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Tomcat Alley

MobyRank MobyScore
SEGA CD
70
2.9
Windows
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Description

Tomcat Alley is one of the last of Sega's TruVideo games for the SegaCD, featuring you and your F-14 Tomcat doing what you do best - dogfighting Russian Migs!

This time, a renegade Soviet commander is threatening the United States with chemical weapons from his base in the Mexican desert, and its up to you and your wingmen to fine-tune your air-to-air combat strategies to make the entire western hemisphere safe again!

Tomcat Alley was one of Sega's last TruVideo games, featuring what is called "Active Matrix" software, which allows for many different outcomes to any given situation. This means only one thing - much more interaction and variation than previous FMV (Full Motion Video) games!

Screenshots

Tomcat Alley SEGA CD Post-mission celebrations
Tomcat Alley SEGA CD Your commander
Tomcat Alley SEGA CD Title screen
Tomcat Alley SEGA CD Preparing for the mission

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User Reviews

Top Gun Meets FMV! SEGA CD ETJB (447)

The Press Says

GamePro (US) SEGA CD May, 1994 5 out of 5 100
All Game Guide SEGA CD 2007 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Defunct Games SEGA CD Jun 02, 2007 80 out of 100 80
Game Players SEGA CD May, 1994 67 out of 100 67
Sega-16.com SEGA CD Mar 09, 2009 6 out of 10 60
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) SEGA CD May, 1994 5.8 out of 10 58
PC Player (Germany) Windows Apr, 1996 38 out of 100 38
Power Play Windows Mar, 1996 32 out of 100 32
High Score SEGA CD Oct, 1994 1 out of 5 20
PC Games (Germany) Windows May, 1996 18 out of 100 18

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Trivia

It was #81 in FLUX Magazine's (Issue #4) Top 100 Video Games of All-Time.
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