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Behind the Iron Gate (Amiga)

Behind the Iron Gate Amiga Main Title and Credits screen


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Behind the Iron Gate is a 1st-person perspective DOOM-style game, set in a prison. The game requires the player to accomplish various small mission objectives. These objectives comprise little more than putting a key into a lock to unlock gates, which is done several times before you must activate a self-destruct sequence and escape within the required time, similarly to Alien Breed: Tower Assault.

As with all such games you have some enemies to foil and extra weaponry such as rockets, stun bolters and to pick up. Game mechanics are Wolfenstein 3D-influenced, and the graphics smooth and, surprisingly, fast, though they do not vary much except in colour tint. Sound effects consist of the odd gun shot and scream and the music is designed to be atmospherically suited. Four different control systems are offered.


Behind the Iron Gate Amiga Main Title and Credits screen
Behind the Iron Gate Amiga Once the final few enemies are dispatched it only remains to activate the exit and you go to the next level - Where you can do very similar things again
Behind the Iron Gate Amiga A lever on the wall? But could those pictures be telling you something?
Behind the Iron Gate Amiga Another enemy about to die - Note, I am now using some sort of energy weapon I found

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Alternate Titles

  • "Za Żelazną Bramą" -- Polish title

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Critic Reviews

Magazyn Amiga Apr, 1995 80 out of 100 80
Amiga Computer Studio Apr, 1995 7 out of 10 70
Amiga Joker May, 1995 68 out of 100 68
Amiga Games Jul, 1995 54 out of 100 54


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Joobs (201) added Behind the Iron Gate (Amiga) on Jul 09, 2007