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Full titleThundercats
Year of release1987
PublisherElite Systems Ltd (UK)
Re-released byEDOS (UK)
Encore (UK)
MCM Software S.A. (Spain)
Author(s)Gargoyle Games (Roy Carter, Stuart Cox, Rob Hubbard), Ian Upton
Tie-in licenceTelepictures Corporation (cartoon: Thundercats)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K/128K
Number of players1
ControlsKempston, Interface 2, Cursor, Redefineable keys
TypeArcade: Gang beat-em-up
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£7.95 (£14.95 for disk version)
Budget price£2.99
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeMultiple schemes (see individual downloads)
Additional infoAppeared on tape 2, side B of the compilation Fists 'n' Throttles (Elite Systems Ltd)
Appeared on side B of the compilation Ikari Warriors + Enduro Racer + Thundercats (MCM Software S.A.)
Appeared on tape 1, side A of the compilation Thrill Time Platinum (Elite Systems Ltd)
Appeared on side B of covertape C&VG issue 073 (C&VG)
Also listed on Freebase
RemarksThere is a theory that Thundercats was originally meant to be Samurai Dawn, which never came to be, based on C&VG screenshots.
SPOT commentsC&VG cover demo
Other systemsThis title was also advertised for and/or published on the Amstrad CPC, Commodore 64 and MSX
Score 7.81 (63 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
FilenameSizeTypeOriginCodeBarcodeD.L.YearEncoding scheme
Thundercats.tzx.zip101,562(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release50121890102631987FTL
Thundercats(different).tzx.zip101,537(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release50121890102631987FTL
Thundercats.dsk.zip65,803(+3 disk image)Original release1987
Run on-line with a 128K Java Spectrum emulator Thundercats128.tap.zip50,886((non-TZX) TAP tape image)1987
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator Thundercats48.z80.zip30,169((non-TZX) Z80 snapshot image)1987
Thundercats(Encore).tzx.zip102,741(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-release50121892003051989FTL
Thundercats(DoubleCase)(MCMSoftwareS.A.).tzx.zip51,411(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-releaseSEC502M-17678-19881988FTL
Thundercats(SmallCase)(MCMSoftwareS.A.).tzx.zip49,273(Perfect TZX tape image)Re-releaseSEC502M-17678-19881987FTL

Additional material
Thundercats.gif4,277(Loading screen)
Thundercats.scr6,912(Loading screen dump)
Thundercats.gif4,793(In-game screen)
Thundercats.txt2,448(English instructions)
Thundercats.zip2,435,973(Scanned Multi-language instructions - please help typing this up!)
Thundercats_German.txt2,750(German instructions)
Thundercats(MCMSoftwareS.A.).pdf6,493(Spanish instructions)
Thundercats(MCMSoftwareS.A.).txt1,523(Spanish instructions)
Thundercats.jpg649,051(Game map)
Thundercats_2.jpg440,179(Game map)
Thundercats_3.jpg1,371,385(Game map)
Thundercats_4.png219,087(Game map)
Thundercats.jpg361,789(Cassette inlay)
Thundercats_2.jpg65,350(Cassette inlay)
Thundercats(Encore).jpg85,092(Re-release cassette inlay)
Thundercats(MCMSoftwareS.A.).jpg104,308(Re-release cassette inlay)
Thundercats.ay.zip2,593(Ripped in-game and theme music in AY format)
Thundercats.mp3.zip3,965,588(Sampled in-game and theme music in MP3 format)

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Magazine references
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Crash1.90page 43(Hack/Poke) [full page]
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MicroHobby3.88page 31(Nuevo)[full page]
MicroHobby5.88page 68(Tokes)[full page]

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