Capitalism (Macintosh)

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Description

Capitalism is a real-time strategy game where you are CEO of a corporation. Your goal is to defeat your competitors, gain market dominance, and make a profitable business.

The game contains countless aspects of real business, including the stock market, research & development, marketing, and hostile takeovers. In Capitalism, you must decide upon what to buy, what to sell, what prices to charge, what to manufacture, what to research, where to buy your supplies from, what to do with your money, and how to defeat your competitors.

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Critic Reviews

Mac Gamer 1995 90 out of 100 90
Coming Soon Magazine 1996 78 out of 100 78
Macworld Feb, 1997 7.1 out of 10 71
macHOME 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
High Score Feb, 1997 3 out of 5 60
Mac Game Gate 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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Reception

The high degree of realism in this game did not go unnoticed in educational environments. Harvard and Stanford University promoted the use of the game as a business simulation in instructional purposes. According to professor Tom Kosnik, gamers not only learn the subtleties of growing an entrepreneurial business but also learn about leadership and team building necessary in any business situation.

Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • November 1996 (15th anniversary issue) – #6 Hardest Computer Game

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Scaryfun (17228) added Capitalism (Macintosh) on Oct 23, 2008
Other platforms contributed by Alex Schwendner (36)