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You are The Untouchables in this side-scrolling action game. Play as Elliot Ness after the ruthless Mafia boss Al Capone. You have various tasks throughout the six levels and a variety of weapons to pick up such as a shotgun or tommy gun. Watch out for Capone’s henchmen though.


The Untouchables ZX Spectrum The warehouse
The Untouchables ZX Spectrum On the edge of the roof.
The Untouchables ZX Spectrum Jump up the boxes to avoid getting overpowered
The Untouchables ZX Spectrum Main Title

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The Untouchables Magazine Advertisement Pages 2-3

Alternate Titles

  • "Los Intocables" -- Spanish Title
  • "Les Incorruptibles" -- French Title
  • "Gli intoccabili" -- Italian Title

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Critic Reviews

Sinclair User Nov, 1989 95 out of 100 95
The Games Machine (UK) Nov, 1989 95 out of 100 95
Crash! Nov, 1989 94 out of 100 94
Sinclair User Sep, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Nov, 1989 85 out of 100 85


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  • Commodore Force
    • December 1993 (Issue 13) – #64 “Readers' Top 100”
  • Zzap!
    • January 1990 (Issue 57) – 'The Best Games of the 80's Decade' (Stuart Wynne)

Dark Amiga version

The Amiga version looks dark when compared to the Atari ST version because of a rushed conversion job. The authors used the ST palette values directly, which results in reduced brightness
Martin Smith (66830) added The Untouchables (ZX Spectrum) on Aug 31, 2004
Other platforms contributed by Ian moran (25), Martin Smith (66830), Skitchy (199), Macintrash (2643) and koffiepad (10526)