[ Help! | Configure | Advanced search ]

Search expression for
show pictures list only



Full titleDesolator
Year of release1988
PublisherUS Gold Ltd (UK)
Re-released byErbe Software S.A. (Spain)
Author(s)Source Software Ltd (Ross Harris, Dave Semmens)
Tie-in licenceAlpha Denshi (Japan) / Sega Enterprises Ltd (Japan) (arcade coin-op: Kyros)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K/128K
Number of players1
ControlsKempston, Interface 2, Cursor, Redefineable keys
TypeArcade: Maze
Message languageMultiple languages (see individual downloads)
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£8.99 (£12.99 for disk version)
875 ptas.
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeMultiple schemes (see individual downloads)
Additional infoAppeared on tape 1, side A of the compilation Go Crazy (US Gold Ltd)
RemarksThe original coin-op from Sega was called "Halls of Kyros".
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC and Commodore 64
Score 5.44 (20 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
FilenameSizeTypeOriginCodeBarcodeD.L.LanguageEncoding scheme
Desolator.tzx.zip58,972(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release5013442541579EnglishAlkatraz Protection System
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator Desolator.z80.zip43,669((non-TZX) Z80 snapshot image)English
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator Desolator(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).tzx.zip37,481(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-releaseSE426M-21821-1988SpanishNone

Additional material
Desolator.gif5,490(Loading screen)
Desolator.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
Desolator.gif6,968(In-game screen)
Desolator.txt5,333(English instructions)
Desolator(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).pdf59,568(Spanish instructions)
Desolator.jpg405,720(Game map)
Desolator_2.png385,840(Game map)
Desolator.jpg142,275(Cassette inlay)
Desolator(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg110,973(Re-release cassette inlay)

Search The Tipshop The Tipshop has hints, cheats and/or POKEs for this game!

Player reviews
3 player reviews [ View | Write one ]

Magazine references
Games Machine4.88page 18(News/Note) [full page]
Sinclair User4.88page 103(Preview) [full page]
Sinclair User6.88page 39(Review) [full page]
Crash7.88page 84(Review) [full page]
Games Machine7.88page 80(Review) [full page]
ACE8.88page 52(Review) [full page]
Computer & Video Games8.88page 43(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair8.88page 30(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair9.88page 38(Map) [full page]
Crash10.88page 54(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Your Sinclair10.88page 26(Tips) [full page]
Crash11.88page 45(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Crash12.88page 69(Tips) [full page]
Your Sinclair12.88page 33(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Sinclair User3.92page 18(Tips) [full page]
MicroHobby7.88page 23(Premiere)[full page]
MicroHobby9.88page 31(Nuevo)[full page]

Magazine adverts
Crash6.88page 70(Two-page ad) [full page]
Computer & Video Games6.88page 50(Two-page ad) [full page]
Your Sinclair6.88page 2(Two-page ad) [full page]
ACE7.88page 132(Full-page ad) [full page]
Crash7.88page 4(Full-page ad) [full page]
Computer & Video Games7.88page 40(Full-page ad) [full page]
Games Machine7.88page 67(Full-page ad) [full page]
Your Sinclair7.88page 108(Full-page ad) [full page]
Crash9.88page 81(Advert) [full page]
Computer & Video Games9.88page 119(Advert) [full page]
Games Machine9.88page 13(Advert) [full page]
ACE10.88page 31(Advert) [full page]
Crash10.88page 47(Advert) [full page]

Sinclair Infoseek (v13.1) is written by Martijn van der Heide and © 1999-2014 ThunderWare Research Center
Acceptable Use Policy
Generated in 0.059 seconds
[Mail] [Index]