keeper.

Mindshadow Amiga Off of the plane.

Off of the plane.

Mindshadow Amiga Walking down the streets.

Walking down the streets.


Mindshadow Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Title screen

Title screen

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Starting the game

Starting the game

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Hmm. Most shells, you just here the ocean.

Hmm. Most shells, you just here the ocean.

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Closer to the hut

Closer to the hut

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Inside the hut.

Inside the hut.

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Hmm. Maybe going that way isn't a very goo idea.

Hmm. Maybe going that way isn't a very goo idea.

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Nope, not a good idea.

Nope, not a good idea.

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC I wonder if this is the S. S. Minnow?

I wonder if this is the S. S. Minnow?

Mindshadow Amstrad CPC Getting help from the Condor.

Getting help from the Condor.


Mindshadow Screenshots

Apple II version

Mindshadow Apple II Title screen (cracked version)

Title screen (cracked version)

Mindshadow Apple II The beginning location

The beginning location

Mindshadow Apple II Hmm, there's a hut here...

Hmm, there's a hut here...

Mindshadow Apple II Anything useful inside this hut?

Anything useful inside this hut?

Mindshadow Apple II An old dory lies broken and faded

An old dory lies broken and faded

Mindshadow Apple II A clearing in the jungle

A clearing in the jungle

Mindshadow Apple II A rocky cave!

A rocky cave!

Mindshadow Apple II Be careful of the quicksand

Be careful of the quicksand

Mindshadow Apple II As usual, I'm lost...

As usual, I'm lost...

Mindshadow Apple II A bottle of rum on the beach, how convenient!

A bottle of rum on the beach, how convenient!

Mindshadow Apple II This guy might be able to help me get out of here

This guy might be able to help me get out of here

Mindshadow Apple II On the pirate ship

On the pirate ship

Mindshadow Apple II The ships doctor

The ships doctor

Mindshadow Apple II This is a suspect crew

This is a suspect crew

Mindshadow Apple II The galley; there is a meat cleaver here

The galley; there is a meat cleaver here

Mindshadow Apple II Ha ha, I've stopped this ship!

Ha ha, I've stopped this ship!

Mindshadow Apple II Rescued by the Royal Navy!

Rescued by the Royal Navy!

Mindshadow Apple II Exploring a little town

Exploring a little town

Mindshadow Apple II There's a sleeping man here...

There's a sleeping man here...

Mindshadow Apple II Welcome to Rick's Cafe...

Welcome to Rick's Cafe...

Mindshadow Apple II Hmm, this clerk doesn't trust you...

Hmm, this clerk doesn't trust you...

Mindshadow Apple II Now here's a suspect character...

Now here's a suspect character...

Mindshadow Apple II Escape by plane?

Escape by plane?

Mindshadow Apple II Inn.

Inn.

Mindshadow Apple II Street.

Street.

Mindshadow Apple II In a booth.

In a booth.

Mindshadow Apple II Outside bank.

Outside bank.

Mindshadow Apple II Bank teller.

Bank teller.

Mindshadow Apple II Outside hotel.

Outside hotel.

Mindshadow Apple II Forest.

Forest.

Mindshadow Apple II Lobby.

Lobby.

Mindshadow Apple II There is an elevator here.

There is an elevator here.

Mindshadow Apple II In elevator.

In elevator.

Mindshadow Apple II Hotel hallway.

Hotel hallway.

Mindshadow Apple II Hotel Room 202.

Hotel Room 202.

Mindshadow Apple II An annoying man in a hotel room.

An annoying man in a hotel room.

Mindshadow Apple II Hotel room.

Hotel room.

Mindshadow Apple II Plane.

Plane.

Mindshadow Apple II Hobo in alley.

Hobo in alley.

Mindshadow Apple II Docks.

Docks.


Mindshadow Screenshots

Atari 8-bit version

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Activision logo

Activision logo

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Title screen

Title screen

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit The beginning location

The beginning location

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Hmm, there's a hut here...

Hmm, there's a hut here...

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Anything useful inside the hut?

Anything useful inside the hut?

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit An old boat lies here

An old boat lies here

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Taken a vine; surely that will come in use sometime later...

Taken a vine; surely that will come in use sometime later...

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit A map; anything of interest here?

A map; anything of interest here?

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Uh oh, quicksand!

Uh oh, quicksand!

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit I should have listened to that sign warning about quicksand

I should have listened to that sign warning about quicksand

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit On a ship that rescued me

On a ship that rescued me

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Thanks for the analysis, doc!

Thanks for the analysis, doc!

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit There's some mean looking characters on this boat

There's some mean looking characters on this boat

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Stopped the boat dead in its tracks!

Stopped the boat dead in its tracks!

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit The Royal Navy arrives!

The Royal Navy arrives!

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Exploring Baker Street

Exploring Baker Street

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Arriving at Rick's Cafe

Arriving at Rick's Cafe

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit A waitress leaves you a drink

A waitress leaves you a drink

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Following a suspect character

Following a suspect character

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit This guy looks pleasant...

This guy looks pleasant...

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Fly off to the next location...

Fly off to the next location...

Mindshadow Atari 8-bit Arriving at hotel

Arriving at hotel


Mindshadow Screenshots

Atari ST version

Mindshadow Atari ST Title screen

Title screen

Mindshadow Atari ST The starting location

The starting location

Mindshadow Atari ST A hut

A hut

Mindshadow Atari ST A warning sign for quicksand

A warning sign for quicksand

Mindshadow Atari ST I should not have tried to cross the quicksand...

I should not have tried to cross the quicksand...

Mindshadow Atari ST Rocky cliff.

Rocky cliff.

Mindshadow Atari ST Wrecked boat.

