SOLUTION TO SPACE ACE
by Simon Clark
This solution has appeared before in the March 1991 issue of
"STupendous", the official magazine of the UK Atari ST Uers
Association. For address and membership fees, please refer to
this issue's "Did you know that..." article.
After Kimberley shouts "There's Borf's ship", move right then
instantly left then pull down.
When the space ships are at their highest point pull down then
when you get to the second rock push up.
When you start this game immediately hit right to back up then
when the robot's arm is up push left, then when Ace is about to
fall off the rock push left to jump to safety.
As soon as the ship is at its highest point push up "Easy her".
When the monster opens its jaws press the fire button.
You are on a broken bridge bit right to avoid the stomping
crusher then push up to jump across.
Push right when the platform rises up then quickly right again.
As the monster opens its jaws pull down to skid out of the way
then quickly right to miss being eaten.
Exactly the same as before but instead of pulling right now pull
Easy, just press fire when you see a tentacle coming from the
You are dropped to a bridge and two cats come for you. Just push
When you see some sort of big dogs behind you push up.
In this scene dogs come out at you from all directions except
from the right. Well, all you do is press right.
Push up as soon as you are on the floor and the dogs will get
You see two robots raise their guns at you, just pull right.
You are running down a hall. Pull left near the end.
You seem to be in another hall. Pull left to avoid the energy
You are at the last of the hall screens. Simply pull right to
avoid the energy bolts.
You see Borf's ship. Push up to jump on the ladder.
Borf raises his staff at you. Press your fire button. Borf will
try to do the same again. Press fire again. He will try again,
press fire again.
Press fire to block Borf's swing then pull right.
Ace nearly falls off the bridge. Press the fire button to block
Borf swings at you - push up. Then immediately after he swings
at you pull down again.
On this screen, go right to avoid Borf's cane. Then pull down
down to jump on his back.
You swing down on the rope. Don't move as yet.
As soon as the platform hits the scolding hot lava, pull right
and you will jump clear.
You are standing on a bridge and 2 monsters are about to pounce
on you. Just press fire.
You are on a bridge. Just press the fire button to avoid the
To avoid the first Phanto ray shot, pull right then when you
reach an intersection go left and you will turn down a path.
When you get to the third mirror, pull right.
As you look above yourself, pull left to push the mirror in
front of the Phanto ray, then pull right to jump to safety.
Now sit back and watch the end sequence. You've deserved it.
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