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NAM (DOS)

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Advertising Blurbs

Back of Box (UK):
    You are Alan 'the Bear' Mason, Marine Corps sergeant. The trouble starts on a deadly raid behind enemy lines. Here the jungle is your battleground. Your mission, survive. NAPALM captures all the intensity and paranoia of jungle warfare. Fire-fights, ambushes, booby-traps, snipers, anti-personnel mines, AND MORE. Feel the tropical heat and fear of tunnel skirmishes, paddy killing fields, swamps, and thick jungles. NAPALM is the first game of its kind.

    NAPALM IS WAR.



    Experience the intense action and real ambience of war.

    34 single and multiplayer, gut-wrenching levels.

    Incredible 8-player multiplay: 8 Gruntmatch, 6 Capture-the-flag and 5 Fireteam levels.

    Devastating air strikes, mines, and ambushes.

    Employ true-to-war tactics to survive.

    True US military standard issue weapons and equipment.
    • M60 machine gun
    • M79 grenade launchers
    • M16 rifles
    • Flame-throwers
    • C4 plastic explosives
    • Mine detectors and much more...

    "To get a taste of close range tactical engagement, the NAPALM multiplayer missions are a must."
    -Dan Snyder, former sergeant of Marines and developer of the Doom® conversion for the U.S. Marine Corps.

    Contributed by Daedolon (3116) on Jul 28, 2005.

Unknown Source:
    It's not a game, it's war! --------------------------

    NAM. The first all-action, 3D shooter to realistically bring the true experience of the Vietnam War to life.

    You are Alan 'the Bear' Westmoreland, Marine Corps. Sergeant. The trouble starts on a deadly Viet Cong raid. Here the jungle is your battleground. Your mission, survive.

    Created with the developers of the Doom® conversion for the Marine Corps., NAM captures all the intensity and paranoia of jungle warfare. Fire-fights, ambushes, booby-traps, snipers, air-strikes, anti-personnel mines, and more. Feel the tropical heat and fear of tunnel skirmishes, paddy killing-fields, swamps, and thick jungles where you will need to employ true-to-war infantry tactics to stay alive!

    Features:

    · Intense action, realistic setting and weaponry create the feeling and ambiance of warfare that is almost too real to believe.

    · 36 single and multiplayer gut-wrenching levels set in realistic 3D Vietnam War environments.

    · Incredible 8-player multiplay in 21 custom-made levels including 10 for Gruntmatch, 6 for capture-the-flag team play and for 5 co-operative fireteam missions.

    · True US standard issue weapons and military equipment

    - M60 machine gun
    - M2 grenade launchers
    - M16, M14 rifles
    - Flame-throwers
    - C4 plastic explosives
    - APERS mines, Claymores, mine detectors and much more...


    · Devastating air strikes, mines and booby-traps. Napalm is the first game of its kind. NAPALM IS WAR!

    Contributed by Wolfang (135) on Mar 09, 2000.