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[41m[32m DEEP CORE [0m
[1m2480 AD 9.30 Pm:[0m
In the cold silence of space surrounding the planet Earth.
[1mTB6 Satellite Report 9,30.16 Pm:[0m
Close encounters entering inner Orbit CQ3P,Counting.
TB8 Satellite Report 9.32.52 Pm:
Unidentified object located.
Speed: 296 m/s
Data: 2516 M2
[1mTB6 Satellite Report 9.33.12 Pm:[0m
Object Separated (Spec./Moment2)
Mothership located in new course (Orbit CQ3V)
Droid entering atmosphere, Counting 9.33.48
[1mNaval Head Quarters Arizona, USA:[0m
"Droid located on main radar.", "Stand by M/S Hurricane."
Navy Carrier M/S HURRICANE, Indian Ocean:
"Standing by Arizona"
[1mNaval Head Quarters:[0m
"As we expected, she is going down in the Indian Ocean.
She is yours Hurricane"
"We got her on the grid display.", "Sending two F14 fighters to locate."
[1mF14 Pilot Roy McCoy:[0m
"Captain, she vanished in the ocean." Cptn. Dawnrazor, a veteran with
decorations to his ears, is quietly asleep at home in his flat
in Detroit and unaware of his destiny. 1.30 Am the phone starts ringing.
"Dawnrazor? U.S. Navy Commander Jack Upton speaking. We have an
emergency over here and it requires your presence".
"Hm, what is going on?" Commander Upton starts to explain the
evening's earlier events and that the droid seems to have docked at an
underwater nuclear research base, located 20.000 feet deep.
"We have now lost all radio contact with the staff in
the research base and I am afraid that the last thing we heard from them
was something about aliens turning the defence system against them.. I'm
not sure what really has happened down there but the oxygen seems to be
"And what do you expect from me?"
"You know me Dawnrazor. I won't leave you alone until
you accept this one and besides you owe me one! We simply don't have
anybody else in the force with your experience and ..."
"Allright, Allright, Aaaaalright! I will do it on one
condition, that we are even after this one."
"Be careful, we don't really know what it is down there!"
Insert disk 1 (boot disk) in diskdrive DFO: and follow on screen
instructions. An animated loading introduction will appear after
the game logo has been displayed. If desired, you can skip the loading
introduction by double clicking the joystick button when the game logo
Press Fire: to Start Game or Space: to view the Option Screen
Password: After each section of 3 levels is completed a password
is received. The password can be entered in the option screen.
Demo mode: If this option is chosen the game (snap shots) will run
automatically when start game is selected.
Intro Music: This option
allows you to toggle between two different tunes. To be able to hear the
selected tune you will have to return to the title screen.
Joystick Up/Left: Jump Left Joystick Up/Right: Jump Right
Joystick Up: Jump
Joystick Left: Walk/Turn Left Joystick Right: Walk/Turn Right
Joystick Down: Duck
Joystick Down/Left: Turn Left Joystick Down/Right: Turn Right
Fire Button: Fire/shoot (If held, releases Mega Blasts)
[1mIN GAME INSTRUCTIONS:[0m
Shows Dawnrazor's energy. Will decrease
when hit by enemies. Can be refilled by collecting energy Icons. When
empty, one life is lost.
Decreases constantly as Dawnrazor needs oxygen to breathe. Refill by
collecting oxygen Icons. When empty, one life is lost.
A,B,C,D keys are necessary to open locked doors (A,B,C,D).
Mega weapon which, when released, causes damage to all enemies
Collect to gain bonus points or shoot to discover hidden points
of oxygen icons.
3 extra lives can be carried at the same time. If additional extra
lives are collected when no space is left, these will be lost.
Dawnrazor will restart from the last entered elevator. Always use
elevators as you progress through the game as Dawnrazor will be
replaced closer to the last position this way.
Enter elevators by positioning Dawnrazor in front of the door
move joystick up and press fire button.
End of level elevators are only accessible if the right key is found.
This key can be found somewhere in the current level.
Doors open/close automatically with the exception of locked doors
which need certain keys (A,B,C,D) to open. Doors can be jammed but with
Dawnrazor's firepower there should not be any problem.
If icons are dropped by enemies/droids, these will
disappear after approx. 5 sec. Objects/lcons located on screen (not
dropped by enemies) will remain.
Dawnrazor can use 6 different weapon systems with different
advantages/disavantages. Each of these systems can be expanded or
switched by collecting weapon icons.
Use the Escape key (esc) to quit the current level.
This way you will return to the title screen.
The following order is used:
Score: Inventory: Energy/Oxygen Bars: Lives:
A maximum of 3 icons can be carried at the same time
(keys & mega blasts) and a maximum of 3 extra lives.
[3mEdited by Hexaae (October 2019)