Wrecked boat.

Mindshadow Atari ST In the jungle.

In the jungle.

Mindshadow Atari ST On the pirate ship.

On the pirate ship.

Mindshadow Atari ST Port side of the pirate ship.

Port side of the pirate ship.

Mindshadow Atari ST Pirate ship's stern.

Pirate ship's stern.

Mindshadow Atari ST Pirate captain.

Pirate captain.

Mindshadow Atari ST Dockside.

Dockside.

Mindshadow Atari ST Buildings along the dock.

Buildings along the dock.

Mindshadow Atari ST On Baker Street.

On Baker Street.

Mindshadow Atari ST Outside Cafe.

Outside Cafe.

Mindshadow Atari ST In Rick's Cafe.

In Rick's Cafe.

Mindshadow Atari ST Dining room of Rick's Cafe.

Dining room of Rick's Cafe.

Mindshadow Atari ST Sleazy alley.

Sleazy alley.

Mindshadow Atari ST Seedy shop.

Seedy shop.

Mindshadow Atari ST Dark alley. Not the best place to hang out.

Dark alley. Not the best place to hang out.

Mindshadow Atari ST Sleeping man.

Sleeping man.

Mindshadow Atari ST Hotel hallway.

Hotel hallway.

Mindshadow Atari ST Weirdo.

Weirdo.

Mindshadow Atari ST Room 202.

Room 202.

Mindshadow Atari ST Street vendor.

Street vendor.

Mindshadow Atari ST Inn.

Inn.


Mindshadow Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Mindshadow Commodore 64 The beginning...

The beginning...

Mindshadow Commodore 64 The title screen.

The title screen.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 The ship's doctor.

The ship's doctor.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 The ship's galley.

The ship's galley.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 The captain of the ship.

The captain of the ship.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 Yeah! It's the navy!

Yeah! It's the navy!

Mindshadow Commodore 64 On a dock.

On a dock.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 An old fisher man.

An old fisher man.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 A sleeping bum.

A sleeping bum.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 Outside Rick's Cafe.

Outside Rick's Cafe.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 Forged airline tickets can be your's if you know the password.

Forged airline tickets can be your's if you know the password.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In Rick's Cafe.

In Rick's Cafe.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 A hut.

A hut.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 A bum.

A bum.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 An airplane.

An airplane.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In a small inn.

In a small inn.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 GASP! A dead man!

GASP! A dead man!

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In the bank.

In the bank.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In the hotel.

In the hotel.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 Outside the elevator.

Outside the elevator.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In the elevator.

In the elevator.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 I don't understand modern art either...

I don't understand modern art either...

Mindshadow Commodore 64 A hotel room.

A hotel room.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In the jungle.

In the jungle.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 It's pay back time...

It's pay back time...

Mindshadow Commodore 64 Near a cave.

Near a cave.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 In the cave.

In the cave.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 HELP! I've drowned!

HELP! I've drowned!

Mindshadow Commodore 64 On a beach near a chest.

On a beach near a chest.

Mindshadow Commodore 64 Hey! Captain!

Hey! Captain!

Mindshadow Commodore 64 The condor can help you.

The condor can help you.


Mindshadow Screenshots

Macintosh version

Mindshadow Macintosh Title screen

Title screen

Mindshadow Macintosh The main menu

The main menu

Mindshadow Macintosh The game begins here

The game begins here

Mindshadow Macintosh Exploring a hut

Exploring a hut

Mindshadow Macintosh Hmm, there is an old, broken dory here

Hmm, there is an old, broken dory here

Mindshadow Macintosh At the edge of a cliff; want to climb down?

At the edge of a cliff; want to climb down?

Mindshadow Macintosh I found a map!

I found a map!

Mindshadow Macintosh Careful, quicksand in the area!

Careful, quicksand in the area!

Mindshadow Macintosh On a beach

On a beach


Mindshadow Screenshots

PC Booter version

Mindshadow PC Booter Title screen (CGA with composite monitor)

Title screen (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter The beginning location (CGA with composite monitor)

The beginning location (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Hmm, there's a hut here... (CGA with composite monitor)

Hmm, there's a hut here... (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Is there anything useful in this hut? (CGA with composite monitor)

Is there anything useful in this hut? (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter An old dory lies broken and faded (CGA with composite monitor)

An old dory lies broken and faded (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Exploring a jungle (CGA with composite monitor)

Exploring a jungle (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Be careful of this quicksand (CGA with composite monitor)

Be careful of this quicksand (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter I've found yet another beach (CGA with composite monitor)

I've found yet another beach (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Can this map be useful? (CGA with composite monitor)

Can this map be useful? (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter This guy could help you, maybe... (CGA with composite monitor)

This guy could help you, maybe... (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter On a pirate ship (CGA with composite monitor)

On a pirate ship (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter The ships doctor (CGA with composite monitor)

The ships doctor (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Fighting with the ships crew (CGA with composite monitor)

Fighting with the ships crew (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter I've managed to stop this ship (CGA with composite monitor)

I've managed to stop this ship (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Royal Navy to the rescue! (CGA with composite monitor)

Royal Navy to the rescue! (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Exploring a small town (CGA with composite monitor)

Exploring a small town (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter A fat man sleeping here... (CGA with composite monitor)

A fat man sleeping here... (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Welcome to Rick's Cafe! (CGA with composite monitor)

Welcome to Rick's Cafe! (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter This shady character doesn't trust you (CGA with composite monitor)

This shady character doesn't trust you (CGA with composite monitor)

Mindshadow PC Booter Are you ready to leave by plane? (CGA with composite monitor)

Are you ready to leave by plane? (CGA with composite monitor)