X-COM: Terror from the Deep
DOS - 1995
Description of X-COM: Terror from the Deep
A must-have for any strategy and wargame lovers, Terror from the deep is quite similar to UFO, but have more various sceneries, is more complexity and a bigger longevity. This X-COM got more plans, more guns, bewitching music and formidable AI (too much sometime). Some bad points: interception phases can be laborious sometime, the game interface is still messy and the game is not in S-VGA!
Tons of time is necessary to play it, beware!
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Comments and reviews
Nikki 2015-03-08 -2 points
The PSX version was PAL-only, so it would make sense to have an Italian option. Can't speak for the Dos, though.
gohulface 2015-02-22 -2 points
is the game even in Italian? i had it for PS1 and the game had italian language, but i bought it on steam the other day and there isn't the italian language....
DERFUHRER 2015-01-14 -20 points
Fegelein! Why didn't you add our swastika and they whole Third Reich army on it! We could exterminate all those aliens like what we did with those Jeaws!
vchef66 2015-01-08 -2 points
I played this when i was released... such an awesome game... nothing like it sense.. was a cool concept.... those aliens are a bitch... be careful aaghghghghg
musket577 2014-01-28 -4 points
HOW DO YOU MAKE THE GAMES WORK????
There is NO SUCH THING as a SOUND BLASTER!!!! Not anymore....
Geneslicer 2013-12-08 -2 points
just buy it on steam for £3 and wait till openxcom bring out opentftd
DPtheOG 2013-12-02 1 point
Got this in college when it was new, and played it for 2000+ tactical missions. Amazing I didn't get all D's those two years.
InnerDemise 2013-10-11 0 point
I haven't played this game in many years and just wanted a good old blast from the past.
Seushimare 2013-10-11 0 point
the best advice would be for you to get windows based MS-DOS emulator. im using DOSBOX and the game works fine with it, just read readme included with this software. its simple and easy and works for anyone.
YourNeighborhoodFriendlyGeek 2013-08-10 0 point
you could also make a dos boot disk, put the game's files on another, boot from the disk and play it that way... although the sound would be messed up and on new pc's it would be waaaaay too fast.
Gybyterian 2013-03-07 0 point
@weynerest: First grab the patch (http://www.strategycore.co.uk/files/tftd-2.1/), then extract it somewhere.
Ignore TFTDCD files. Copy only TFTDHD folder, TFTDHD.EXE and UPDATE.COM files into your game directory. Double click on TFTDHD.EXE and when it finish extracting data, run DosBox, navigate to your game directory, type in command line: UPDATE HD and press enter.
You will see the process of updating.
waynerest 2013-03-07 0 point
Gybyterian, can you share what and how to patch it to v2.1?
Gybyterian 2013-05-02 0 point
Also, remember guys to patch it to v2.1, I had to do it because I could't research magnetic navigation. Patch solves so many bugs.
@Emmanuel Goldstein: If you have problems with speed of the game, configure DoxBox to your liking. This worked for me:
Change number of cycles if needed.
Gybyterian 2013-02-28 0 point
I've tried many versions of xcom2, and always there were some issues. This one however runs like a dream!
Smoijuto 2013-02-11 0 point
When I try to unzip it, it gives me something about encryption. I am uneasy to hit yes, what do I do?
Dice 2012-11-30 0 point
Emmanuel Goldstein had that problem too. Either run it in DosBox or pick up the X-com Collector's Edition. I did both.
Emmanuel Goldstein 2012-10-29 0 point
I love this game but I'm having a problem in the battle screen-- the mouse zooms around super fast-- I don't know how to slow it down... anyone have this problem?
PLOP 2012-10-17 0 point
I love this game. i playing thig game for about 10 years and it is still very fun!!! i enjoj everytime i launch it!!!
gingerdruid 2012-10-15 0 point
LOL welcome to steam they can sell the download if you want and you know tons of steam-users will buy it,
Robbie 2012-06-28 0 point
Use D-fend to play roms, just drag and drop the zip file on it and it work automaticly
Greybladedrago 2012-04-08 0 point
it doesnt seem to work on my windows 7 64bit what do i use to play??
crewenipple 2011-11-12 -1 point
how do i start playing this, i cant seem to work it out. im on windows xp
blabla again 2011-11-01 0 point
none of them, it's a *.bat file (a script)... I've almost forgotten how DOS works...
admin 2011-05-16 0 point
Changed the game archive, this is now the international version of the game ! Enjoy and thanks for the feedback.
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