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Robinson's Requiem

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Critic Score User Score
Macintosh
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3.4
Jaguar
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3.8
DOS
68
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Description

In the far future humanity has achieved faster-than-light space travel, but the galaxy is still a big unknown place. To chart the stars and planets explorers named "Robinsons" are sent on scouting tours of duty. Most of the time the Robinsons sent away are individuals deemed dangerous to society and whose ships are sabotaged.

You play one of these Robinsons who gets stranded on a mysterious alien planet on which a telepathic woman is also stranded. As it turns out she knows a way to get off the planet, but she needs your help to escape.

Gameplay consists of first person roleplaying with the emphasis placed on character modeling and survival. Take a dip when it's cold and you'll sure catch the flu, don't treat an infected injury and amputation is on the way, etc. You must fashion your own tools from whatever you can find on the planet and the game uses pre-rendered sprites over voxel technology terrain for graphics.

Screenshots

Robinson's Requiem DOS This cave has some hostile natives.
Robinson's Requiem Macintosh Uh oh, it's the instructor
Robinson's Requiem Macintosh Dressing up
Robinson's Requiem 3DO The 3DO port is limited in its draw distance. But, hey, look at all these neat meds we found!

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Critic Reviews

Joystick (French) Amiga Oct, 1994 90 out of 100 90
Atari Inside Atari ST 1994 88 out of 100 88
PC Joker DOS Jun, 1994 85 out of 100 85
Amiga Joker Amiga Oct, 1994 78 out of 100 78
Just Games Retro DOS May 13, 2012 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
PC Player (Germany) DOS Jul, 1994 68 out of 100 68
Power Play DOS Jul, 1994 64 out of 100 64
All Game Guide DOS 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Gamer DOS Oct, 1994 49 out of 100 49
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Nov, 1994 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

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