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Description

You are Vietnam war veteran Bret Conrad, who becomes an adventurer. Go everywhere on the world, find gold, walk in to the jungle... One day, you receive an old map about the lost city of Quetzacotl, and its cache of gold. You prepare your bag, gun, knife and let's go to the adventure !

In gameplay Gold of the Aztecs is similar to Psygnosis' Barbarian, and you must go screen by screen to finish it. Over 140 main character movements are included. There are traps at each screen like stones or dangerous bridge.

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The Gold of the Aztecs Atari ST Stuck in the tree.
The Gold of the Aztecs Amiga Main Title
The Gold of the Aztecs Amiga Well, where's my uzi ?
The Gold of the Aztecs Atari ST Start menu

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The Gold of the Aztecs Magazine Advertisement

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Critic Reviews

Atari ST User Atari ST Nov, 1990 92 out of 100 92
Raze Amiga Nov, 1990 86 out of 100 86
Raze Atari ST Nov, 1990 81 out of 100 81
Zzap! Amiga Oct, 1990 79 out of 100 79
Amiga Format Amiga Oct, 1990 73 out of 100 73
ST Format Atari ST Nov, 1990 71 out of 100 71
Amiga Action Amiga Oct, 1990 70 out of 100 70
Amiga Power Amiga May, 1991 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 67
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Amiga Nov, 1990 6.4 out of 12 53
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Amiga Sep, 1991 Unscored Unscored

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Extras

In the options of the game, you have a gamemap and a preview to the next game from Kinetica Software - Saragossa (never released).

Statistics

According to the back cover and game manual, it took:
  • 3 man years of development.
  • 7,000 frames of animation.
  • 140 hero actions (1,500 frames of animation)
  • 18,000 individual pieces of graphics
  • 600Kb of music and sound effects.
  • 8 megabytes of code and data.
  • Over 80 screens of non-stop action, interwoven with devious puzzles.
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