Crrrrasssshhl! The forked lightning flashes like a serpent's fiery tongue in the sky and the thunder roars like an angry bull as the dark, menacing structure of Castle Moulding comes into sight. "Come in, come in," beckons the ancient castle's aged master, "Ve vill have much fun tonight, for tonight eez Quadrant Night! Ah, ha-haha-haaa!
"Come, come, ve must go to ze games room, vere your challengers are vaiting. Everything you understand about ze original Quadrant remains the same. Eet eez a game for two to four players. You play in a large room, rilled viz precious diamonds, but also many dangers. There are blocks that your opponents can push into you, weapons they can find to kill you and other bonuses they can use to do such things as freeze you.
"Oere is also much you need to know about ze playing area. You have ze choice of playing in any of (our different zones, each viz two levels. All are filled viz difficulties. Dere are one-way conveyer belts, spikes and gates zat lock behind you. If you are not careful, you can get trapped and be at ze mercy of your enemies. You vill also den miss collecting ze diamonds, vich you need to become champion. Ze winner is ze one dat escapes alive viz ze greatest number of zese very precious stones.
"Now go, play! Eet eez a good game, you have my word, Dere is good music and presentation, but most of all great multi-player gameplay. Ok, ze graphics are crap, but ze only really bad zing about dis game is zat dere are only eight levels But den if you have not already zeen ze original, another eight await you and your friends. "Spiel, spiel, es ist viel spass! Ah-hahahahaaaa! Ah-ha-coouuugh:"
AMSTRAD ACTION n°110