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Catacomb series

Group Description

Softdisk's series of fantasy maze-romping shooters built on the backs of their proto-iD contractors at Gamer's Edge, later installments of which burst from played-out Gauntlet-style 2D to cutting-edge Wolf3D-style first-person shooters.

Selected Covers

Catacombs Pack Macintosh Front Cover
Front cover for Catacombs Pack
Terror of the Catacombs DOS Front Cover
Front cover for Terror of the Catacombs
id Anthology DOS Front Cover
Front cover for id Anthology
Curse of the Catacombs DOS Front Cover
Front cover for Curse of the Catacombs
Catacomb 3-D DOS Front Cover
Front cover for Catacomb 3-D

Selected Screenshots

Gamer's Edge logo
Screenshot from The Catacomb Abyss
Graphics mode selection / Start screen (CGA)
Screenshot from Catacomb
The quest begins.
Screenshot from Terror of the Catacombs
The intro screen.  Select your difficulty.
Screenshot from Curse of the Catacombs
Title screen
Screenshot from Catacomb 3-D