Game Classification

Pop Stars Hellenic Software, Sinclair User, 1991  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Pop Stars Pop Stars is a single player free-ware Sliding block / tile puzzle game written for the Sinclair User magazine.

The story behind the game is that a military dictator of a middle eastern country has kidnapped six pop stars. The player takes the role of a secret agent who must free the prisoners by hacking into the dictators computer. Computer security is tight, it is protected by six fiendish sliding block puzzles.

The game first gives a brief description of a pop star who was around in the early 1990's. It then displays a picture which is then broken into small squares and jumbled up. It is the player's task to re-assemble the picture before the timer counts down to zero.Level 1 shows Kylie Minogue and while reassembling her picture the game plays a version of one of her early hits 'Locomotion'. [source:mobygames]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : ZX Spectrum