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ZX Spectrum
Amstrad CPC
Commodore 64
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A multi-player, multi-level labyrinth/maze game in the genre of Gauntlet; originally an arcade game. Players take the role of Kevin, who is trying to rescue his friends from their jail cells. As prisoners are released, they will attempt to follow Kevin, and also attack nearby enemies. Kevin's goal is to lead each prisoner to the exit, and onto the next level. Some levels have hidden passages which lead to bonus/secret levels.

As with any Gauntlet-style game, finding enough keys to deal with each door is crucial. Kevin can pick up weapons such as grenades and boomerangs, and other enhancing objects such as faster movement, a smart-bomb diamond, and other bonus objects for points.


Shackled Amstrad CPC Title screen
Shackled Commodore 64 Level one.
Shackled Amstrad CPC Everyday is a winding road
Shackled ZX Spectrum So that's the end of the first bit

Alternate Titles

  • "Breywood" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Atari ST Aug, 1988 7 out of 10 70
Atari ST User Atari ST Sep, 1988 7 out of 10 70
ST Action Atari ST Aug, 1988 50 out of 100 50
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Apr, 1988 4 out of 10 40
Commodore User Commodore 64 Jul, 1988 4 out of 10 40
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amstrad CPC Aug, 1988 380 out of 1000 38
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Jul, 1988 4.4 out of 12 37
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Atari ST Aug, 1988 356 out of 1000 36
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) ZX Spectrum Aug, 1988 297 out of 1000 30
Power Play Commodore 64 Jul, 1988 1.5 out of 10 15


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