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aka: S.D.I.: The Screen Burns With Forbidden Passion and Global War!, SDI

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S.D.I. takes place in the year 2017 of an alternate timeline, in which the Soviet Union continued to exist and pose a threat to the countries of the free world. USA launched another Strategic Defense Initiative, its commander-in-chief being General Sloan McCormick. A Soviet extremist group consisting of KGB members has gained control of space launch facilities, and began firing nuclear missiles at America. McCormick must fulfill his duty, but his heart belongs to a woman who is on the opposing side. He controls a space-based fighter, trying to neutralize enemy missiles. Defense satellites must be repaired as well, and enemy bases infiltrated in order to rescue his beloved one and save his nation and the world.

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Credits (Amiga version)

9 People

Directed by
Screenplay by
Computography by
  • Sculptured Software Inc.
Executive Producer
Associate Producer
Original Music Composed by
Art Director
Exclusively Distributed by
  • Mindscape Inc.
Software, manual and package design
  • © 1986 Master Designer Software Inc.



The manual for the game has a nice section at the end that describes many "wars in space" movies if the reader wants to pursue the genre further. Some of the movies mentioned range from the "Flash Gordon" serials and "Radar Men from the Moon" to the "Star Wars" and "Star Trek" series.

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Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 726


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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by Trixter.

Amiga added by EboMike. Atari ST added by Rebound Boy.

Additional contributors: jean-louis, ZeTomes.

Game added January 11th, 2000. Last modified May 1st, 2023.