Defender of the Crown, ZX Spectrum

A very good 1989 homebrew conversion of Cinemaware‘s classic Defender of the Crown, programmed by The Cat, from Hungary.

It has all the basic ingredients of Defender of the Crown – the Risk-style strategy game; the horses; the tournaments, and the castle raids – but it does lack the cut scenes. The fight sequences are also a bit pathetic. Otherwise: it’s a reasonable attempt and is quite playable.

Also on The King of Grabs: Cinemaware Week

More: Defender of the Crown on Wikipedia

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