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MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy (DOS)

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Based on the MegaTraveller table-top science-fiction game, your task in The Zhodani Conspiracy is to prevent war breaking out between the Zhodani Consulate and the Imperium - Zhodani officials have bribed some of their Imperium counterparts to try and bring about a war between the two sides.

In this role-playing game character creation is the first task. Characters can be created and then put through a choice of five military careers to gain skills and experience semi-randomly (there are more than 70 talents and abilities), or you can simply compose your squad of five from the pre-defined roster.

In total there are 28 planets grouped within 8 solar systems, and there's not much space free of adventure and mystery. 30 different types of cargo exist for interplanetary trading and bartering. Combat takes place in real-time, you can control any one of your characters while giving orders to the others.


MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy DOS Spaceport
MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy DOS Rent a vehicle.
MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy DOS On the surface
MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy DOS Complex skill system

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fun skill-based combat-intensive rpg Jack Lightbeard (2647) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Dragon Dec, 1990 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) Jun, 1991 702 out of 1000 70
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jun, 1991 8 out of 12 67
Power Play Nov, 1990 59 out of 100 59
Joker Verlag präsentiert: Sonderheft 1992 54 out of 100 54


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    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #4 Worst Game of All Time

Robert Morgan (859) added MegaTraveller 1: The Zhodani Conspiracy (DOS) on Nov 14, 1999
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