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Outpost 2: Divided Destiny (Windows)

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Description

Outpost 2 features colony-building strategy and a mission-based, real-time, active environment that allows players to find many paths to one common goal. That goal is to build a spaceship and escape from New Terra, a planet that is ravaged by a terraforming microbe gone bad. Outpost 2 includes real-time multiplayer combat with over 2,000 types of terrain and 16-bit color including the ability to choose open-ended play or defined missions.

Screenshots

Outpost 2: Divided Destiny Windows Time to attack
Outpost 2: Divided Destiny Windows the options screen
Outpost 2: Divided Destiny Windows an ingame scene
Outpost 2: Divided Destiny Windows A thriving colony

Alternate Titles

  • "Outpost 2: Geteilte Bestimmung" -- German Title

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User Reviews

The thrill and adrenaline rush of a desperate evacuation! WildKard (12149) 3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars3.8 Stars
This is a great game, so why did they call it Outpost? Maury Markowitz (226) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars
An improvement over the first, but that isn’t saying much. PCGamer77 (3028) 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars
OP2, A Giant Step in the Right Direction Leeor Dicker (9) 4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars4.2 Stars
So challenging I can't leave it on the shelf. Aaron Grier (32) unrated

The Press Says

PC Gameplay (Benelux) Oct, 1997 76 out of 100 76
PC Jeux Sep, 1997 76 out of 100 76
Game Revolution Jun 05, 2004 B 75
Game.EXE 1997 75 out of 100 75
PC Joker Nov, 1997 74 out of 100 74
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Dec, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Sep 14, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Games (Germany) Oct, 1997 59 out of 100 59
GameSpot Sep 29, 1997 5 out of 10 50
Gamezilla 1997 35 out of 100 35

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Trivia

OP2's novella author, J. Steve York, has contacted the Outpost Universe (OPU) community about OP2 and its following.

Related Web Sites

  • Outpost 2: Divided Destiny (official website)
  • The Outpost Universe (The OPU is where players of Outpost 2 meet to play Outpost 2. We have a gaming room (IRC: #Outpost2 @ QuakeNet), message boards/forums, tournament's and many new files to offer including map editors, new maps for the game and lots more. If you like Outpost games please come and join us in keeping the great game alive. Extinction is not an option.)
Seer (45) added Outpost 2: Divided Destiny (Windows) on Jun 13, 2000