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In Quarantine, you play the part of a taxi driver, desperate to escape from the violent prison city of Kemo. Deliver passengers to their destinations, so you can earn money to upgrade your cab, and take on undercover missions in the hope that somehow you can find a way out. An impressive array of cab-mounted weaponry will help you to survive.


Quarantine DOS Running over a pedestrian (intro from CD version)
Quarantine 3DO Cut through the mess with your mounted weapons.
Quarantine DOS Title screen
Quarantine 3DO Watch the extra traffic.

Alternate Titles

  • "デススロットル 隔絶都市からの脱出" -- Japanese Saturn spelling
  • "Hard Rock Cab" -- Japanese PSX title
  • "Death Throttle: Kakuzetsu Toshi kara no Dasshutsu" -- Japanese Saturn title

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User Reviews

Fondest memories of this amazing game DOS Corey McGuire (3)
A fast-paced, maniacal 3d 'driving' game. DOS RmM (64)
Futuristic Action with a great plot DOS Apogee IV (2334)
Let's get a cab! DOS Emepol (1559)
Up there for best game of all time, if you can get it to work DOS Chad Henshaw (32)
One of the best games I've ever played. DOS hydra9 (3831)

Critic Reviews

PC Gamer DOS Dec, 1994 92 out of 100 92
GamePro (US) 3DO May, 1995 4.5 out of 5 90
Game Players 3DO Jun, 1995 80 out of 100 80
Power Play DOS Nov, 1994 79 out of 100 79
PC Player (Germany) DOS Dec, 1994 68 out of 100 68
Gameplay (Benelux) DOS Dec 01, 1994 64 out of 100 64
PC Games (Germany) DOS Jan, 1995 62 out of 100 62
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Dec, 1994 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Coming Soon Magazine 3DO Apr, 1995 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Video Games 3DO Apr, 1995 39 out of 100 39


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On March 31, 1995, Quarantine was put on the infamous German index by the BPjS. For more information about what this means and to see a list of games sharing the same fate, take a look here: BPjS/BPjM indexed games.
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