Airborne Ranger (2nd Release) (C64, 5 1/4" Disk) Microprose - 1987 USA, Canada Release

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Airborne Ranger
Packaging cover Airborne Ranger.
Product ID 19703-141001
Product UPC 0197031410012
Platform(s) C64
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1987
Publisher(s) Microprose
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade, Fighting, Military Combat
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

More than just a great game... It's an adventure!

Call up your courage, your ingenuity and your aptitude... and all the cunning, dexterity and tactical expertise you can muster! You'll need it. The twelve desperate missions in this Microprose classic use them all. You'd better be at your very best.

Test yourself as one of America's elite fighting men. Embark on solo missions behind enemy lines- rescue hostages from a terrorist prison or infiltrate the HQ of an enemy unit. Whether starting an infiltration, search and destroy, rescue or sabotage mission, plan on plenty of heavy-hitting action!

Experts call it the Real Thing!

"Airborne Ranger follows the classic computer guidelines; easy to learn, challenging to play, and nearly impossible to master." - Columbia Daily Tribune, January 1988

"...outstanding graphics and animation ...a joy to play ...arcade action and strategy in just the right dose... An exceptional program that outshines all others." - A+ Rating, RUN, March 1988

"...the movement of soldiers and explosions is as good as most of what you've seen on coin-operated arcade games." - Compute!'s Gazette, May 1988

True-to-Life Features!

  • Sweat and shiver on 12 different missions in 3 regions of the world.
  • Discover full-scrolling, 3D animation and super color graphics.
  • 360 Degrees of action as you walk, run and crawl in 8 directions.
  • Meet and beat multiple challenges from multiple threats.
  • Fight the odds- robot minitanks, grenades, flamethrowers and more.

Real action, strategy and adventure to challenge the real you!

System Requirements

Required RAM 64K
Requires Joystick Yes

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Airborne Ranger. Retail Box back Airborne Ranger.



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