Missile Command (Windows)

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Defend cities around the world from an airborne alien attack. This is a remake of the '70s arcade game, and features 3d graphics, counter-strike capabilities, new enemies & power-ups, and multiplayer functionality. Play is available in a Classic mode, which has only minorly retouched gameplay. Ultimate mode has new graphics, locations, and other caveats.


Missile Command Windows Defending the larger cities is worth more at the end of each level.
Missile Command Windows Classic gameplay is just like the old coin-op but with greatly enhanced graphics.
Missile Command Windows At the end of each classic level you score bonus points for each surviving city and unfired missile.
Missile Command Windows Ultimate missions will take you all around the world with new graphics in each region.

Alternate Titles

  • "The Missile Defense Game" -- Informal title

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Critic Reviews

Atari HQ 1999 8 out of 10 80
Daily Radar 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 75
Game Over Online Dec 01, 1999 68 out of 100 68
IGN Jan 05, 2000 6.8 out of 10 68
PC Player (Germany) Mar, 2000 65 out of 100 65
Absolute Games (AG.ru) Jan 01, 2000 55 out of 100 55
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 3.1 out of 10 31


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Adam Baratz (1344) added Missile Command (Windows) on Dec 29, 2000
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