DOS - 1991
Description of Hyperspeed
In 1991, MicroProse Software, Inc. publishes Hyperspeed, a flight, sci-fi / futuristic game for the DOS system. Offering simulation genre, it is now an abandonware.
Lightspeed and Hyperspeed are without a doubt two of the most underrated space sims of all time designed by celebrated Gunship 2000and F-15 Strike Eagle III designer Andy Hollis. Although billed as "adventure/strategy" games, they are actually space sims with some adventure game elements. Still, categorization quibbles can't hide the fact that they are two of the very best-- with fluid animations, cool ships, and great interface.
In all, great space exploration sims that follow in the venerable Elite tradition. Highly recommended.
Review By HOTUD
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Comments and reviews
JAY DEE 2014-10-28 0 point
No,same problem,change it back.at least then those with manuals can play.anyone found a good manual for this?
JAY DEE 2014-10-22 0 point
running hyperpeed.bat dosn't work,it still asks questions from the second half of the manual and if you get them wrong it still runs but you can't access the nav screen(n key)so you're stuck.i'm using d-fend by the way
admin 2014-10-14 0 point
@GUEST It's why you have the crack into the game archive ;) Run "hyperspd.bat"
Guest 2014-10-13 0 point
Cant get past the copyprotection and the manual is not helpful for finding the correct words :/
Bohabhazard 2014-09-16 0 point
Funny, every time I load the Game, when it goes to the Main Menu it automatically clicks on Enter New Cluster, I don't get it.
Split 2014-01-18 0 point
I have the original manual. All 112 pages. If there is still any interest, I can get screen shots or scans of all of the pages, as having a word doc doesnt really help with finding the word on a specific line. Freenbeen@gmail.com; let me know. Thanks all! I'm having a blast in the Ragnarok Cluster.
breech 2013-09-19 0 point
I found the dox!
cd.textfiles dot com / ccbgames1994 / cheat/lightfix dot zip
mote 2013-07-17 0 point
The copy protection asks for words from sections of the manual that are not there. For instance "Section 7.1.6" - but the manual only goes up to section 4.9.
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