Exile (BBC/Electron) - Everygamegoing.com
Exile (1988) (BBC/Electron, Cassette) United Kingdom
Publisher: Superior/Acornsoft
Superior Software [1] | Superior/Acornsoft | Superior/Alligata

Cover Art Language(s): English

Machine Compatibility: BBC Model B, BBC Model B+, BBC Master 128, Acorn Electron

Release: Professionally released On Cassette (Side 1

| Side 2 | Side 3)

Available For:

Acorn Electron, Amiga 1200, Amiga 500, Amiga CD32, Atari ST, BBC B/B+/Master 128, BBC Master Compact, Commodore 64/128 & Spectrum 48K

Compatible Emulators: BeebEm (PC (Windows))
Model B Emulator (PC (Windows))
Elkulator 1.0 (PC (Windows))

How To Play

A huge graphic adventure featuring realistic inertia, thrust and gravity in which you must recover the engine to your spacecraft from deep within the caverns of a hostile planet.

Game Information

Original Release Date: 17th November 1988
Features: Speed Boost when combined with the Turbo Driver
Original Release Price: £12.95
Market Valuation: £25.94 (How Is This Calculated?)
Weight Boxed: 362g
Box Type: Bubble Clamshell single/double cassette black
Author(s): Richard Williams, Peter J. M. Irvin & Jeremy Smith  

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What They Said

"Exile is certainly a contender for the best Beeb arcade adventure for a long time." (Read Full Review)
... Acorn User
"A challenge that I am sure will keep the best of games players puzzled and bamboozled for quite a time." (Read Full Review)
... Beebug
"The animation is fast and incredibly realistic - I marvelled at the way Finn was bundled head over heels by a blast from the stun cannon." (Read Full Review)
... Electron User
"Finn meets up with friendly as well as fiendish characters and, although the game is truly awesome in its proportions, it cleverly restricts you to certain areas at the outset so that you can get the 'feel' of how to play it without being overawed." (Read Full Review)
... Electron User Group

Reviewed in the annual Models Games Guides: Acorn Electron.

Critic Score

98%based on 4 review(s)

Audience Score

95%based on 20 vote(s)

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Cover Art

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Multiple Versions

This item contains versions for Acorn Electron and BBC B/B+/Master 128.
The screenshots shown are for the Acorn Electron version of the game.

Where To Get It

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A digital version of Exile suitable for BeebEm (PC (Windows)), PcBBC (PC (MS-DOS)), Model B Emulator (PC (Windows)), Elkulator 1.0 (PC (Windows))
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Exile is Item ID 61490 in our database. Last modified on Saturday 23rd October 2021 at 08:37:59 AM.

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