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SideWinder
OCS  Coin-Op - Arcadia
SideWinder - Double Barrel Screenshot
Information 8 reviews 1 manual Cheatcode 4 weblinks
80 screenshots 2 boxscans 2 diskscans 1 miscshot 1 conversion 6 gamemaps
Information
Year of the first release1988LicenseCommercial
Number of disks (or CD)1PublisherArcadia (Mastertronic) - USA
Mastertronic - Rest of the World
Number max of players2Budget publisherCU Amiga [EMAP] - Worldwide
Simultaneous max players1DeveloperSynergistic
LanguageEnglish
ArtistsCoder : Darrin Massena
Coder : Hayes Haugen
Graphician : Jonathan Sposato
Graphician : Michael Ormsby
Graphician : Robert C. Clardy (Bob Clardy)
Musician : David Whittaker
Language in manualEnglish
HardwareOCS
Amiga original gameno
Have cheatcodeyes
Have SPS releaseyes
WHD installyesWHD information
AuthorsCFOU!
Wepl
Updated  2010-11-07 19:24:38
HD installnoHD notes
Genre
CategoryShooter
SubcategoryShooter - Shoot 'Em Up
Dimension2D
ScrolltypeScrolling - Vertical
ThemeDisaster - Apocalypse
ThemeFuturistic
ThemeScience Fiction - Aliens
ThemeWar - Futuristic
ViewpointTop Down
Conversion hardwareArcade
Atari ST/E
PC (DOS)
Tandy PC/IBM PCjr
Conversion notes

Based on 1988 Arcadia coin-op. 
PC versions: EGA, Tandy

N.B. Not related to the NES game of the same name.

Classic compilationAwesome Arcade Action Pack Volume 1
Relationshipis a precursor to SideWinder II
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Rarity: One version is common, at least one other version is rare One version is common, at least one other version is rareOne version is common, at least one other version is rare
Notes:  

[1] Coding by Darrin Massena and Hayes Haugen. Graphics by Jonathan Sposato; additional gfx by Michael Ormsby and Robert C. Clardy. Music by David Whittaker.

[2] Magazine Publisher: CU Amiga-64, Feb 1989 [download HERE].


TRIVIA: The brilliant loading soundtrack to SIDEWINDER by David Whittaker is a remake of the music he previously composed for 8-bit isometric shoot 'em-up PANTHER (see HERE for an 8- vs 16-bit musical comparison).



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