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3D Tanx

A very early Spectrum game, and written by Don Priestley, who would later write acclaimed games such as Trapdoor.


The game has the player taking control of an anti tank gun, who must stop an advancing division of tanks from crossing a bridge, the gun needs to be elevated to fire successfully on the four different plains, the advance can be slowed by disabling tanks on the bridge, causing others to jam up behind them, needing to fire on their own to clear them.

The player must also dodge the fire coming from the bridge.


Platform : ZX Spectrum
Format : Cassette
Publisher : Dktronics
Authors : Don Priestley
Date : 1982

Other Software by Dktronics:

Item Manufacturer Platform Format Date
3D3D DKtronics Sinclair ZX81 Cassette Unknown
Space Invaders DKtronics Sinclair ZX81 Cassette Unknown
3D Tanx Dktronics ZX Spectrum Cassette 1982
Meteoroids Dktronics ZX Spectrum Cassette 1982
3D Tanx Dktronics Commodore 64 Cassette 1983
Jawz Dktronics ZX Spectrum Cassette 1983
Alien Rescue Dktronics Commodore 64 Cassette 1983
Dictator Dktronics Commodore 64 Cassette 1985

Information About Dktronics:




This exhibit has a reference ID of CH8228. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.
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