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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 Main menu
Genewars Windows
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

PC Player (Denmark) Windows 1996 80 out of 100 80
PC Player (Germany) DOS Sep, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Games (Germany) DOS Sep, 1996 70 out of 100 70
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
The DOS Spirit DOS Apr 22, 2012 3.5 out of 6 58
GameSpot DOS Oct 17, 1996 5.8 out of 10 58
The DOS Spirit Windows Apr 22, 2012 3.5 out of 6 58
GameSpot Windows Oct 17, 1996 5.8 out of 10 58
High Score DOS Dec, 1996 2 out of 5 40

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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)