Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

T-Bird

T-Bird Screenshots

Amiga version

T-Bird Amiga Startup

Startup

T-Bird Amiga Level 1

Level 1

T-Bird Amiga Get the token

Get the token

T-Bird Amiga Ship destroyed

Ship destroyed

T-Bird Amiga A meteor shower

A meteor shower

T-Bird Amiga Launching a smart missile

Launching a smart missile

T-Bird Amiga Enemies in the distance

Enemies in the distance

T-Bird Amiga Level 1 Boss

Level 1 Boss

T-Bird Amiga Level 2

Level 2

T-Bird Amiga Attack of the killer orbs

Attack of the killer orbs

T-Bird Amiga Sideways-firing missile in action

Sideways-firing missile in action

T-Bird Amiga Level 2 Boss

Level 2 Boss

T-Bird Amiga Level 3

Level 3

T-Bird Amiga Now they look scary

Now they look scary

T-Bird Amiga Better the devil you know

Better the devil you know

T-Bird Amiga Level 3 Boss

Level 3 Boss

T-Bird Amiga Level 4

Level 4

T-Bird Amiga They look like the ships from <i>Afterburner</i>

They look like the ships from Afterburner

T-Bird Amiga Level 4 Boss

Level 4 Boss

T-Bird Amiga Game over

Game over


T-Bird Screenshots

Amstrad CPC version

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Title

Title

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Level 1

Level 1

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Get the token

Get the token

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Ship destroyed

Ship destroyed

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Launched a smart missile

Launched a smart missile

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Boss

Boss

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Level 2

Level 2

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Level 3

Level 3

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Sideways-firing missile

Sideways-firing missile

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Level 4

Level 4

T-Bird Amstrad CPC Game over

Game over


T-Bird Screenshots

Atari ST version

T-Bird Atari ST Title picture

Title picture

T-Bird Atari ST Loading level one

Loading level one

T-Bird Atari ST The first enemy you meet

The first enemy you meet

T-Bird Atari ST incoming stones

incoming stones

T-Bird Atari ST UFO's?

UFO's?

T-Bird Atari ST Jellyfishes in space?

Jellyfishes in space?

T-Bird Atari ST The first boss. Isn't that Discovery from 2001?

The first boss. Isn't that Discovery from 2001?

T-Bird Atari ST Big explosion!

Big explosion!

T-Bird Atari ST Incoming Tie-fighters!?

Incoming Tie-fighters!?

T-Bird Atari ST Game over

Game over


T-Bird Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

T-Bird Commodore 64 Title

Title

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 1

Level 1

T-Bird Commodore 64 Get the token

Get the token

T-Bird Commodore 64 Ship destroyed

Ship destroyed

T-Bird Commodore 64 More enemies approaching

More enemies approaching

T-Bird Commodore 64 Enemies in the distance

Enemies in the distance

T-Bird Commodore 64 Launched a smart missile

Launched a smart missile

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 1 Boss

Level 1 Boss

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 2

Level 2

T-Bird Commodore 64 A meteor shower

A meteor shower

T-Bird Commodore 64 Attack of the Killer Eyeballs

Attack of the Killer Eyeballs

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 2 Boss

Level 2 Boss

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 3

Level 3

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 3 Boss

Level 3 Boss

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 4

Level 4

T-Bird Commodore 64 Level 4 Boss

Level 4 Boss

T-Bird Commodore 64 Game over

Game over

T-Bird Commodore 64 Name entry

Name entry

T-Bird Commodore 64 High scores

High scores


T-Bird Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

T-Bird ZX Spectrum The game does not have a pretty load screen. It loads quickly and displays the game menu straight away.

The game does not have a pretty load screen. It loads quickly and displays the game menu straight away.

T-Bird ZX Spectrum After the 'Get ready' and 'Level 1' screens the game starts

After the 'Get ready' and 'Level 1' screens the game starts

T-Bird ZX Spectrum level 1 is about dodging columns and shooting down waves of enemies.
Wave 1 is an arc of flying saucers

level 1 is about dodging columns and shooting down waves of enemies. Wave 1 is an arc of flying saucers

T-Bird ZX Spectrum The columns are a pain but it is possible to kill most enemies while flying above them

The columns are a pain but it is possible to kill most enemies while flying above them

T-Bird ZX Spectrum After wave 1 has been cleared the player mus face a series of snowball like things

After wave 1 has been cleared the player mus face a series of snowball like things

T-Bird ZX Spectrum Wave 2 is another arc of saucers followed by another round of snowballs

Wave 2 is another arc of saucers followed by another round of snowballs

T-Bird ZX Spectrum Wave 3 is saucers again but in a different formation, again when these are cleared there's another barrage of snowballs

Wave 3 is saucers again but in a different formation, again when these are cleared there's another barrage of snowballs

T-Bird ZX Spectrum Wave 4 are the jellyfish. These come in high, drift around the bottom of the screen among the columns and rise up underneath the plane.They're followed by more snowballs

Wave 4 are the jellyfish. These come in high, drift around the bottom of the screen among the columns and rise up underneath the plane.They're followed by more snowballs

T-Bird ZX Spectrum Wave 5 is more saucers in a tight formation that come at the plane very quickly

Wave 5 is more saucers in a tight formation that come at the plane very quickly

T-Bird ZX Spectrum When they are this densely packed together its hard to shoot them fast enough.

When they are this densely packed together its hard to shoot them fast enough.

T-Bird ZX Spectrum That's the last life gone

That's the last life gone

T-Bird ZX Spectrum The hi-score screen. letters are chosen via the left / right keys and are selected by pressing FIRE. I found this hard to control with a joystick ...

The hi-score screen. letters are chosen via the left / right keys and are selected by pressing FIRE. I found this hard to control with a joystick ...

T-Bird ZX Spectrum ... which is why none of these hi-score entries says MOBY. From here the player is taken back to the main menu

... which is why none of these hi-score entries says MOBY. From here the player is taken back to the main menu