Fight your way through the castle of Kyros, the great satan. And free the ones he holds captive. An okay Gauntlet/Commando style game with lotsa extras.
© 1988 U.S. Gold
PAL / NTSC
Tape / Disk
Joystick in Port 1 and Keyboard
Original Arcade Design © 1986 Alpha / Sega
C64 Development by Source
Released in June? 1988
Original Price £9.99 (tape) / £ 14.99 (disk)
=================== D e s o l a t o r (c)1987 US Gold =================== of the arcade-hit "Halls of Kairos" The Mission: ----------- Your mission as Mac is to fight your way through the castle owned by Kairos - the great satan, and free the captive infants (called "Peters" here) held behind mysterious mirrors. Smash the mirrors to break kairos' evil spell and upon completing your quest, transform into the invincible MachoMan and desolate all in your path !!!!!! So far to the story....... Controls: -------- Run/stop - pause Space - jump Fire - punch (joystick) Characters: ---------- Mac the hero enters the castle to save the Peters and once the Red Peter is secured he gets a power up which transforms him into the invincible MachoMan. Features: -------- Telephone: transform all of the enemies of which one is the secret invincible character. Gas pipe: your enemies disappear if you destroy the tip of the gas pipe. Energy bomb: can destroy the enemies in a straight line. Peters: Red Peter gives you a power up to transform you into the invincible MachoMan. Blue Peter increases your speed. Getting 2 of them in 2 steps results in attaining the maximum speed. White Peter enables you to score Green Peter gives you additional lives. Timekeeper Characters: --------------------- Bat: When Mac stays in the same room for too long, it comes to attack him. Bee: Just as with the bat when Mac is in the same room for an excessive period of time, this comes flying at him. Bonus Characters: ----------------- that were transformed when destroying the telephone. Capturing these items will score you points. Angel: the deburacho and gaburacho bros transform into angels. By capturing them, you become invincible. Panda: dom transforms into a panda Cat: parjo and zombies transform into a cat. Devil's Child: capturing this will cause you to lose your earned power up. Kairos, the great satan: only his head appears in stage 1 and a multiple kairos in stage 2 can attack you in various ways. You can easily destroy him by reading his movements in advance. Bajo, Kairo's mother: manipulates zombies in stage 3 and parjoin stage 4. She moves swiftly and fires flame shots from her cane. The only way to down her is to anticipate where she will move, wait in ambush and hit her when she leasts expects it. Henchmen: lower ranked henchmen, who when making contact with Mac absorb his energy. You can easily punch them. The one in the blue suit requires one punch and the other in the green suit requires two punches. Parjo, Kairos' daughter: she has a basketful of apples which she throws at Mac and goes away once pursued. If you corner her, punch once and she'll fly away screaming. Jidan, the castle's guardsman: hiding himself in the straw and boxes, he attacks swiftly when Mac comes close to him. Fireman: suddenly appears or ambushes mac on the bridge. He fires flame shots while obstructing Mac, he can be sent flying by a punch. Armor: attacks by throwing his sword. Barrel: rolls towards you, but by punching it, it can be turned into one of your weapons. Jar: if skillfully handled can become one of your weapons. Under it you will find a question mark. Depending on your score when capturing the mark, the enemy may change. Clock: stops enemy movements momentarily. Mine: step on it and you lose a life. Doll: the on-screen enemies disappear when destroying the laser emiting doll's head. Deer's Head: the on-screen enemies disappear when you destroy it by punching only whilst no flame is emitted. Mask: just as with the doll, destroying this causes your on-screen enemies to disappear. Warp: mounting this will take you to a completely different place. Energy: increase your energy by capturing this. Money Bag: increase your score by capturing this. Boomerang: can destroy your enemies on the curves.
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