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This is a top-down vertically scrolling shooter, in which you start off as a motorbike. You are quite vulnerable to attack at first, but power-ups come in the form of a Sega van which you have to dock with. The first time you dock you get double fire, the second time gives you a rocket, the third gives a rear force field, and the fourth invulnerability.

By destroying cars and bikes that appear on your way, you can collect A-F letters. Collecting A through to D allows you to change into a sports car which is less vulnerable to attack, but not as nimble. Collect all the letters in order to be able to transform into a high-tech plane. This is the final stage of one of the five missions. Only the high-tech plane can guide you to your destination in which your main target is hiding.

There is also a time limit in which you have to complete the mission. It is advisable to transform into the high-tech plane as fast as it is possible.

Picking up flags gives you bonus points with 10,000 points gaining you an extra life.


Action Fighter Commodore 64 Mission 3 Briefing
Action Fighter Arcade Blast the enemy.
Action Fighter Commodore 64 Mission 4 Briefing
Action Fighter Commodore 64 Mission 2

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User Reviews

A good conversion of an entertaining little game ZX Spectrum Martin Smith (78737)
Much better than Spy Hunter SEGA Master System Katakis | カタキス (42836)
A shooter of mixed genres, flying and driving. SEGA Master System Ash_1 (76)
Excellent Spy Hunter clone. SEGA Master System gametrader (233)

Critic Reviews

Crash! ZX Spectrum Dec, 1989 82 out of 100 82
Commodore User Amiga Oct, 1989 82 out of 100 82
GamesCollection SEGA Master System Sep 15, 2008 7.5 out of 10 75
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Atari ST Dec, 1989 71 out of 100 71
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Nov, 1989 62 out of 100 62
The Games Machine (UK) Atari ST Dec, 1989 56 out of 100 56
Zzap! Commodore 64 Dec, 1989 39 out of 100 39
Gamezone (Germany) Amiga Jul 19, 2010 3.6 out of 10 36
Zzap! Amiga Dec, 1989 35 out of 100 35
Amiga Joker Amiga Dec, 1989 30 out of 100 30


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