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In the Hunt (PlayStation)

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A 2D side scrolling shooter in which you take control of a small attack submarine and engage in underwater combat. The Dark Anarchy Society's forces threaten to destroy the earth's most important cities and only you can get past their defenses and destroy their secret underwater lair.

In the Hunt follows the classic template for 2D shooters, with the added feature of being able to control scrolling speed. Includes seven levels of underwater action (and keep an eye out for threats from above the surface), upgradeable weapons, and two player cooperative gameplay.


In the Hunt PlayStation Story
In the Hunt PlayStation First level
In the Hunt PlayStation Title screen

Alternate Titles

  • "海底大戦争" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Kaitei Daisensou" -- Japanese title

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Critic Reviews

Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Feb, 1996 8.3 out of 10 83
Game Informer Magazine Jul, 2004 7.75 out of 10 78
GamePro (US) Apr, 1996 3.5 out of 5 70
Video Games & Computer Entertainment May, 1996 7 out of 10 70
NowGamer Nov 10, 1995 6.9 out of 10 69
Mega Fun Dec, 1996 59 out of 100 59
Game Players Feb, 1996 51 out of 100 51
IGN Nov 25, 1996 3 out of 10 30
All Game Guide 1998 1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars1 Stars 20


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Zovni (9321) added In the Hunt (PlayStation) on Oct 04, 2006
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