Nightdawn (Atari ST)

Nightdawn Atari ST Title screen


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In Nightdawn, the player takes the role of an engineer who has to prove that his remote-controlled tank is better than the previous model. To do so, he needs to master a series of top-down mazes. The goal of each level is to find the exit, but it is secured with locked doors and energy barriers. Navigating the maze and finding the means to overcome the doors (finding keys) and barriers (finding switches) is the main challenge of the game, but there are also mines, turrets and patrolling robots. During the course of a level there are optional and needed upgrades to find, e.g. a cannon (initially the tank can't shoot), a mine detector, extra energy or a radar.


Nightdawn Atari ST For unknown reason this door is protected heavily - it is leading back to the starting area
Nightdawn Atari ST Finally reached the level end
Nightdawn Atari ST Finding key to door number 2
Nightdawn Atari ST The way to key no 5 let's you enjoy the nice parallax scrolling

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The Games Machine (UK) Sep, 1989 42 out of 100 42


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Patrick Bregger (205268) added Nightdawn (Atari ST) on Dec 29, 2011
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