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Star Control

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Full titleStar Control
Also known asStarcontrol
Year of release1991
PublisherAccolade Inc (UK)
Re-released byDro Soft (Spain)
Author(s)Random Access (Neil Tennant, Chris Lowe)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 128K
Number of players2 - simultaneous
ControlsInterface 2 and Keyboard
TypeStrategy: War
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£10.99 (£16.99 for disk version)
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeMultiple schemes (see individual downloads)
Additional infoAlso listed on Wikipedia and Freebase
RemarksThe listed Neil Tennant on the loading screen was a joke - the Pet Shop Boys were not involved in the development of this game.
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC and Commodore 64
Score 7.45 (11 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
FilenameSizeTypeOriginCodeBarcodeD.L.Encoding scheme
StarControl.tzx.zip38,552(Perfect TZX tape image)Original releaseSpeedLock 7
Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator StarControl.z80.zip38,026((non-TZX) Z80 snapshot image)
StarControl(DroSoft).tzx.zip38,630(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-release2AL285M-8892-1991SpeedLock 7
StarControl(DroSoft).dsk.zip42,903(+3 disk image)Re-release

Additional material
StarControl.gif5,421(Loading screen)
StarControl.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
StarControl(DroSoft).gif1,188(Loading screen)
StarControl(DroSoft).scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
StarControl.gif1,822(In-game screen)
StarControl.txt54,790(English instructions)

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