The plot is interesting and is maintained throughout the game, with your score being counted up in credits and a little wanted poster appearing in the bottom of the screen with a picture of the baddie concerned and some relevant information.
The first Ultimate games were highly innovative and pushed the limits of what people thought the Spectrum was capable of. Although this is graphically lavish and reminiscent of some of Ultimate's earlier space games, we have already seen this idea many times before.
Selecting the various icons was very much a hit-or-miss affair being controlled by a diagonal movement of the joystick and the instructions given were distinctly lacking in clarity... It would be a very good game if only it were considerably more playable.
An excellent simulation of the battle in North Africa, particularly around Tobruk, and includes incredible detail, not only in the units involved, but also the problems of supply and logistics. This one is definitely not for beginners!