The enemy are totally incompetent and probably blind if the accuracy of their lazer bolts is anything to go by... They happily shoot on and off the screen until they are shot down in a collection of little 3D pieces. Read Review
"...suddenly, there were the Outsiders. Appearing in massive fleets on the edge of the galaxy, they seemed uninterested in conquest, only destruction. Earth's fleets were decimated and the Federation lay on the brink of collapse. In desperation, Federation Command chose to strike directly at the Outsider control centres. These immense bases were constructed within followed out moons.
To destroy them required a direct hit on the base's reactor systems at the very centre of the moon. The only access to the reactor chamber was through two cooling ports within the base's equatorial duct. To reach these, however, an attacker was forced to run the gauntlet of the base's heavy ground and space defences. To penetrate these, a new generation of starfighters was created - the Starstrike series..."
O - Left, P - Right, A - Climb, Z - Dive
Sinclair, Kempston and Cursor joysticks can be used with this game.