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Transversion (ZX Spectrum)

Transversion ZX Spectrum The game displays this screen while it is loading

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Description

Transversion is simple yet fast-paced puzzle game.

The story places the player in control of the space ship Elimax. The players mission is to seek out and destroy alien egg pods on the galactic grid. which is accomplished by flying their ship around the grid and over the alien pods leaving their Raydon field to destroy them.

There's no shooting in this game, at least the player does not do any shooting, the aliens who patrol the edges of the grid do lots and lots of shooting. All shots travel along the lines of the grid, so a player who either stays still or travels in a straight line for too long is an easy target.

The player starts with five lives and scores points are scored for each pod destroyed. When a life is lost the player restarts the level with all pods back in place on the grid. The game records the highest score of the gaming session and plays "Congratulations" when a new high score has been set.


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Transversion ZX Spectrum Tracking right to left across the grid. There's a missile directly behind the ship. missiles & ship travel at the same speed so a sharp turn is called for here
Transversion ZX Spectrum Whenever a life is lost the player returns to this screen. All pods are reset on restarting the level
Transversion ZX Spectrum The game displays this screen while it is loading
Transversion ZX Spectrum Game Over and a high score has been set. The game's playing a few bars of 'Congratulations' while it displays this message

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piltdown_man (68088) added Transversion (ZX Spectrum) on Feb 26, 2011