Spitfire '40 (Spectrum 48K/128K/+2) - Everygamegoing.com

Spitfire '40 (1990) (Spectrum 48K/128K/+2, Cassette) Europe (EU)
Publisher: Alternative
Alter World | Alternative | Alto-Tech

Genre: Arcade; Aircraft Simulation

Cover Art Language(s): English

Machine Compatibility: Spectrum 48K, Spectrum 128K, Spectrum +2

Release: Professionally released On Cassette

Available For:
Amstrad CPC464, BBC/Electron, Commodore 64/128 & Spectrum 48K/128K/+2

Compatible Emulators: ZXSpin (PC (Windows))
Nutria (PC (MS-DOS))

How To Play

A fairly comprehensive aircraft simulator and air-to-air battle combat game. The Spitfire is difficult to fly and a challenge to master.

Game Information

Original Release Date: 1st Mar 1990
Features: AY Sound when combined with the Zaxon AY-Magic Sound Interface & Zaxon AY-Magic Sound Interface & Zaxon AY-Magic Sound Interface
Original Release Price: £2.99
Market Valuation: £2.50 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 64g
Box Type: Cassette Single Plastic Clear
Author(s): Issi, John May & Mr. Micro Ltd Phil  

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What They Said

"If you do well then promotion is awarded according to your flying experience and the number of kills you achieve. If you do really well it is possible to rise through the ranks rapidly." (Read Full Review)
... Crash
"Not quite a classic but definitely Mirrorsoft's finest hour." (Read Full Review)
... Sinclair User
"It's not bad value for three quid but such a wrinkly old game that not even a hastily applied bit of Oil of Ulay would make much difference - euthanasia would be infinitely kinder." (Read Full Review)
... Your Sinclair
"Not nearly so difficult to get into as some earlier simulators, and it's very engaging with its role playing element." (Read Full Review)
... Your Sinclair
"Enough variety and difficulty to please 'the few' who are dedicated flight simulation buffs." (Read Full Review)
... ZX Computing

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A digital version of Spitfire '40 suitable for ZXSpin (PC (Windows)), Nutria (PC (MS-DOS))

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Spitfire '40 is Item ID 35399 in our database. Last modified on Wednesday 13th December 2017 at 12:48:18 PM.

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