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Earthrise

DOS - 1990

Alt name Earthrise: A Guild Investigation
Year 1990
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Adventure
Theme Sci-Fi / Futuristic
Publisher Interstel Corporation
Perspective 3rd-Person
Dosbox support Fully supported on 0.65
4.4 / 5 - 5 votes

Description of Earthrise

In Matt Gruson's first adventure game, you play an astronaut / scientist who is rudely awaken from cryo sleep by the ship's alarm. Explore a deserted space station overtaken by weird aliens and avert an asteroid's crash collision with the earth.

Overall, a great adventure game reminiscent of Sierra's AGI classics (Police Quest 1, etc.) The game is fairly long and has a tough time constaint (the station will blow up if left alone), but the puzzles are logical and fun. Two thumbs up!

Review By HOTUD

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Cedric 2024-03-13 0 point

The manual for this game is now finally online. https://archive.org/details/earthrise-1990-interstel-corporation-manual

JB 2019-10-01 1 point

It's really enjoyable to play, too!

Matt G 2016-01-23 22 points

Really enjoyed authoring this game, back when you didn't need a team of 50 people and $2M to make computer game. Assembly language to create the graphics and sound -- you had to know how to talk to the chips back then. Programming down to the metal is a lost art.

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