Ransack! is a new game for the ABBUC Software Contest 2014.
Ransack! was originally written by Peter Scott for the BBC Micro in 1987.
This version was ported and enhanced for the Atari 8-bit by Jose Pereira and Lyren "Xuel" Brown.
Game Play Video
Space - Start / Bomb
Trigger - Start / Fire
Joystick - Left / Right
Escape - Leave current game
S - Turn on sound (hiscore screen)
Q - Turn off sound (hiscore screen)
Keyboard - Hiscore Entry
- Maintain possession of the best weapons
- Use bombs at opportune moments
Atari Version Enhancements
- More colors
- Graphics tweaks
- Optimized for 50 FPS
Peter Scott, original author of Ransack
xxl for BBC Micro tips
phaeron for Altirra and VirtualDub
fox for xasm
fox for inflate
Tebe/Madteam for Graph2Fnt