Hard Truck: Apocalypse

aka: Ex Machina, Hard Truck: Apocalyptic Wars
Moby ID: 35139
Included in

Description official description

In a post-apocalyptic world that is slowly trying to rebuild itself, you play a young man setting out on his own for the first time. In a similar style to the classic Elite, you start off with a basic, poorly armored vehicle (in this case, a truck) and then what you do is largely up to you.

There is a central storyline that you can follow at your leisure, but apart from that you are free to travel around, exploring the scenery, trading between the small towns and outposts that have sprung up, taking on delivery, escort or bounty-hunting missions and fighting off vicious raiders and nomads at every turn.

You can repair and refuel your vehicle at gas-stations, take missions in bars and, as you build up your money, you will be able to upgrade your truck with a better cab and chassis and more destructive weaponry. Eventually, you'll be able to buy a whole new vehicle.

As you progress through the game, you'll find out some truths about the world and yourself, and your mode of transport will look less like a truck and more like a battleship on wheels.

Groups +

Screenshots

Promos

Credits (Windows version)

90 People (74 developers, 16 thanks) · View all

Producer
Technical Director
Project Manager
Writer
Lead Programmer
Lead Designer
Lead Artist
Designers
Programmers
Artists
[ full credits ]

Reviews

Critics

Average score: 51% (based on 13 ratings)

Players

Average score: 3.9 out of 5 (based on 10 ratings with 0 reviews)

Be the first to review this game!

Analytics

MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Hard Truck: Apocalypse - Rise of Clans
Released 2006 on Windows
Hard Truck: 18 Wheels of Steel
Released 2002 on Windows
Antologia Ex Machina
Released 2008 on Windows
Hard Truck: Road to Victory
Released 1998 on Windows
Hard Truck 2
Released 2000 on Windows
Ex Machina Arcade
Released 2007 on Windows
Hard Cheese
Released 1983 on ZX Spectrum
Party Hard
Released 2015 on Windows, Macintosh, 2016 on PlayStation 4...
Hard Drivin'
Released 1990 on DOS, Genesis, 1991 on Lynx...

Related Sites +

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 35139
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]

Contribute

Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by xroox.

Additional contributors: Klaster_1, Cantillon, Victor Vance.

Game added July 17, 2008. Last modified May 24, 2024.