Full title
Arcade Game: Shoot-em-up
Ocean Software Ltd  UK
Erbe Software S.A.  Spain
IBSA  Spain
The Hit Squad  UK
Sean Pearce  UK
David Lyttle  UK
Simon Butler  UK
Mark R. Jones  UK
Andy Sleigh  UK
David Whittaker  UK
Machine type
ZX-Spectrum 48K/128K
Number of players
Interface 2 (right)
Redefineable keys
Message language


Filename Size Type Origin Year 118kb Tape image (TZX) Original release (O) 1988 116kb Tape image (TZX) Original release (O) 1988 67kb Tape image (TZX) Original release (O) 1988
Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.) Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.) 112kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1988
Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.) Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.) 63kb Tape image (TAP) Re-release (R) 1988
Platoon(IBSA) Platoon(IBSA) 63kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1988
Platoon(TheHitSquad) Platoon(TheHitSquad) 67kb Tape image (TZX) Re-release (R) 1990 74kb Snapshot image 1988 33kb Snapshot image 1988
Platoon.pdf Platoon.pdf 298kb Instructions
Platoon.txt Platoon.txt 15kb Instructions
Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).txt Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).txt 13kb Instructions
Platoon_Level1.jpg Platoon_Level1.jpg 75kb Game map
Platoon_Level3_2.jpg Platoon_Level3_2.jpg 51kb Game map
Platoon_Level3.jpg Platoon_Level3.jpg 163kb Game map
Platoon_Level2.jpg Platoon_Level2.jpg 71kb Game map
Platoon_Level2+3.jpg Platoon_Level2+3.jpg 197kb Game map
Platoon_Level1+2.jpg Platoon_Level1+2.jpg 219kb Game map
Platoon_3.jpg Platoon_3.jpg 1017kb Game map
Platoon_2.png Platoon_2.png 254kb Game map
Platoon.jpg Platoon.jpg 404kb Game map
Platoon.scr Platoon.scr 7kb Loading screen
Platoon.gif Platoon.gif 5kb Running screen
Platoon_Front.jpg Platoon_Front.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
383kb Inlay - Front
Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.)_2.jpg Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.)_2.jpg 44kb Inlay - Front
Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg 61kb Inlay - Front
Platoon(IBSA).jpg Platoon(IBSA).jpg 87kb Inlay - Front
Platoon(HitSquad).jpg Platoon(HitSquad).jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
455kb Inlay - Front
Platoon_Back.jpg Platoon_Back.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
484kb Inlay - Back
Platoon(HitSquad)_Back.jpg Platoon(HitSquad)_Back.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
323kb Inlay - Back
Platoon_Tape.jpg Platoon_Tape.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
84kb Media scan
Platoon_Tape_2.jpg Platoon_Tape_2.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
92kb Media scan
Platoon(MOVIECOLLECTION09-Platoon)(HitSquad)_Tape.jpg Platoon(MOVIECOLLECTION09-Platoon)(HitSquad)_Tape.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
81kb Media scan 5kb Ripped in-game/theme music in AY format 4609kb Sampled in-game/theme music in MP3 format
Platoon_Storyboard2.jpg Platoon_Storyboard2.jpg 105kb Game additional material 67kb Disk image Original release (O) 1988
Platoon(BUGFIX) Platoon(BUGFIX) 65kb BUGFIX tape image 1988
Platoon_Competition.jpg Platoon_Competition.jpg 200kb ?
Platoon_Photo.jpg Platoon_Photo.jpg 385kb ?
Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs1.jpg Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs1.jpg 92kb Game additional material
Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs2.jpg Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs2.jpg 124kb Game additional material
Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs3.jpg Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs3.jpg 118kb Game additional material
Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs4.jpg Platoon_ProposedGameSpecs4.jpg 85kb Game additional material
Platoon_Storyboard1.jpg Platoon_Storyboard1.jpg 82kb Game additional material
Platoon_Storyboard5.jpg Platoon_Storyboard5.jpg 295kb Game additional material
Platoon_Poster.jpg Platoon_Poster.jpg
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
989kb Poster
Platoon_Storyboard3.jpg Platoon_Storyboard3.jpg 286kb Game additional material
Platoon_Storyboard4.jpg Platoon_Storyboard4.jpg 308kb Game additional material
Platoon (1988)(Ocean Software).pok Platoon (1988)(Ocean Software).pok
(hosted on Spectrum Computing)
1019b POK pokes file
Platoon_Storyboard7.jpg Platoon_Storyboard7.jpg 129kb Game additional material
Platoon_Storyboard6.jpg Platoon_Storyboard6.jpg 304kb Game additional material
Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg Platoon(ErbeSoftwareS.A.).jpg 237kb Advertisement

Release History

Type Date Price Publisher ISBN Pages
Original release (O) 1988 £9.95 (RRP) Ocean Software Ltd
Original release (O) 1988 £9.95 (RRP) Ocean Software Ltd
Original release (O) 1988 £9.95 (RRP) Ocean Software Ltd
Original release (O) 1988 £9.95 (RRP) Ocean Software Ltd
Re-release (R) 1988 875.00Ptas (RRP) Erbe Software S.A.
Re-release (R) 1988 875.00Ptas (RRP) Erbe Software S.A.
Re-release (R) 1988 IBSA
Re-release (R) 1990 £2.99 (RRP) The Hit Squad