Thrust (BBC Model B) -
Thrust (1986) (BBC Model B, 5.25" Disc) United Kingdom
Publisher: Superior
Supergame | Superior | Superior Interactive

Cover Art Language(s): English

Machine Compatibility: BBC Model B

Release: Professionally released On 5.25" Disc (Side 1


Available For:

Acorn Electron, Amstrad CPC464, Atari 400/800/600XL/800XL/130XE, Atari ST, BBC Model B, Commodore 16/Plus 4, Commodore 64/128, Game Boy Advance, PC 128S & Spectrum 48K/Plus

Compatible Emulators: BeebEm (PC (Windows))
Model B Emulator (PC (Windows))

How To Play

The famous monochrome cavern exploration game in which you must control a craft with realistic inertia, spin, motion and thrust. Not for the faint-hearted.

Game Information

Original Release Date: 19th July 1986
Original Release Price: £11.95
Market Valuation: £4.00 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 64g
Box Type: Cassette Single Plastic Clear
Author(s): Jeremy Smith  

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What They Said

"The game has a compulsive quality that justifies Superior's usual high-profile promotion." (Read Full Review)
... A&B Computing
"Whilst Thrust is well-packaged and plays well, I can't resist the feeling that conversions of Commodore 64 games are not the ideal way forward for Beeb programming." (Read Full Review)
... A&B Computing
"It's difficult to explain the sheer addictive pull of this game. It's all in the sheer skill and delicacy that's needed to pilot that spaceship." (Read Full Review)
... Computer & Video Games
"Superior Software have come up with a winner here; the finished-appearance of the game makes me wonder whether it was written for the BBC first and converted later." (Read Full Review)
... Computer Gamer
"Thrust is a classic game, a game at which the natural games player will excel." (Read Full Review)
... Electron User
"This is a definite contender for my game of 1986." (Read Full Review)
... The Micro User

Critic Score

83%based on 6 review(s)

Audience Score

100%based on 1 vote(s)

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Cover Art

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Where To Get It

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A digital version of Thrust suitable for BeebEm (PC (Windows)), PcBBC (PC (MS-DOS)), Model B Emulator (PC (Windows))
A digital version of Thrust suitable for BeebEm (PC (Windows)), PcBBC (PC (MS-DOS)), Model B Emulator (PC (Windows))


Thrust is Item ID 39064 in our database. Last modified on Friday 1st October 2021 at 12:23:45 AM.

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