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Before being wiped out by a virus, the Miracle Engineers build a network of stunning roadways linking the 16 islands of Plexar. Many have tried to work out how to use these; none have returned alive - could you be the one?

There are two types of road to be negotiated to reach each of the control towers, one of which is constantly moving and the other is fully controllable. Both play in a similar manner to Trailblazer, with a 3D view as you guide the ball across different types of squares (differentiated via shading rather than colors, as the graphics are monochromatic to avoid the Spectrum's colour clash problems). On the constant moving sections you can jump variable distances, while dodging hazards is more important on the controllable sections.

Once inside the tower, gameplay changes to a top-down view, seeing you try to avoid contact with the control robots to make the tower safe.


Plexar ZX Spectrum Level 7: Rasti
Plexar ZX Spectrum Level 1: Alpha
Plexar ZX Spectrum Level 4: Dorto
Plexar ZX Spectrum Main menu

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Alternate Titles

  • "The Roads of Plexar" -- Name on title screen

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ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Nov, 1987 887 out of 1000 89
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Oct, 1988 805 out of 1000 80


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  • ACE
    • October 1988 (issue #13) - Included in the Top-100 list of 1987/1988 (editorial staff selection)

Martin Smith (76887) added Plexar (ZX Spectrum) on Apr 13, 2005