DescriptionIt is August 1991, the USSR has only a few days left before its tremendous collapse and KGB officer Maksim Rukov has been moved, without explanation, to the newly formed Department P which investigates KGB corruption and roots out possible double-agents and traitors.
The game's interface and engine is based heavily on Cryo's previous game, Dune, using the same point-and-click system, and a pseudo first-person perspective. The game also allowed players to rewind to the beginning of chapters to correct mistakes they had made.
KGB was later re-released in an "enhanced" CD-ROM version featuring new video sections of actor Donald Sutherland as Rukov's father, giving hints and clues whenever needed. The game was also re-titled Conspiracy for this re-release.
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- "Conspiracy" -- Enhanced CD-ROM release title
Part of the Following Groups
- Gameplay feature: Paper doll inventory
- Games with manual lookup copy protection
- Live action cut-scenes
- Setting: City - Moscow
- Setting: City - St. Petersburg / Leningrad / Petrograd
|CU Amiga||Amiga||Jan, 1993||90 out of 100||90|
|Amiga Power||Amiga||Jan, 1993||85 out of 100||85|
|Pelit||DOS||Jun, 1992||83 out of 100||83|
|PC Games (Germany)||DOS||Jan, 1993||79 out of 100||79|
|Play Time||DOS||Jan, 1993||76 out of 100||76|
|ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)||DOS||Oct, 1992||9 out of 12||75|
|Just Games Retro||DOS||Jan 07, 2007||70|
|Just Adventure||DOS||Jun 18, 2004||C+||58|
|Adventure Gamers||DOS||Aug 06, 2010||30|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||DOS||Feb, 1993||Unscored||Unscored|
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EngineKGB uses the same adventure system that drove Dune, Cryo's previous and most famous game, but without the strategy elements.
Related Web Sites
- The KGB File (Comprehensive analysis of the game's plot and characters.)