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You play professor Alan Russell, an eco-activist who was offered by a company named Subtech to design Biosphere 4. Biospheres are large complexes holding artificial ecosystems. Russell wanted to develop a synthetic plant that could efficiently transform CO2 into oxygen. But those plants soon turn to be killers: they can move and suck CO2 from the lungs of human beings. Russell opposes any further works connected to those plants, but Subtech continues the researches and is unable to prevent a disaster...

Russell is trapped in Biosphere 4 and has to find his way out. There are four ecosystems ("biomes") in Biosphere 4: rainforest, savannah, ocean, and accelerated evolution. Russell has to overcome all obstacles and to stay alive in this bizarre world.

Biosys is an adventure game with simulation elements. You control the environment in the artificial world, but you also have to take care of your own condition. You must drink, eat, and sleep. Different kinds of nutrition will have different effects upon you, your condition will change depending on where you decided to sleep, etc. The rest is standard puzzle-solving gameplay: finding items, operating switches, etc.

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Biosys Windows Better not blow an important fuse -- a spare could be really hard to find.
Biosys Windows The basement holds more precise sensors for the environment.
Biosys Windows Underground air duct. You saw this in the flashbacks of the introduction video, maybe you should find a way in?
Biosys Windows The elevators lead you down to the maintenance level.

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Pelit Apr, 1999 85 out of 100 85
PC Games (Germany) Feb, 1999 74 out of 100 74
GameStar (Germany) Mar, 1999 70 out of 100 70
Spel för Alla May, 1999 7 out of 10 70
PC Joker Feb, 1999 70 out of 100 70
PC Player (Germany) Feb, 1999 67 out of 100 67
All Game Guide 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Bravo Screenfun Mar, 1999 3 out of 6 60

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Unicorn Lynx (174028) added Biosys (Windows) on Sep 08, 2003