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Typhoon Thompson in Search for the Sea Child

MobyRank MobyScore
Amiga
80
4.6
Atari ST
83
2.8
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Description

Typhoon Thompson in Search of the Sea Child is an enhanced remake of the Apple II game Airheart. It is an unusual game where you have to fly round an ocean and shoot at various unusual beasts.

The plot centers around a "Sea Child" who was stolen, and Typhoon Thompson is sent in to rescue it, with the guidance of a few strange, cowled ghost-types (who would occasionally be nasty to poor old TT).

While the original game was controllable with a joystick, this game is mouse controlled.

Screenshots

Typhoon Thompson in Search for the Sea Child Amiga Is that a blessing, or what?
Typhoon Thompson in Search for the Sea Child Atari ST The title screen
Typhoon Thompson in Search for the Sea Child Amiga Title screen
Typhoon Thompson in Search for the Sea Child Amiga Intro: Ouch! That hurts!

Alternate Titles

  • "Typhon à la Recherche de l'Enfant de la Mer" -- French title

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The Press Says

The Games Machine (UK) Amiga May, 1990 90 out of 100 90
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST May, 1989 90 out of 100 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Atari ST May, 1989 89 out of 100 89
The One Atari ST May, 1989 88 out of 100 88
ST/Amiga Format Atari ST Jun, 1989 86 out of 100 86
Power Play Atari ST 1989 83 out of 100 83
Power Play Amiga Mar, 1990 83 out of 100 83
The One for ST Games Atari ST Aug, 1991 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Amiga Joker Amiga Jan, 1990 73 out of 100 73
Amiga Computing Amiga May, 1990 72 out of 100 72

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Awards

  • Amiga Power
    • May 1991 (Issue #00) - #24 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"

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