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Missile Defence

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Full titleMissile Defence
Year of release1983
PublisherAnirog Software (UK)
Re-released byCurrys (UK)
Investronica S.A. (Spain) (as 'Misiles')
Microbyte [1] (Spain) (as 'Misiles')
Author(s)Keith Burkhill
Inspired byAtari Games Ltd (UK) (arcade coin-op: Missile Command)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 16K/48K
Number of players1
ControlsKempston, Cursor and Keyboard
TypeArcade: Shoot-em-up
Message languageMultiple languages (see individual downloads)
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£5.95
2050 ptas.
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeNone
Additional infoAppeared on tape 2, side B of the compilation 20 Game Pack (Comet)
Appeared on the compilation Clasicos Spectrum: Disenador de Juegos + Oso Bobo + Comecocos + Misiles (Microbyte [1]), as 'Misiles'
Appeared on tape 6, side B of the compilation Games Compendium (Sinclair Research Ltd)
Appeared on side A of the compilation Select 1 (Computer Records)
Also listed on Lost in Translation
Score 7.00 (13 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator MissileDefence.tzx.zip20,002(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseEnglish
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator MissileDefence16.tap.zip7,745((non-TZX) TAP tape image)English
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator MissileDefence(Currys).tzx.zip7,307(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-releaseEnglish
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator MissileDefence(Misiles)(InvestronicaS.A.).tzx.zip7,211(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-releaseSP129Spanish
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator MissileDefence16(Misiles)(InvestronicaS.A.).tap.zip7,864((non-TZX) TAP tape image)Re-releaseSpanish

Additional material
MissileDefence.gif2,378(Loading screen)
MissileDefence.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
MissileDefence.gif1,648(In-game screen)
MissileDefence(Currys).txt1,619(English instructions)
MissileDefence(Misiles)(InvestronicaS.A.).pdf19,078(Spanish instructions)
MissileDefence.jpg72,541(Cassette inlay)
MissileDefence(Currys).jpg16,094(Re-release cassette inlay)
MissileDefence(Misiles)(InvestronicaS.A.).jpg54,796(Re-release cassette inlay)
MissileDefence(Misiles)(Microbyte).jpg120,290(Re-release cassette inlay)

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Magazine references
Popular Computing Weekly9.83page 114(Review) [full page]
Home Computing Weekly11.83page 524(Review) [full page]
Your Spectrum1.84page 47(Review) [full page]
Crash4.84page 96(Feature - Run It Again: Missile Command Games)[full page]
Crash6.84page 30(Letter) [full page]

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Your Computer10.83page 237(Full-page ad) [full page]
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Personal Computing Today11.83page 21(Full-page ad)
Personal Computer Games12.83page 92(Full-page ad) [full page]
Sinclair User12.83page 94(Full-page ad) [full page]
Your Computer12.83page 108(Full-page ad) [full page]
Your Spectrum1.84page 42(Full-page ad) [full page]
Sinclair Programs2.84page 26(Advert) [full page]
Personal Computer Games3.84page 161(Advert) [full page]
Sinclair Programs3.84page 48(Advert) [full page]
Your Spectrum3.84page 48(Full-page ad) [full page]

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