Game Classification

Superman: The Man of Steel Tynesoft Computer Software, Tynesoft Computer Software, 1989  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Licensed title


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

Superman: The Man of Steel In this action game made under licensed from D.C. Comics, Inc. and First Star Software, Inc., you play as Superman on his mission to save kidnapped Lois Lane and all humankind from two super villains, Darkseid and Lex Luthor.

The gameplay consists of different action-oriented sections including 3D flying, overhead vertical scrolling and side scrolling. Sections are linked by comic book graphics telling the story. Player controls the Superman on the game levels and use one of his four superpowers to defeat the opponents. Power energy is exhausted with its use and it should be regenerated. Collision with opponents may lead to life energy decrease. Top scores will be stored when game is over. [source:mobygames]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Amiga - Amstrad CPC - Apple II - Atari ST - Commodore 64 - PC (Dos) - Acorn Electron - MSX - ZX Spectrum