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Sunburst (Commodore 64)

Sunburst Commodore 64 Loading screen


100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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Sunburst is a top-down, multiscrolling shooter in which players take control of a space ship and travel through several sun systems, dodging or shooting asteroids and enemies. Enemies emerge from circles that can be found in every system. Colliding with these enemies damages or immediately destroys the ship. Destroyed enemies randomly drop energy pods that remain intact for 10 seconds. Collecting energy pods increases an energy bar shown on the lower left side of the screen. Once it is at maximum, the ship can be flown into the sun to reach the next system.


Sunburst Commodore 64 Loading screen
Sunburst Commodore 64 Flying close to the sun
Sunburst Commodore 64 The first system
Sunburst Commodore 64 Flew into the sun to get to the next system

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ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Nov, 1987 542 out of 1000 54
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Mar, 1988 4.4 out of 12 37


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Mobygamesisreanimated (10769) added Sunburst (Commodore 64) on Feb 05, 2009