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Sacrifice

MobyRank MobyScore
Macintosh
55
3.5
Windows
87
4.0

Trivia

1001 Video Games

Sacrifice appears in the book 1001 Video Games You Must Play Before You Die by General Editor Tony Mott.

Engine

Did you know that Sacrifice was one of the first games to ever implement a scalable engine? That means that it would look better on better computers.

References

Everybody knows Shiny's Earth Worm Jim, but nobody in our world ever heard about the Earth God James and his powerful bovine spells... Until now.

Awards

  • Computer Gaming World
    • April 2001 (Issue #201) – Strategy Game of the Year
  • GameSpy
    • 2000 – Special Award for Best Genre Bender
  • PC Player
    • Issue 01/2001 – Most Original Game in 2000
Information also contributed by NeoMoose

Contributed by El-ad Amir (110) on Feb 26, 2001. [revised by : FatherJack (32484) and Patrick Bregger (107486)]. -- edit trivia