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Future Wars: Adventures in Time

DOS - 1990

Also available on: Amiga - Atari ST - Sharp X68000

Alt names フューチャーウォーズ 時の冒険者, Les Voyageurs du Temps: La Menace, Future Wars: Toki no Bōkensha, Future Wars: Time Travellers
Year 1990
Platform DOS
Released in France, United States (1990)
United States (1992)
Genre Adventure
Theme Graphic Adventure, Puzzle elements, Sci-Fi / Futuristic
Publisher Delphine Software International, Interplay Productions, Inc.
Developer Delphine Software International
Perspective 3rd-Person
4.76 / 5 - 63 votes

Description of Future Wars: Adventures in Time

What an unlikely hero! You are a window cleaner. A common, little window cleaner. Yet you discover, more due to your notorious curiosity than by mistake, a time machine in your chiefs back office. Strange? Absolutely. Your adventure in the past and the future is about to begin. The quest? Four words: Evil aliens. Beautiful girl. Any questions?

Future Wars, Delphine Software's debut and first attempt at an adventure game, is a fun adventure controlled via a home-made point-and-click interface. A right click brings up the verb menu. After choosing one of the six commands, you point the mouse over the desired target and execute with a left click -- straight and simple.

Small objects are depicted by enlarged drawings -- once you found them. Pixel hunting is a very frequent sport in Future Wars, making the game extremely frustrating as you must move the mouse slowly across the screen, looking for 1x1-pixel objects you may have missed. Lazy players are punished with puzzle dead-ends. Fortunately, the plot is inventive enough to keep the players glued to the screen and forgive the game's quirks.

Overall, a worthy first release that bodes well for the company that would later be famous for excellent action/adventure games.

Review By HOTUD

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Comments and reviews

JP 2021-03-14 3 points

Kate - when you click 'download' the page with the download link also has the copy protection sheets under 'misc'

Kate 2019-11-13 2 points DOS version

What are the 2 colors I have to pick at the begining of the game?! I dont have a manual nothing I pick works

Snake 2019-11-04 4 points DOS version

One of my favorite games since I was a kid.

Chris 2017-06-11 2 points DOS version

So this game works flawlessly in DosBox...HOWEVER I am having a hard time getting the Mac to simulate simultaneous Right-Left mouse clicks to save or load a game.

BB 2017-02-08 -1 point

WOW, I played it when i was a child!! the graph looks pleasant even today)) as if some fashion-indi-nowday product))) and as for the story - it's great!!! F///K, it was 27 years ago!!!!

Snow 2012-08-15 0 point DOS version

Excellent ! Un des premiers point 'n click français.
L'ergonomie date un peu, mais quel jeu !
En France, ce jeu est plus connu sous le nom "Les Voyageurs du Temps"...

tforsaken 2012-07-31 -1 point DOS version

i rember this

Dave 2011-02-28 0 point DOS version


Dave 2011-02-28 2 points DOS version

This would have to be one of the best games of all time. The sci-fi atmosphere is gripping, legendary. I can't sing enough praises for the people who devised this story and put together this cinematic adventure story.

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