Digital Review

Tempest 2000

An update of the arcade shooting classic, Tempest 2000 is multimedia in the truest sense, with psychedelic graphics, a CD-quality soundtrack, breathy voice samples (the words superzapper recharge have never sounded more erotic), even text that scrolls past at dizzying speeds. The one weakness is the often-unresponsive Jaguar control pad. A-

Originally posted May 20, 1994 Published in issue #223 May 20, 1994 Order article reprints