Sonic Boom

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Description

Sonic Boom is an arcade game shoot 'em up with a vertically-scrolling perspective in which the player is a US pilot, armed with the super-powerful Sonic Boom aircraft. Players must face six levels of cannon-fodder enemies in order to prevent the world being destroyed, but has 5 continues with 3 lives each to make use of. There is a boss at the end of each level which must be beaten in a time limit in order to progress. Most enemies are aircraft, but there are also tanks, trains, and turret installations to wipe out. Defeated waves of enemies reveal improved weaponry and other bonuses.

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Sonic Boom Atari ST Pre-mission sequence
Sonic Boom Atari ST First attack wave
Sonic Boom ZX Spectrum When all lives are gone its easy to replay
Sonic Boom ZX Spectrum Its also easy to get on the scoreboard

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Critic Reviews

The Games Machine (UK) ZX Spectrum Jun, 1990 76 out of 100 76
The Games Machine (UK) Commodore 64 Jun, 1990 64 out of 100 64
Crash! ZX Spectrum Jun, 1990 59 out of 100 59
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Jun, 1990 53 out of 100 53
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Jun, 1990 52 out of 100 52
Amiga Action Amiga Jul, 1990 49 out of 100 49
Power Play Amiga Jul, 1990 46 out of 100 46
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Atari ST Apr, 1990 4 out of 12 33
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Apr, 1990 4 out of 12 33
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 May, 1990 2 out of 12 17

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Contributed to by FatherJack (58533), Kabushi (136893) and Martin Smith (63066)