Game Classification

They Stole a Million Tigress Marketing, 39 Steps, 1986  

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

They Stole a Million They Stole a Million is a strategy computer game released by Ariolasoft in 1986. The objective of the game is, to plan robberies and finally conducting the crime. The player first purchases blueprints of the house where the soon-to-be stolen object is kept. Then several specialists can be hired, that disable alarms, open locks or drive the getaway car. [source:wikipedia]

You are Bidding on a Computer Cassette Game called:- 'They $tole A Million' - 'The Bo$$'.

This Computer Cassette Game is compatible with The 'Amstrad' C.P.C. 464,
'664' And '6128' Range Of Home Computers.

*** 'They $tole A Million' - 'The Bo$$' ***

You are 'The Boss'. A Small Time Crook with big ideas. You have decided to
get smart and give up Your life of petty larceny and start angling for some
bigger action. How-Ever, You really could do with some help. Your answer
comes whilst browsing through a copy of:- 'What Crime?' Magazine. At last
The Crime World has gone Computerised. Some enterprising Software
Engineers have Set-Up a Massive Database containing information on
potential targets, available hoodlums and available fences. All You need to Tap
In-To is a Computer and a copy of the 'S.W.A.G.' ('Software For Aspiring
Gangsters') Operating Disk. Quickly You ring them up and give them Your
(stolen) Credit Card Number and faster than You can say 'Book Him Danno',
You are sitting down at Your computer ready to plot Your first crime. You
will select Your own Team, plan Your crime with the aid of the On-Screen
Blueprint and finally enact the real thing exactly as You planned it except
that You Your-Self have to take part and who knows what kind of mistakes You
may make.

Full details of this Game, Keyboard Controls, are included with this Computer
Cassette Game.

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Amstrad CPC - Commodore 64 - ZX Spectrum