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Earth 2140 (DOS)

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Description

It's the year 2140, earth is almost completely destroyed after numerous wars and environmental catastrophes, and the people primarily live underground. The two enemy parties are the United Civilized States and the Eurasian Dynasty. In this RTS game, both are trying to conquer as much land as possible.

Earth 2140's game concepts overlap with those of the Command & Conquer lineage - mine resources, build units, and send them into battle with an enemy which must be tracked down. The two sides have different units, with the UCS advantaged by its Mercs and robotic infantry. There are cinematic cutscenes for each mission

Screenshots

Earth 2140 DOS Some brave enemy soldiers attacking my tanks
Earth 2140 DOS Rockets are used very often at the start of the game.
Earth 2140 DOS Mayhem, chaos, everything you want
Earth 2140 DOS When a unit or building is destroyed, parts of it can be seen flying in the air

Alternate Titles

  • "Земля 2140" -- Russian title
  • "Earth 2140: Hightech-Kriegsführung im 22. Jahrhundert" -- German tag-lined title

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User Reviews

A surprisingly good RTS game. James Kirk (159) 4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars

The Press Says

PC Player (Germany) Jun, 1997 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Power Play May, 1997 83 out of 100 83
PC Jeux Feb, 1998 77 out of 100 77
Gamesmania 1997 75 out of 100 75
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Mar, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gamezilla 1997 47 out of 100 47

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Trivia

Development

Officially Earth 2140 was developed by TopWare Polska, but in fact the team working on it was the Reality Pump Studios.

Information also contributed by destruent
robotriot (8637) added Earth 2140 (DOS) on Nov 01, 1999
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (120743), Martin Smith (63162) and Zolansilverspear (527)