Space Station Oblivion

Critic Score User Score
Atari ST
81
...
Commodore 64
81
...
DOS
...
3.2
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Description

A 3D strategy / action game featuring scaling and rotating polygon graphics. You're the sole voyager happening upon an abandoned space station that's ready to explode from the pressure of dangerous vapors building up inside. For each sector, you must locate the build-up area, then drill to release the pressure. Features 18 different areas to explore, each with its own unique laws of physics and logic, and a number of secret rooms and hidden levels to discover.

Screenshots

Space Station Oblivion ZX Spectrum Control selection
Space Station Oblivion Amstrad CPC Ow! These things are hurting me!
Space Station Oblivion DOS Beginning the game (CGA)
Space Station Oblivion Atari ST Status screen

Alternate Titles

  • "Driller" -- International title

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Critic Reviews

Crash! ZX Spectrum Dec, 1987 97 out of 100 97
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Amstrad CPC Jan, 1988 956 out of 1000 96
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) DOS May, 1988 962 out of 1000 96
Computer and Video Games (CVG) ZX Spectrum Jan, 1988 9 out of 10 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amstrad CPC Jan, 1988 9 out of 10 90
Commodore Format Commodore 64 1991 85 out of 100 85
Power Play Amstrad CPC Dec, 1987 8.5 out of 10 85
Atari ST User Atari ST Dec, 1988 8 out of 10 80
The One Amiga Nov, 1988 65 out of 100 65
Commodore User Commodore 64 Jan, 1988 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

Amstrad sound effects

The Amstrad version's sound effects were the result of a competition in Amstrad Action magazine.

Awards

  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)
    • March 1991 (issue #42) - Included in the list Greatest Games of all Time in category Original Games (editorial staff choice)
  • Commodore Format
    • July 1993 (Issue 34) - Modern Classics: FRP & RPG
  • Computer and Video Games
    • May 1988 (Issue #79) - Golden Joystick 1988 Award: Third in category Best Original Game of the Year
  • CRASH
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Best Game 1987 (readers choice)
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Most Imaginative Game 1987 (readers choice)
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Best Graphics 1987 (readers choice)
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards - Best Game Packaging 1987 (readers choice)

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