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Battle Isle (DOS)

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Description

On the distant planet Chromos, the Drullian people fight the forces of Skynet-Titan, an AI out of control. The player has to lead the Drull armies to victory in several battles.

A turn-based strategy game. The screen is split in two, one half for each player. While the first player can move his units, the other can attack and vice versa.

There are 16 levels to play against the computer and another 16 for 2 player competitive play.

Screenshots

Battle Isle DOS Planet Chromos (EGA)
Battle Isle DOS A map
Battle Isle DOS Planets (EGA)
Battle Isle DOS Moving a plane.

Alternate Titles

  • "Battle Isle: Air-Land-Sea Strategy" -- Tag-lined title

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The Press Says

PC Joker Jan, 1992 88 out of 100 88
Power Play Dec, 1991 85 out of 100 85
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) May, 1992 10 out of 12 83
Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft 1993 83 out of 100 83
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Nov, 1992 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
The DOS Spirit Nov 09, 2009 3 out of 6 50

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Trivia

Atari ST port

Advertising as well as instructions contained in manuals for the game suggest a port was in development for the Atari ST family of computers, there was even a test of a preview in The One for ST Games issue #39 (1991/12), rated 88%. A playable version has however not surfaced to this day in any form.

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Terok Nor (18323) added Battle Isle (DOS) on Feb 17, 2002
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