P47 Thunderbolt

Critic Score User Score
ZX Spectrum
...
...
Atari ST
66
4.5
Commodore 64
...
2.5
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Description

The P-47 was one of the toughest planes in use in World War 2, and this side-scrolling shoot 'em up puts you in control of one as you take on hordes of Nazis. 16-bit versions have a simultaneous 2-player mode, as well as the ability to wrap-around the game with increased difficulty up to 4 times.

You are initially armed with a machine gun, but can also pick up bombs, spray missiles and multi-missiles by picking up the appropriate letter. Each weapon can be upgraded by picking up further tokens of the same type. Tokens offering extra lives and speed-ups are also on offer.

Screenshots

P47 Thunderbolt Amstrad CPC Some missiles have been fired at you
P47 Thunderbolt Amstrad CPC Statistics
P47 Thunderbolt ZX Spectrum A high score has been attained
P47 Thunderbolt TurboGrafx-16 Title

Alternate Titles

  • "P-47: The Freedom Fighter" -- In-game title

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Critic Reviews

Sinclair User ZX Spectrum Mar, 1990 76 out of 100 76
CU Amiga Amiga Feb, 1990 75 out of 100 75
Crash! ZX Spectrum Mar, 1990 71 out of 100 71
ST Format Atari ST Feb, 1990 67 out of 100 67
Power Play Arcade Nov, 1988 61 out of 100 61
Power Play Atari ST Mar, 1990 60 out of 100 60
Commodore Force Commodore 64 Aug, 1993 58 out of 100 58
Micro News Atari ST Mar, 1990 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 50
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Apr, 1990 5.2 out of 12 43
PC Engine Gamer TurboGrafx-16 Feb, 2012 432 out of 1000 43

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