The Trap Door (Spectrum 48K) -

The Trap Door (1984) (Spectrum 48K, Cassette) United Kingdom
Publisher: Alternative
Alter World | Alternative | Alto-Tech

Genre: Graphic Adventure

Cover Art Language(s): English

Machine Compatibility: Spectrum 48K, Spectrum 128K

Release: Professionally released On Cassette

Available For:
Amstrad CPC464, Commodore 64/128 & Spectrum 48K

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

How To Play

Play as blue blob Berk and appease the hunger of your unseen "Master" whom you must feed by mixing ingredients in the large dungeon you inhabit.

Game Information

Original Release Date: 18th Jun 1984
Original Release Price: £1.99
Market Valuation: £2.50 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 64g
Box Type: Cassette Single Plastic Clear
Author(s): Don Priestley  

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What They Said

"The attention to small details is amazing, and the satisfying feeling of solving a problem before the angriometer reaches maximum is the main hook to this game." (Read Full Review)
... Computer Gamer
"Feed the boss in this excellent, responsive graphic adventure. Superb big characters, and great animation." (Read Full Review)
... Crash
"As original to play as it is to look at. The Trap Door may be one of the most imaginative games of the year." (Read Full Review)
... Sinclair User
"Don't be put off by the naff packaging - this is one of the best arcade games ever on the Spectrum." (Read Full Review)
... Your Sinclair
"The animation is so good that it's fun to just sit and watch all the action in front of you." (Read Full Review)
... ZX Computing

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A digital version of The Trap Door suitable for ZXSpin (PC (Windows)), Nutria (PC (MS-DOS))

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The Trap Door is Item ID 35409 in our database. Last modified on Monday 2nd September 2019 at 09:24:50 AM.

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