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Rules of Engagement 2

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MobyRank MobyScore
Amiga
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2.6
DOS
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3.6
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Description

Rules of Engagement 2 is a mouse-driven starship command simulation in which the player assigns ships and captains to task forces under his/her command, while maintaining direct control of a flagship. The user interface is something like a functional version of the LCARS system from the TV show Star Trek: The Next Generation.

The game is also part of the IGS (Interlocking Game System) and compatible with Breach 2, allowing the player to command the troops via that game (e.g. when boarding an enemy ship).

A full campaign editor is included with the game, making it possible to create missions and campaigns and even share them with others.

Screenshots

Rules of Engagement 2 DOS Main Menu
Rules of Engagement 2 DOS Navigation Map
Rules of Engagement 2 DOS Emergency Panels
Rules of Engagement 2 DOS Campaign Briefing

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The Press Says

Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS May, 1994 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Amiga Format Amiga Dec, 1993 58 out of 100 58
Amiga Joker Amiga Dec, 1993 58 out of 100 58
CU Amiga Amiga Dec, 1993 54 out of 100 54
Power Play DOS Sep, 1993 40 out of 100 40
PC Games (Germany) DOS Sep, 1993 39 out of 100 39

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Trivia

References

The Wandering Robot

Omnitrend's Universe 3 featured a character called "The Wandering Robot", that was the LOST IN SPACE ROBOT turned space-legend. The Robot became a running Easter-Egg gag in the games Breach 2, Rules of Engagement and Rules of Engagement 2.

Tuoles Laicr'mok

The planet Tuoles Laicr'mok is a gag name, being "Commercial Sellout" backwards.

Universe

All of Omnitrend's games except for the Paladin series take place in the same fictional universe, and there are historical and character crossovers.
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