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The Running Man (ZX Spectrum)

The Running Man Screenshots

ZX Spectrum version

The Running Man ZX Spectrum This game has a long load sequence starting with this screen.

This game has a long load sequence starting with this screen.

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Then there's a couple of screens one about the release of the film, another about upcoming Grandstand games. These are followed by an animated title sequence.

Then there's a couple of screens one about the release of the film, another about upcoming Grandstand games. These are followed by an animated title sequence.

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Then there's another animated sequence showing Arnie being inserted into the game area. This is followed by another game load period...

Then there's another animated sequence showing Arnie being inserted into the game area. This is followed by another game load period...

The Running Man ZX Spectrum ... which ends with the games high score table ...

... which ends with the games high score table ...

The Running Man ZX Spectrum ... until finally the game menu is displayed

... until finally the game menu is displayed

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Finally the game starts. Arnie must move quickly before a guard dog comes along. Level 1 is the Ice Rink level

Finally the game starts. Arnie must move quickly before a guard dog comes along. Level 1 is the Ice Rink level

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Jumping is different to most games as Arnie jumps both up and forward so he cannot start a jump too close to the platform

Jumping is different to most games as Arnie jumps both up and forward so he cannot start a jump too close to the platform

The Running Man ZX Spectrum The hockey player will drop Arnie but so will the puck

The hockey player will drop Arnie but so will the puck

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Being knocked down is a pain because the enemies tend to run back just as Arnie is getting up and knock him down again before the player can react

Being knocked down is a pain because the enemies tend to run back just as Arnie is getting up and knock him down again before the player can react

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Even when Arnie knocks hockey man down he's up in a trice and attacking from behind

Even when Arnie knocks hockey man down he's up in a trice and attacking from behind

The Running Man ZX Spectrum Got the attack dog but hockey man did it again

Got the attack dog but hockey man did it again