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ZPC

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Description

You play a sort of god-king who has been roused from suspended animation to deal with an evil sect who has taken over the planet and is killing your followers.

Includes music by the industrial band the Revolting Cocks, and art by underground artist Aidan (KMFDM) Hughes.

Screenshots

ZPC Windows Grenade launcher for long range corridor-sweepings
ZPC Windows Shooting baddies at close range
ZPC Windows Propaganda machines spit subliminal messages your way
ZPC Windows An evil bureaucrat

Alternate Titles

  • "ZPG" -- Working title
  • "Zero Population Growth" -- Working title
  • "Zero Population Count" -- Title's acronym expanded

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The Press Says

Mac Gamer Macintosh 1996 92 out of 100 92
Game Freaks 365 Windows 2005 9.2 out of 10 92
Mac Game Gate Macintosh 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Game Revolution Windows Jun 05, 2004 B 75
GamePro (US) Windows Jan, 1997 3.5 out of 5 70
macHOME Macintosh 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Gamezilla Windows Oct 11, 2000 56 out of 100 56
Computer Games Magazine Windows 1996 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
GameSpot Windows Dec 10, 1996 3.6 out of 10 36
Power Play Windows Feb, 1997 14 out of 100 14

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Trivia

ZPC was controversial at the time because of its theological imagry and notations: The protaganist is nicknamed "The Messiah" and is illustrated as a neo-classique Jesus figure (who is dark, moody, and kicks ass).

Related Web Sites

  • ZPC (official website)
Contributed to by Gene Davison (730) and Jeanne (75627)