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

Pyjamarama

Pyjamarama Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Pyjamarama Amstrad CPC Title screen.

Title screen.

Pyjamarama Amstrad CPC Starting in the hallway.

Starting in the hallway.

Pyjamarama Amstrad CPC In the kitchen.

In the kitchen.


Pyjamarama Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Pyjamarama Commodore 64 Title Screen.

Title Screen.

Pyjamarama Commodore 64 Which way now?

Which way now?

Pyjamarama Commodore 64 What should we cook?

What should we cook?


Pyjamarama Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum This screen is displayed while the game loads

This screen is displayed while the game loads

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum This screen enables the player to choose their controller and to define the action keys

This screen enables the player to choose their controller and to define the action keys

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum There are only three action keys and the input is not validated. If the player makes a mistake, as has been done here, then they will be part way through the game before they realise their mistake

There are only three action keys and the input is not validated. If the player makes a mistake, as has been done here, then they will be part way through the game before they realise their mistake

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Screen 1 of the game. There's a ball rolling down the stairs that must be avoided and a key to collect that allows progress onto the next screen

Screen 1 of the game. There's a ball rolling down the stairs that must be avoided and a key to collect that allows progress onto the next screen

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Screen 2. There are beasties moving up and down. There are hands that come up from the floor. The object is to get across to the other side of the screen and open the door

Screen 2. There are beasties moving up and down. There are hands that come up from the floor. The object is to get across to the other side of the screen and open the door

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Mistimed it. That's one life gone. The dead body is at the foot of the doorway / window frame and is coloured purple the same as the background

Mistimed it. That's one life gone. The dead body is at the foot of the doorway / window frame and is coloured purple the same as the background

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Screen 3. In this screen the perils are darts that fly across the bottom of the screen.

Screen 3. In this screen the perils are darts that fly across the bottom of the screen.

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Screen 4. This looks like a straightforward screen. Just get the balloon, float upwards and get the key. In practice part way through Wally is transported elsewhere

Screen 4. This looks like a straightforward screen. Just get the balloon, float upwards and get the key. In practice part way through Wally is transported elsewhere

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Barrels can be jumped on

Barrels can be jumped on

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Stairs can be climbed

Stairs can be climbed

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum This screen has the added complication of a conveyor belt moving left to right

This screen has the added complication of a conveyor belt moving left to right

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum Its not enough to have a flying axe. This axe bounces around the screen like a rubber ball. Unfortunately when one ax exits on the right another comes through the door on the left..

Its not enough to have a flying axe. This axe bounces around the screen like a rubber ball. Unfortunately when one ax exits on the right another comes through the door on the left..

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum The game is not too polite about failure

The game is not too polite about failure

Pyjamarama ZX Spectrum There is a scoring system of sorts but it's not recorded. After this the player is returned to the controller selection screen. Any redefinition of the action keys is retained for the next game

There is a scoring system of sorts but it's not recorded. After this the player is returned to the controller selection screen. Any redefinition of the action keys is retained for the next game