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Project Firestart (Commodore 64)

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Project Firestart is one of the progenitors of the survival horror genre. In the future (2066) a genetic experiment (Project Firestart) onboard the Prometheus to get strong durable miners went wrong. Your job is to go onboard the Prometheus (which has been out of radio contact) and find out what happened. You will end up fighting monsters, gathering information on what really happened, and have a chance to save a survivor.

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Project Firestart Commodore 64 Saturn can be seen through the window.
Project Firestart Commodore 64 Mary is sleeping in the cryo-chamber.
Project Firestart Commodore 64 Another gruesome scene...
Project Firestart Commodore 64 It's easy to get lost on the ship. A map or good memory is necessary.

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The Press Says

GamesCollection Feb 11, 2008 9.5 out of 10 95
Zzap! Jul, 1989 91 out of 100 91
The Games Machine (UK) Jul, 1989 87 out of 100 87
Power Play Jul, 1989 78 out of 100 78
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jul, 1989 7.8 out of 12 65

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Trivia

Coincidence?

1979 - Ridley Scott directs survival horror movie Alien.

1989 - Dynamix releases Project Firestart, an Alien-inspired survival horror game set on board the vessel Prometheus.

2012 - Ridley Scott releases prequel film to Alien, entitled Prometheus.


Roland Kippenhan (178) added Project Firestart (Commodore 64) on Apr 13, 2003