Gladiator (ZX Spectrum)

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In Gladiator, the player controls a gladiator who must battle through a castle. The game is viewed from the side while the screen scrolls. The player controls the gladiator's shield as objects fly towards him. The gladiator is also able to strike opponents with his sword. There are also icons to collect to boost your armor or give bonus points. The gladiator also has the ability of temporary invulnerability.


Gladiator ZX Spectrum Deflecting with your shield.
Gladiator ZX Spectrum Controls menu.
Gladiator ZX Spectrum Last level: This is Sparta?
Gladiator ZX Spectrum 1st level: Shields and Swords.<br>
These two objects, a shield and a sword, should be collected for weapon improvement.

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Alternate Titles

  • "黄金の城" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Ōgon no Shiro" -- Japanese title
  • "Great Gurianos" -- European title

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Computer and Video Games (CVG) May, 1991 39 out of 100 39


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Rola (8307) added Gladiator (ZX Spectrum) on Jul 23, 2012
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