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Which version was the best to you and why?
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NOT the atrocity that was the Playstation remake. Just didn't have IT like the C64 version.
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Can it really be anything BUT the C64 version in all honesty?!
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I quite liked the CPC version, but maybe I shouldn't have said that
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C64 Version, Just loved the Whistling shells, followed by the sploooosh sound FX on the Battle Stations section. Also the sweet sound of your anti-Aircraft guns.
Also, the risk factor-Brave the secret passage section or go direct, but face more aircraft?.
Sequel was one of my all time fav.C64 games ever.
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I only played the speccy version and thought it was pretty fab.
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Played the Spectrum version first, fantastic stuff! Bought it for the C16 soon after... took the C16 version back to the WH Smiths soon after that...
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The C64 version was the best... made me very jealous. The Spectrum version was good, but not as good as the Commodore one.
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The sleek front end and battleships level was better on the Speccy , the tank level better on the C64
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64 version, coz it's brill...
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Again iv'e only played the " spectrum " version , so that gets my nod , but by all accounts the c64 version is superior.
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I owned and liked Amstrad version, but I remember at the time this was always thought of as 'c64' game in playground spats. And the playground never lies.
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I played the C64 version as a kid and it's hard to look past that. But I tried the Atari 8-bit version recently and there's barely any difference, except that the colour is a bit more vivid on the A8 version.
Soon you will have forgotten all things: soon all things will have forgotten you. (Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, Book 7)
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I've only played the Speccy version, so, umm... That one.
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