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Dark Side of the Moon (Windows)

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As the intro scene opens, we see a man running from something unknown, but definitely alien. However, as there was no escape as a solution, he blew himself up. As the story starts, it appears that was your uncle Jacob, after which you're named Jake, and apparently, he left everything to you. He was one of the main ore mining owners, even though some say what he has is worthless. But you don't just believe in that 'suicide' story, so you take a shuttle on Luna Crysta in order to solve the mystery, and try to uncover the truth; why he was killed, and what was so important that he found/discovered and was killed for.


Dark Side of the Moon Windows A lack of text will make it harder to solve any kinda problem or puzzle.
Dark Side of the Moon Windows Very useful li'l thingy, for messages and recording conversations, as well as storing scanned items and mapping your way.
Dark Side of the Moon Windows Mines are always sensitive about rocky questions.
Dark Side of the Moon Windows Before you land, it's recommending that you find out as much as you can from other folks around.

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User Reviews

An Ok FMV adventure game. Scott Monster (922) unrated
Dark side of SouthPeak Interactive MAT (104335) 1.17 Stars1.17 Stars1.17 Stars1.17 Stars1.17 Stars

Critic Reviews

UHS (Universal Hint System) Jul 25, 2000 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Gamezilla Mar 05, 1999 85 out of 100 85
CD-Action Mar, 1999 8 out of 10 80
Adventure Gamers May 20, 2002 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Computer Games Magazine Dec 23, 1998 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GameBoomers Dec, 2004 B- 67
GameSpot Jan 07, 1999 6.7 out of 10 67
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jan 14, 1999 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
PC Games (Germany) Feb, 1999 46 out of 100 46
PC Player (Germany) Feb, 1999 23 out of 100 23


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Deluxe version

The deluxe version has both the DVD and CD version of the game. It also includes the strategy guide.

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MAT (104335) added Dark Side of the Moon (Windows) on Jan 20, 2001