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Red Arrows

Red Arrows Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

Red Arrows Amstrad CPC Loading Screen.

Loading Screen.

Red Arrows Amstrad CPC Options.

Options.

Red Arrows Amstrad CPC Following the planes.

Following the planes.

Red Arrows Amstrad CPC Flying in formation.

Flying in formation.


Red Arrows Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Main menu

Main menu

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Controls

Controls

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Extended features explained

Extended features explained

Red Arrows Commodore 64 And selected

And selected

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Starting a display

Starting a display

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Leaning

Leaning

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Pretty planes all in a row

Pretty planes all in a row

Red Arrows Commodore 64 The flight physics incorporate stalls

The flight physics incorporate stalls

Red Arrows Commodore 64 The Arrows have thought of everything...

The Arrows have thought of everything...

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Final score

Final score

Red Arrows Commodore 64 Blue land and green sky.... no, wait

Blue land and green sky.... no, wait


Red Arrows Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum This screen displays while the game loads

This screen displays while the game loads

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum The game reviews talk a lot about the in-game documentation. This is the screen explaining the game's options for the novice pilot

The game reviews talk a lot about the in-game documentation. This is the screen explaining the game's options for the novice pilot

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum This is the game's main menu screen. Pressing '1' toggles between joystick & keyboard

This is the game's main menu screen. Pressing '1' toggles between joystick & keyboard

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum Opting for e training flight brings up this list of options. This is where the novice flight modes can be selected.

Opting for e training flight brings up this list of options. This is where the novice flight modes can be selected.

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum The start of a solo flight. Flight instructions are turned on and the manoeuvre to perform is 'Roll Left', but first the plane has to get off the ground.

The start of a solo flight. Flight instructions are turned on and the manoeuvre to perform is 'Roll Left', but first the plane has to get off the ground.

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum So thrust is at max, that's the yellow column on the left, brakes & flaps are off shown by the coloured letters on the left changing from green to red. The plane is airborne!

So thrust is at max, that's the yellow column on the left, brakes & flaps are off shown by the coloured letters on the left changing from green to red. The plane is airborne!

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum After a quick look at the list of action keys a roll to the left is initiated. The absence of any clouds or scenery means that the instruments are the most exciting thing on the screen

After a quick look at the list of action keys a roll to the left is initiated. The absence of any clouds or scenery means that the instruments are the most exciting thing on the screen

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum The white bar at the bottom of the screen is there for a reason as demonstrated by this deliberate pilot error.

The white bar at the bottom of the screen is there for a reason as demonstrated by this deliberate pilot error.

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum When the plane is completely upside down the next order is given, a roll to the right

When the plane is completely upside down the next order is given, a roll to the right

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum This is what happens when a manoeuvre goes wrong

This is what happens when a manoeuvre goes wrong

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum After a crash the game helpfully shows the player 'Here's how the red Arrows would do it'

After a crash the game helpfully shows the player 'Here's how the red Arrows would do it'

Red Arrows ZX Spectrum The squadron lines up in diamond formation and then proceeds to roll and loop while still in formation.

The squadron lines up in diamond formation and then proceeds to roll and loop while still in formation.