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X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse

MobyRank MobyScore
Amiga
...
2.0
DOS
64
2.4
Macintosh
...
5.0
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Description

X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse is a conversion of Quake. The evil mutant Apocalypse has created an army of evil X-men clones. The only thing standing in his way is you, a cyborg created by Magneto with the ability to morph your arms into a variety of devastating weapons.

In the single-player game, you battle clones of twelve X-Men across two episodes building up to a final confrontation with Apocalypse. The X-Men are realistically modeled complete with their mutant powers (the Wolverine clone, for example, will not stay down, imitating the original). In multiplayer game, you can take on the role of any of the X-Men for mutant deathmatch action in five original maps including the X-Men mansion.

Screenshots

X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse DOS Intro: I guess the writers were short on imagination.
X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse DOS Intro: Cloning the X-men?
X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse DOS Intro: Magneto prepares you, his champion.
X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse DOS Windows game-launcher

Alternate Titles

  • "X-Men: The Ravages of Apocalypse - A Quake Total Conversion" -- Tag-lined title
  • "X-Men: ROA" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

A mixed bag of a TC. DOS erc (441)

The Press Says

Mac Game Gate Macintosh 1998 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Electric Games DOS 1998 88 out of 100 88
All Game Guide DOS 1998 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) DOS Dec 05, 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Computer Games Magazine DOS Feb 19, 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS May, 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GameSpot DOS Jan 15, 1998 4.9 out of 10 49
MacNN Macintosh 1998 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40

Forums

Topic # Posts Last Post
Getting it running 4 leilei (282)
Aug 17, 2012

Trivia

X-Men: RoA came with a free copy of issue one of the four issue limited comic series "The Rise of Apocalypse".

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