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Shellshock (DOS)

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Description

Da Wardenz, an anti-terrorist tank force, is called in whenever there is trouble somewhere in the world. You are a rookie hired by the tank force and must prove yourself in 25 increasingly difficult missions.

'The Pen' is Da Wardenz' headquarters. It has all sorts of locations including the main hangar, basketball court, simulation room, workshop area, briefing room and various lockers (used for loading and saving missions). Before a mission, you can explore the headquarters and interact with each member of the team; you may learn something.

When you start a mission, the action is viewed from a first-person perspective. It has you controlling the M-13 Predator, a highly sophisticated and upgradable tank. The game is arcade-oriented and has much more in common with 'Quarantine' and 'Doom' than serious counterparts like 'M1 Tank Platoon'. Your tank has unlimited bullets, can sustain heavy damage and can destroy enemies but also trees and buildings.

When a mission is successfully completed you earn cash which you can spend on repairing your tank and extra upgrades.

Screenshots

Shellshock DOS Props, the weapons man, will give you the most sophisticated weapons for your tank - as long as you pay for it.
Shellshock DOS Click on a locker to load or save a game.
Shellshock DOS Unbelievable how much bollocks your comrades talk.
Shellshock DOS We are on a secret mission in deep Asia but the enemy is waiting for us.

Alternate Titles

  • "シェルショック" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

Coming Soon Magazine 1996 81 out of 100 81
PC Player (Germany) Aug, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Games (Germany) Jun, 1996 61 out of 100 61
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Nov, 1996 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Power Play Jul, 1996 60 out of 100 60
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Aug, 1996 54 out of 100 54
GameSpot Aug 23, 1996 4.6 out of 10 46
Computer Games Magazine 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
World Village (Gamer's Zone) 1997 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
High Score Sep, 1996 1 out of 5 20

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Tim Janssen (2499) added Shellshock (DOS) on May 01, 2007
Other platforms contributed by Martin Smith (63156) and Terok Nor (18355)