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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 Shooting baddies at close range
ZPC Windows Propaganda Propaganda Propaganda
ZPC Windows The game's title screen

Demo version
ZPC Windows You can activate switches remotely with your psi-punch

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Alternate Titles

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

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Critic Reviews

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
macHOME Macintosh 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
GamePro (US) Windows Jan, 1997 3.5 out of 5 70
PC Multimedia & Entertainment Windows Mar 22, 1997 68 out of 100 68
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)
  • [ z p c ] (official game page at the developer's website, snapshot from 1998 by the Wayback Machine)
Contributed to by Gene Davison (727) and Jeanne (75394)