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How to be a Hero

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Full titleHow to be a Hero
Year of release1987
PublisherMastertronic Added Dimension (UK)
Re-released byDro Soft (Spain)
Author(s)Xcel (Stuart P. Middleton, Dave Stevenson, Lee Stevenson, Robert Burden)
Inspired byAtari Games Ltd (UK) (arcade coin-op: Gauntlet)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K
Number of players1
ControlsKempston, Interface 2, Redefineable keys
TypeArcade: Maze
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£2.99
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeNone
Additional infoAppeared on the compilation Bumper Pack 2 (Woolworths)
Appeared on the compilation Mastertronic Compilation 6 (Mastertronic Ltd)
Appeared on tape 3, side A of the compilation Sinclair Game Compilation (Sinclair Research Ltd)
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC
Score 5.53 (19 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator HowToBeAHero.tzx.zip54,850(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseIS01645012967210137
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator HowToBeAHero.tap.zip58,695((non-TZX) TAP tape image)Broken/corrupted version

Additional material
HowToBeAHero.gif5,244(Loading screen)
HowToBeAHero.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
HowToBeAHero.gif3,692(In-game screen)
HowToBeAHero.txt1,924(English instructions)
HowToBeAHero(DroSoft).pdf13,326(Spanish instructions)
HowToBeAHero.png730,711(Game map)
HowToBeAHero.jpg232,190(Cassette inlay)
HowToBeAHero(DroSoft).jpg154,033(Re-release cassette inlay)

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Magazine references
Computer Gamer5.87page 20(Review) [full page]
Crash5.87page 111(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair5.87page 77(Review) [full page]
ZX Computing5.87page 40(Review) [full page]
Crash8.87page 40(Feature - Run It Again: Gauntlet clones)[full page]
MicroHobby6.87page 16(Nuevo)[full page]

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