The Deep (Commodore 64)

The Deep Commodore 64 Title screen.


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In The Deep the player takes the role of a ship which has to defend itself against a variety of underwater enemies, e.g. u-boats or jellyfish with weapons. All the enemies launch missiles or mines at the boat which can be dodged by moving left or right. Water bombs can be dropped to get rid of the enemies - but there are only eight available which slowly refill over time.

Sometimes a helicopter drops crates which include useful extras like smart bombs, steering rockets or additional speed. The ship can also turn into a submarine to collect things under the water. Every screen has a different objective, e.g. collecting an orb, bombing an underwater station or destroying a powerful ship.


The Deep Commodore 64 Start of the game.
The Deep Commodore 64 Helicopter flying low.
The Deep Commodore 64 Title screen.
The Deep Commodore 64 Destroy those subs.

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Power Play Apr, 1989 55 out of 100 55
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Apr, 1989 5.6 out of 12 47


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Patrick Bregger (215752) added The Deep (Commodore 64) on Dec 18, 2011
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