🕹️ New release: Lunar Lander Beyond

Navy Moves

Moby ID: 14431


Navy Moves is a side scrolling shooter. Being the sequel of "Army Moves" it has a similar gaming style.

The player plays McArra and belongs to the special pacification forces. Its mission: find and destroy a nuclear submarine U-5544 that has unbalanced the forces between the two most powerful armies on Earth. The name of the operation is Cephalopod.

Firstly, the player must cross a dense minefield on board of the Zodiac. The mines themselves are visible enough, but the player must also beware of enemies on jet-skis. After that, in order to reach the submarine the player will cross a series of underwater caves. They haven't been explored thoroughly, but are known to contain extremely dangerous fauna, like sharks and giant squids.

Part two of the game will take part inside the enemy submarine. In order to gain access to every section of the submarine the player needs to eliminate enemy officers and use their ID cards. Once every section is accessible, plant a bomb at the bottom of the nuclear reactor, stop the engines and reach for the surface.

Groups +



Credits (Commodore 64 version)

Coded by
Graphics by
Music and FX by
  • Maniacs of Noise



Average score: 61% (based on 19 ratings)


Average score: 2.7 out of 5 (based on 35 ratings with 0 reviews)

Be the first to review this game!


Cover Art

The man on the front box cover is obviously modeled after Arnold Schwarzenegger, from the Commando (1985) movie poster.


Dinamic went the extra mile with the extras for the game. The original release included an ilustrated manual, a game poster, a sealed envelope containing tips for the game and a map of the submarine in the second part of the game. Re-releases included a shorter version of the manual only.

PC version

The PC version consists only of part 2 of the game, while the remainder of the 16 bit versions are complete. The reason behind this may be closing deadlines, which would have prompted Dinamic to release an incomplete PC port. The versions of "Army Moves" and "Navy Moves" included as extra content with "Arctic Moves" were ZX Spectrum versions running under an emulator.


The protagonist's name, McArra, is a play on the Spanish word for "pimp", "macarra".


MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Smart Moves
Released 2020 on Windows, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch
Night Moves
Released 1990 on Commodore 64
Radical Moves
Released 1992 on Amiga
Quantum Moves
Released 2012 on Windows, Linux, Macintosh
Knight Moves
Released 1995 on Windows
Arctic Moves
Released 1995 on DOS, 2000 on Atari ST
Bold Moves
Released 2016 on iPhone, iPad, Android
Deadly Moves
Released 1992 on Genesis, SNES
Army Moves
Released 1987 on Amiga, 1988 on Atari ST, 1989 on DOS...

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 14431
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]


Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Kohler 86.

Amstrad CPC, ZX Spectrum, MSX added by Martin Smith.

Additional contributors: xxxxxxxxxxx, Neville.

Game added August 25, 2004. Last modified April 16, 2024.