DOS - 1993
Also available on: Amiga
Description of Aufschwung Ost
Sunflowers' first game, Aufschwung Ost is a nice political business simulation/strategy game with a touch of SimCity.
The game takes place in Eastern Germany after the reunification. You must define and enact diplomatic, economic, and social policies in an attempt to remain in power as long as possible and quell all uprising.
Overall, an interesting idea, but gameplay could have been a bit more varied. Recommended for fans of political sims who prefer actual historical context to abstract sims (e.g. Balance of Power). Fans of "realistic" conflict simulations e.g. Virgin's masterpiece Conflict: Middle East Political Simulator will probably be disappointed at the game's simple black-and-white nature, though.
Note: The in-game text is in German. Try to run the game with a slow-down util, especially if it doesn't start and quits with a runtime error.
Review By HOTUD
Comments and reviews
StillHere 2013-11-04 3 points DOS version
Wirklich ein tolles Spiel! Hab ich immer in der Bibliothek nach der Schule gezockt. Empfehlenswert auf jeden Fall :D
A really nice game. I played it as a child at the public library after school. Very recommendable :D
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 Aufschwung Ost, read the abandonware guide first!
Download Aufschwung Ost
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!
- Year: 1993
- Publisher: Bomico Entertainment Software GmbH
- Developer: Sunflowers Interactive Entertainment Software GmbH