Download Total Eclipse

More than 10800 old games to download for free!

Total Eclipse

DOS - 1989

Also available on: Amiga - Amstrad CPC - Commodore 64

Year
Platform
DOS
Released in
United States
Genre
Action
Theme
Detective / Mystery, Egypt, Puzzle-Solving, Real-Time
Publisher
Spotlight Software
Developer
Major Developments
Perspective
1st-Person
4.75 / 5 - 8 votes

Description of Total Eclipse

After whisking the players to far-flung galaxies in the excellent Space Station Oblivion (a.k.a. Driller) and Dark Side, Incentive brought their revolutionary Freescape 3D engine to breath life into ancient Egypt.

Legend has it that Ra, the God of Sun, had placed a convenient curse upon his people: if the sun's rays to his shrine atop the pyramid are blocked by anything during daylight hours, he would obliterate the earth. The trouble, of course, is that thousands of years later you've just discovered that there will be a total eclipse of the sun in two hours-- that is, therefore, the amount of time you have to race the fiendish mazes inside the pyramid to find Ra's shrine and prevent the catastrophe.

Of course, what's a pyramid without hidden treasure to plunder? To that end, Total Eclipse is full of treasure for the taking, and your final score is based on the amount of loot you've managed to get as well as whether or not you have indeed saved the world. You are equipped with a revolver (with unlimited bullets), a wristwatch that ticks ominously towards the end of the world, a water bottle which you will need to fill constantly to satisfy your thirst.

Despite a more interactive environment, this is a much more difficult games than Incentive's previous offerings and may leave a beginner frustrated. Patience to map the maze-like environs is a must in this one. Recommended, but not for the faint of heart or anyone who's unwilling to sacrifice hours to get lost in desolate ancient ruins.

Review By HOTUD

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 Total Eclipse, read the abandonware guide first!

 

Download Total Eclipse

We may have multiple downloads for few games when different versions are available. Also, we try to upload manuals and extra documentations when possible. If the manual is missing and you own the original manual, please contact us!

Just one click to download at full speed!

DOS version

Amiga version

Amstrad CPC version

Commodore 64 version

Similar games

Fellow retro gamers also downloaded these games:

Wizardry: Knight of Diamonds - The Second Scenario abandonware
DOS, Apple II, C64, NES, PC-881987
Worms abandonware
DOS, Amiga, Mac1995
Prince of Persia abandonware
DOS, Amiga, Mac, Amstrad CPC, Apple II, NES1990

Terms About Contact Link to us FAQ Useful links Contribute Taking screenshots How to play

MyAbandonware utopiaweb