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Empire!

DOS - 1988

Also available on: Commodore 64 - Amstrad CPC

Alt name Star Empire
Year 1988
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Action
Theme Sci-Fi / Futuristic
Publisher First Row Software Publishing, Inc.
Perspectives 1st-Person, Top-Down
Dosbox support Supported on 0.61
5 / 5 - 1 vote

Description of Empire!

One of the rarest games ever made - for PC and other 8-bit systems - is First Row's first release, and one of the first "space opera" adventure games that StarFlight would take to new heights.

In Star Empire, you basically pilot a starship from an overhead perspective, shooting baddies and taking various missions on cue from the game. Game mechanics is very simple, and vector graphics makes it look like a souped-up version of Space War. Still, as a pioneer of space adventure games, Star Empire deserves its place in the annals of computer gaming - although its influence is debatable because the game is so obscure, even in 1988.

Recommended as a nostalgic trip for die-hard fans of space games.

Review By HOTUD

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admin 2017-05-02 0 point

@JMM: thanks, deleted the other one

JMM 2017-05-01 0 point DOS version

You have the game duplicated here: http://www.myabandonware.com/game/empire-5s

Note that the DOS release is from 1988 and the name is Empire! with the exclamation mark, so this is the right entry and the one I linked is wrong both in year and name.

Other platforms have other release years.

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