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"An enjoyable game with simple but good graphics... The ease of playing makes it a game for all ages."
Home Computing Weekly


Gatecrasher features: Full colour animated graphics; Superb sound; Seven levels of difficulty; Earthquake feature; Full instructions within program.

Put your mind to the test. Take the ultimate test of Gatecrasher. Do you enjoy being killed by aliens? Has your keyboard melted away under the heavy artillery? Do you have nightmares about swooping birdmen? Well, if so, this is the game for you. It has none of these.

Gatecrasher is a game of skill and strategy that will test your mind to its limits.

Game Controls

Z - Left, X - Right, : - Up, / - Down, RETURN - Drop Barrell
E - Earthquake


On completion of level 7, you will be presented with a code to break. You are required to break the code and disclose the hidden meaning.

Your answer must be in four parts:

1. The sequence of figures that were presented on completion of level 7.
2. The significance of these figures.
3. The method that you used to break the code.
4. Your final score.

Send your answer in an envelope with proof of purchase and your name and address and send it to us marked "GATECRASHER COMPETITION" by December 3rd 1984.


Cover Art Language(s): English
Compatibility: Acorn Electron
Release: Professionally released On Cassette
Original Release Date: 31st Jul 1984
Links: Everygamegoing,

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Gatecrasher (Cassette)
Gatecrasher (5.25" Disc)