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Hell Cab

MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
...
3.0
Windows 3.x
43
2.5
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Description

In Hell Cab the player controls a traveler who was about to board a plane in the JFK airport when an announcement came that the plane was delayed. The man decides to take a cab ride through New York. Unfortunately, his driver turns out to be the minion of Satan himself. Since the traveler has no money to pay the cab fare, the driver makes a deal with him: he has to travel to various time periods if he wants his soul back.

Hell Cab is essentially a collection of action sequences tied together by cutscenes. The plot takes the protagonist to ancient Rome, Jurassic era, and other locations and epochs. The action sequences involve sword-fighting, shooting, racing, and other types of mini-games.

Screenshots

Hell Cab Windows 3.x Long range binoculars
Hell Cab Windows 3.x Start menu
Hell Cab Windows 3.x Coliseum
Hell Cab Windows 3.x Signature

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The Press Says

Joystick (French) Macintosh Sep, 1993 90 out of 100 90
All Game Guide Macintosh 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Review UK Windows 3.x Jun, 1994 6 out of 10 60
High Score Windows 3.x Apr 13, 1994 3 out of 5 60
PC Games (Germany) Windows 3.x Jan, 1994 34 out of 100 34
Just Adventure Windows 3.x Jan 17, 2005 D+ 33
PC Player (Germany) Windows 3.x Dec, 1993 32 out of 100 32

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Trivia

Awards

  • Issue 01/1995 - Longest Loading Times from CD-ROM in 1994

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