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Side Arms

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Full titleSide Arms
Year of release1988
PublisherGo! (UK)
Re-released byErbe Software S.A. (Spain)
Kixx (UK)
Author(s)Probe Software Ltd
Tie-in licenceCapcom (Japan) (arcade coin-op: Side Arms - Hyper Dyne)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K
Number of players1
ControlsKempston, Interface 2, Cursor and Keyboard
TypeArcade: Shoot-em-up
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£8.99
AvailabilityDistribution denied
Protection schemeMultiple schemes
Additional infoAppeared on tape 2, side B of the compilation 10 Pack (Gremlin Graphics Software Ltd)
Appeared on side B of the compilation 2 Por 1: Bedlam + Side Arms (Erbe Software S.A.)
Appeared on tape 2, side A of the compilation Arcade Muscle (US Gold Ltd)
Appeared on tape 2, side A of the compilation Go Crazy (US Gold Ltd)
Appeared on side A of covertape Crash issue 86: Presents 22 (Crash)
Also listed on Wikipedia, Freebase and Lost in Translation
RemarksCame with a music track called "Right This Time", by Resister, on the B-side.
SPOT commentsCrash cover game
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC and Commodore 64
Score 4.50 (10 votes)   See scores and vote!

Release information
OriginModelCodeBarcodeD.L.Encoding scheme
Original release48K5013442536926Alkatraz Protection System
Re-releaseErbe Software S.A.48KM-34369-1987None
Re-releaseKixx48KAlkatraz Protection System

Additional material
SideArms.gif7,004(Loading screen)
SideArms.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
SideArms.gif3,828(In-game screen)
SideArms(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).pdf91,859(Spanish instructions)
SideArms.jpg158,975(Cassette inlay)
SideArms(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg85,308(Re-release cassette inlay)
SideArms(Kixx).jpg117,004(Re-release cassette inlay)
SideArms_Resister-RightThisTime.mp3.zip4,807,939(Bonus soundtrack(s) in MP3 format)

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Magazine references
Computer & Video Games12.87page 57(Feature - Coin It) [full page]
Sinclair User1.88page 112(Preview) [full page]
Games Machine3.88page 51(Review - not a Spectrum article) [full page]
Crash4.88page 18(Review) [full page]
Sinclair User4.88page 84(Review) [full page]
ACE5.88page 59(Review) [full page]
Your Sinclair5.88page 70(Review) [full page]
Sinclair User6.88page 17(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Your Sinclair8.88page 55(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Your Sinclair9.88page 42(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Crash12.88page 60(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Your Sinclair12.88page 35(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Computer & Video Games8.89page 27(Hack/Poke) [full page]
Crash3.91page 3(CoverGame) [full page]
Your Sinclair3.91page 36(Tips) [full page]
MicroHobby3.88page 8(Premiere)[full page]
MicroHobby5.88page 28(Nuevo)[full page]

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