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Rama

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Platforms
MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation
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Windows
76
3.5
DOS
70
3.4
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Description

This puzzle adventure is set aboard a giant cylindrical spaceship which has entered the solar system. A team of astronauts was sent to investigate, but one of them had a tragic accident en route, and you were sent to replace him.

Screenshots

Rama Windows Checking the vidmail on the wrist computer
Rama Windows Hub Camp computer
Rama Windows Viewing messages on Hub Camp computer
Rama Windows Wrist computer's Map option

Alternate Titles

  • "Rendezvous im Weltraum" -- German title
  • "Arthur C. Clarke & Gentry Lee Present Rama" -- Full title

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User Reviews

The ultimate logic adventure Windows Greg Wells (5)
Well written adventure. Windows Terrence Bosky (5235)
Space Myst-clone Windows Boston Low (92)

The Press Says

Entertainment Weekly Windows Dec 06, 1996 A- 91
Coming Soon Magazine Windows Feb, 1997 87 out of 100 87
Mac Ledge Macintosh Mar 03, 1997 8.6 out of 10 86
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Windows Feb, 1997 82 out of 100 82
Quandary Windows Dec, 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Joker DOS Dec, 1996 73 out of 100 73
GameSpot Windows Dec 17, 1996 6.9 out of 10 69
High Score DOS Jan, 1997 3 out of 5 60
Mac Addict Macintosh May, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Gamesmania DOS 1997 50 out of 100 50

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Trivia

The game follows quite closely the plot of the book "Rama II" by Arthur C. Clarke and Gentry Lee (a copy is included with the game).

There were two sequels planned (the book is the first part of a trilogy) but they were never made.

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Contributed to by Terok Nor (18404), Andrew Jenner (68) and Jewelcase (1192)