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Time Pilot is an arcade style shooter. Piloting your trusty spaceship, you need to destroy the squadrons of enemy craft that are attacking! On each level you have a quota of enemies that need to be destroyed. After fulfilling your quota, a final boss of the level will appear; when destroyed, you will move on to the next level. The game begins in the year 1910, and each time a level is completed you advance in time. In 1910 you only have to face relatively unarmed biplanes, but as the levels advance so does the technology. Each new level brings with it tougher, more heavily armed aircraft including jets, helicopters, and even flying saucers! From time to time, you will encounter a parachute; if you run into this, you will earn bonus points.


Time Pilot ColecoVision Watchout for enemy planes!
Time Pilot Arcade Shoot planes
Time Pilot Atari 2600 Attacking helicopters...
Time Pilot ColecoVision These jets move fast!

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Alternate Titles

  • "TimePilot" -- Alternate spelling
  • "タイムパイロット" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

Electronic Fun with Computers & Games ColecoVision Dec, 1983 4 out of 4 100
Deeko Xbox 360 Sep 01, 2006 9 out of 10 90
GotNext Xbox 360 Sep 06, 2006 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Game Shark Xbox 360 Oct 06, 2006 B- 67
Tilt ColecoVision Apr, 1984 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 67
TalkXbox Xbox 360 Nov 22, 2006 66 out of 100 66
Netjak Xbox 360 Sep 19, 2006 6.5 out of 10 65 Xbox 360 Mar 12, 2007 6 out of 10 60
TeleMatch ColecoVision Mar, 1984 3 out of 6 60
neXGam Atari 2600 May 29, 2014 5.3 out of 10 53


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1001 Video Games

The Arcade version of Time Pilot appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Intellivision Version

Coleco announced an Intellivision version but that was never released.

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