Moon Alert (ZX Spectrum)

Moon Alert ZX Spectrum Title screen (also used during loading minus the top text)

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The Moon Buggy style of games are viewed from the side, and involve trying to guide a Buggy across the jagged surface of the moon, shooting out rocks and occasional aliens in the process. In most games of the type, the moon setting affects the surface but not the atmosphere, yet in this implementation Ocean have attempted to add a feeling of gravity in the way the buggy moves.

The game features over 300 screens worth of gameplay, split into 26 sections which are identified by the letters of the alphabet. These markers also act as restart points for when you lose one of your 3 lives. The aliens drop bombs at you, which must be dodged.

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Moon Alert ZX Spectrum These new jerks are bombers. Each bomb that wasn't intercepted will create a new crater. One is already on its way to the ground.
Moon Alert ZX Spectrum ...and nuclear power plants nearby.
Moon Alert ZX Spectrum The moon rover is floating like a Valkyrie.
Moon Alert ZX Spectrum Starting position

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Crash! Jul, 1984 89 out of 100 89

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Martin Smith (62938) added Moon Alert (ZX Spectrum) on Oct 30, 2004