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Description

No one has ever been able to pilfer the Crown Jewels from the Tower of London. Well, you're about to change that as you must break into the tower to steal it's precious cargo in this 1st person adventure game.

The plot centres around stopping a rogue Pentagon director who is planning to steal the jewels. As Special Agent Raven you must enter the Tower before he does and replace the Crown Jewels with a bugged replica set. This would be a simple task, but British intelligence has not been informed of your visit. You will have to break in without anyone noticing and leave again just as silently.

The format of the game is a 1st person adventure comprised of static 360-degree node clicking similar to Myst III, linked by animations with occasional cut-scenes. Gameplay is very open ended, the developers mapped the entire Tower in detail (though some of necessarily fictitious, such as the security setup) and you are given complete freedom to explore it in any way you wish. It spans 4 discs with each disc given to an area of the tower, requiring a fair amount of disc swapping as you progress.

To help you, you are given a PDA style device which allows access to a camera with e-mail system for communicating with base, and use of the various gadgets you acquire early in the game. It also helps keep track of time, an important factor in this game is that you only have about nine hours to play the game, which run in real time.

Screenshots

Traitors Gate Windows Silently observing the security

Promo Images

Traitors Gate Other Hero at rest
Traitors Gate Screenshot Norman Chapel
Traitors Gate Screenshot One move and your game´s over for good, punk!
Traitors Gate Concept Art Accurate plan drawings on draft paper

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Alternate Titles

  • "הפורצים" -- Hebrew spelling
  • "Colpo Grosso a London Tower" -- Italian title
  • "Brama zdrajców" -- Polish title

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Critic Reviews

Spel för Alla Windows Aug, 1999 9 out of 10 90
GameSpy Windows Sep 01, 2000 85 out of 100 85
Mac Ledge Macintosh Sep 20, 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Unlimited Windows Oct, 1999 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Windows Jun 05, 2000 7.8 out of 10 78
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Windows Jun 26, 2000 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Adventurearchiv Windows Jun 19, 2001 63 out of 100 63
PC Joker Windows Oct, 1999 58 out of 100 58
PC Player (Germany) Windows Apr, 2000 43 out of 100 43
Just Games Retro Windows Sep 12, 2016 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30

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Trivia

11-04-2000 - Traitors Gate gets the second place on the TOP10 of Spanish sales

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