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The Hunt for Red October (Amiga)

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In this adaptation of Tom Clancy's popular novel, you play the part of Captain Marko Ramius attempting to defect to the US. Once into the Atlantic, you must rendezvous with the US Navy and fake the destruction of the Red October. Your crew is not aware of the defection -- but the Soviet Navy is, and will try to stop you at any cost.


The Hunt for Red October Amiga Periscope view
The Hunt for Red October Amiga Strategic map
The Hunt for Red October Amiga Title screen
The Hunt for Red October Amiga Close up map

Alternate Titles

  • "Jagd auf Roter Oktober" -- German title

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The Press Says

Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft 1990 68 out of 100 68
Amiga Joker Mar, 1991 56 out of 100 56
Power Play Dec, 1987 5.5 out of 10 55


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This game was based solely on the Tom Clancy novel -- the movie didn't exist until 1990.
POMAH (31333) added The Hunt for Red October (Amiga) on Feb 11, 2003
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