Starglider

The Commodore 64 is not known for it's ability to handle 3D games, especially when ported from other machines, and Starglider in particular does not do the machine justice, playing far slower and looking particularly ugly compared to all the other versions.



Platform : Commodore 64
Format : Cassette
Publisher : Rainbird
Authors : Solid Image
Date : 1986

Other Software by Rainbird:

Item Manufacturer Platform Format Date
Elite Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Floppy Disk Unknown
Silicon Dreams Rainbird Atari 8 Bit 5.25 Floppy disc Unknown
The Advanced OCP Art Studio Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Floppy Disk Unknown
The Advanced Music System Rainbird Amstrad CPC464 disk Unknown
The Oracles Cave Rainbird Studios Sinclair Spectrum Cassette 1985
The OCP Art Studio Rainbird Sinclair Spectrum Cassette 1986
The Advanced OCP Art Studio Rainbird Commodore 64 Cassette & 5.25" disk 1986
The Advanced OCP Art Studio Rainbird Amstrad CPC464 cassette 1986
The Advanced OCP Art Studio (Disk) Rainbird Amstrad CPC464 3.0 Disk 1986
Starglider Rainbird Commodore 64 Cassette 1986
The Advanced Ocp Art Studio Rainbird Sinclair Spectrum Cassette 1986
The Pawn Rainbird Commodore 64 5.25" Floppy disk 1986
UMS - The Universal Military Simulator Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Floppy Disk 1987
Starglider (Disk) Rainbird Amstrad CPC464 Disk 1987
Starglider Rainbird Sinclair Spectrum Cassette 1987
Knight Orc Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Disk Jul 1987
Carrier Command Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Floppy Disk 1988
Starglider 2 Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Floppy Disk 1988
Starglider 2 Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Disk 1988
Carrier Command Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Disk 1988
Knight Orc Rainbird Atari 800/130, Acorn BBC Micro 5.25 Disk 1988
Corruption Rainbird Acorn Archimedes 3.5 Disk & Cassette 1988
Midwinter Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Floppy Disk 1989
Midwinter Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Disk 1989
The Guild of Thieves Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Floppy Disk 1989
Midwinter II: Flames Of Freedom Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Floppy Disk 1989
Carrier Command Rainbird Amstrad CPC464 3.0 Disk 1989
Fish Rainbird Acorn Archimedes 3.5 Floppy Disk 1990
Elite Plus (empire Rainbird PC 3.5 Disk 1991
Elite Plus Rainbird PC 3.5 Disk 1991
Elite Plus (Microplay) Rainbird PC 5.25 floppy disc 1991
Flames Of Freedom: Midwinter 2 Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Disk 1991
Elite (Rainbird version) Rainbird Atari ST 3.5 Disk 1992
UMS - The Universal Military Simulator Rainbird Commodore Amiga 3.5 Floppy Disk 1992

Information About Rainbird:

 

 

 

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH17319. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
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