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Scavengers of the Mutant World (DOS)

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Scavengers of the Mutant World is a role-playing game that focuses on the survivors of the Earth after an apparent apocalyptic event, where player-controlled characters must gather "vehicle" components (to make a car) so they can reach an unknown haven or place of refuge.

The game includes character generation and modification of skills and attributes (plus the character's face). It features party management, simple top-down turn-based combat style and randomly made map every time the player launches the game.

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Scavengers of the Mutant World DOS Combat screen. Your party members are displayed as numbers
Scavengers of the Mutant World DOS Birds attack!
Scavengers of the Mutant World DOS Copy protection... *sigh*
Scavengers of the Mutant World DOS When a random battle initiates, you are shown a picture of the enemy

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Probably the first Post-Apocalyptic game around and also the worst... Indra was here (19215) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars

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Trivia

"Lau" doesn't mean anything other than the first three characters of the concept creator's last name (Richard LAUnius).

The two coders were living in the Los Angeles area (Redondo Beach) at the time the game was written, but have no connection to L.A. schools (Chris Stassen's degree was from Caltech, Bruce Beaumont's from Indiana University of Pennsylvania).
Indra was here (19215) added Scavengers of the Mutant World (DOS) on Apr 26, 2002