Download The Gold of the Aztecs

More than 29300 old games to download for free!

The Gold of the Aztecs

DOS - 1990

Also available on: Amiga - Atari ST

Year 1990
Platform DOS
Released in France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom (1990)
United States (1991)
Brazil (1992)
Genre Action
Publisher U.S. Gold Ltd.
Developer Kinetica Software
Perspective Side view
4.45 / 5 - 11 votes

Description of The Gold of the Aztecs

Another Atari/Amiga hit that failed to attract PC gamers' attention. Gold of the Aztecs is a fun action/adventure game set in South America.

The mundane plot casts you as another unfortunate pilot-turned-adventurer who crash-landed in the jungle, destined to discover ancient Aztec treasure on your way to freedom. The game is played from a typical side-scrolling view with some novel features. For instance, unexpected enemies (e.g. a huge elephant, or cannibals) will appear if you dally too long. The weapons are few, but reasonably realistic, and once you discover Aztec ruins, you will have access to some interesting mythical weapons and items.

The adventure elements of the game, while exist, are not as developed as, say, Silmarils' underrated Le Fetiche Maya. Puzzles that require inventory items are far too easy to solve, and most of your time will be spent on figuring out how to deal with various nasties anyway. Although numerous, the enemies appear quite realistically (i.e. you won't get run over by hordes of elephants that appear all at once, and cannibals have believable attacks). Sometimes you must figure out how to kill an enemy by observing their movements-- this is similar to Out of This World, and a lot of fun.

Overall, if you like action games with some adventure elements, Gold of the Aztecs is one of the better ones you will find. Recommended!

Review By HOTUD

External links

Comments and reviews

There is no comment nor review for this game at the moment.

Write a comment

Share your gamer memories, help others to run the game or comment anything you'd like. If you have trouble to run The Gold of the Aztecs, read the abandonware guide first!

 

Download The Gold of the Aztecs

We may have multiple downloads for few games when different versions are available. Also, we try to upload manuals and extra documentation when possible. If you have additional files to contribute or have the game in another language, please contact us!

DOS Version

Amiga ROM

Atari ST ROM

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Hi-Res Adventure #2: The Wizard and the Princess abandonware
Hi-Res Adventure #2: The Wizard and the PrincessDOS, C64, Atari 8-bit, Apple II, FM-7, PC-881982
Wizardry: Knight of Diamonds - The Second Scenario abandonware
Wizardry: Knight of Diamonds - The Second ScenarioDOS, C64, Apple II, FM-7, PC-88, PC-981987
Akalabeth: World of Doom abandonware
Akalabeth: World of DoomApple II1980
Mutant Penguins abandonware
Mutant PenguinsDOS, Jaguar1996
BattleTech: A Game of Armored Combat abandonware
BattleTech: A Game of Armored CombatGenesis1994
Vulcan Venture abandonware
Vulcan VentureSharp X68000, TurboGrafx CD1992

Ad Consent Terms About Contact FAQ Useful links Contribute Taking screenshots How to play

MyAbandonware utopiaweb