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AtariST

Onslaught

Onslaught
GenreAction Adventure
Developer / PublisherRealms / Hewson
Released1989
Media1 x disk
Rating
Graphics:8.0
Sound:8.0
Gameplay:7.0
Overall:8.0
Reviewed byndial
Onslaught brings together furiously fast battling action and binds it up with a strategic map. It's good looking, sounds great but plays hard though! Released only for Commodore Amiga, Atari ST, PC and Sega Megadrive/Genesis.
 
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OnslaughtIn the Land of Gangore, a place of six separate kingdoms, you're a warrior with strength of an army, and an appetite for fame. The land is too hostile though, and every kingdom is under different rule and each with its own army trying to defeat and take over the surroundings. You start your quest by selecting one of the neighboring kingdoms to battle with. Each kingdom has its own ruler with his own special statistics. Your opponents also have a Wizard Lord rating to let you know how hard it will be to defeat each ruler in mind duels! Minions ranging from robbers to...undead, attacking in hordes on you! At each stage you must reach at the very left where your enemy's banner is held. During your quest, Magical relics and scrolls can be collected from fallen enemies, as well as weapons they drop which can be used too. Apart of the evil nasties, there are other dangers scattered around, such as... mines! As said, a mind duel will also have to be fought twice during the game. Fortunately the game offers a save-game feature otherwise this would be an almost impossible game to play!
Gameplay did not really appeal to me as it is not very original as it sounds while looking repetitive also. The play area is extremely clattered, making it difficult to see exactly what is going on, honestly! But still, the game worth a try, especially for people that loved arcade action games back to the late 80's.

Ok, graphics are of high standards, with well defined sprites and colorful backdrops using 40 colors on-screen in both ST (!) and Amiga versions. In fact, backdrops are TOO colorful and the play area is so much occupied at times, that makes gameplay...frustrating! There are several big explosions too, while sprites are nicely drawn and move fast. The backgrounds use a lot of coloring, which sometimes look awkward as there is NO color (gradient) smoothness. But still, impressive to watch... Both Amiga and ST look identical here!
Soundwise, the game sports a well composed introductory tune, while there are a few atmospheric in-game tunes along with sampled sound FX here (those are missing on the Amiga version!!!!). The music though is overlapped from the sounds FX due to the limited output channels of the ST sound hardware.
 
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Comparable platforms



37 colors
Commodore Amiga OCS/ECS



39 colors
Atari ST



227 colors
PC MS-DOS
 
Hardware information

Atari ST

Atari STCPU: Motorola 68000 16/32bit at 8mhz. 16 bit data bus/32 bit internal/24-bit address bus.
MEMORY: RAM 512KB (1MB for the 1040ST models) / ROM 192KB
GRAPHICS: Digital-to-Analog Converter of 3-bits, eight levels per RGB channel, featuring a 9-bit RGB palette (512 colors), 320x200 (16 color), 640x200 (4 color), 640x400 (monochrome). With special programming techniques could display 512 colors on screen in static images.
SOUND: Yamaha YM2149F PSG "Programmable Sound Generator" chip provided 3-voice sound synthesis, plus 1-voice white noise mono PSG. It also has two MIDI ports, and support mixed YM2149 sfx and MIDI music in gaming (there are several games supported this).
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The Atari ST (default) color palette
9-bit RGB 512-color palette
(16 on-screen and up to 512 in static image)
 
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