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Maximum Force is the follow up to Area 51, however, this time around instead of shooting up aliens, the player goes up against a terrorist organization.

The gameplay is similar to other first-person shooter gun games where the player can use a light gun or a controller to shoot at bad guys popping up from behind objects or coming off from the side of the screen. If a player gets shot by a bad guy, they will loose a bar of health or can also loose health by accidentally shooting innocent bystanders.

There are also power-ups scattered throughout the stage that can restore health, upgrade their weapons power among many others. There are three levels in all and 35 secret rooms scattered throughout the stages. It also supports a second player simultaneously.


Maximum Force Windows And in case you didn't notice before, it's Game Over.
For both players.
Maximum Force Windows This is what remains of an enemy when you actually hit him.
A wet spot.
Maximum Force Windows I am being shot at by a missile launcher ahead, and you can see its rocket projectiles slowly coming for you. My ammo bar is down to one 'bullet' on the left side.
Maximum Force Windows Start menu

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Alternate Titles

  • "Maximum Force: Pull the Trigger" -- Tag-lined title

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PC Player (Germany) Mar, 1998 48 out of 100 48
PC Zone Aug 31, 2001 3 out of 10 30


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McWulff (1945) added Maximum Force (Windows) on Feb 09, 2012
Other platforms contributed by Kabushi (180585), Scaryfun (14830) and Big John WV (25473)