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Genewars

MobyRank MobyScore
DOS
69
3.4
Windows
73
3.1
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Description

Genewars is a real-time strategy game similar to Command & Conquer. Gameplay consists of completing the given task on many planets. This involves doing different things, like eliminating the enemy or breeding mules. The game has humans in it, but its not life-like, its more fantasy. You can pick your team from humans and other races. Up to 4 players can compete over a network.

Screenshots

Genewars Windows Gameplay
Genewars Windows Gameplay
Genewars Windows Gameplay
Genewars Windows Gameplay

Alternate Titles

  • "Gene Wars" -- Alternate spelling

User Reviews

Interesting idea, terrible strategy game DOS El-ad Amir (110)

The Press Says

Coming Soon Magazine Windows Nov, 1996 91 out of 100 91
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Windows Aug 12, 2001 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
PC Player (Germany) DOS Sep, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Gameplay (Benelux) DOS Oct, 1996 78 out of 100 78
PC Games (Germany) DOS Sep, 1996 70 out of 100 70
PC Games DOS Dec, 1996 B- 67
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Windows Jan, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Jan, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
GameSpot Windows Oct 17, 1996 5.8 out of 10 58
The DOS Spirit Windows Apr 22, 2012 3.5 out of 6 58

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Trivia

Swedish version

When moving staff characters around in the Swedish version of the game, they sometimes reply "Om├Ądel-boms!", which is a silly Swedish way of saying "Immediately!".

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Contributed to by Brolin Empey (700)