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Description

It's About Time! is the first out of five episodes of Back to the Future: The Game.

The year is 1986, and Doc has been missing for a long time by now. Because of all the debts he was having, the city decided to build a parking garage at the place of his house, selling all stuff from it along the way. Marty McFly is trying to save things precious to him, but suddenly the time-traveling car DeLorean appears out of nowhere with the Doc's cry for help! It appears that Doc is stranded in the year 1931, where he was arrested for setting a speakeasy on fire. Marty must travel to the past and rescue his friend before he gets lynched by furious mob.

The adventure game features third-person view with real-time 3D graphics and pre-defined fixed, pivoting or scrolling camera settings. While interaction is performed in classic point-and-click style, the player has to move Marty by direction keys or dragging the character with the mouse. Puzzles are predominantly inventory-based; certain tasks can also be solved by gathering information and selecting the correct dialogue choices.


Screenshots

Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1: It's About Time Windows Why are you asking? Dogs can't talk!
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1: It's About Time iPad Marty talking with young Edna Strickland the reporter
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1: It's About Time iPad Game start - Marty wondering what happened to the car and Einstein
Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1: It's About Time Windows Story so far

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Alternate Titles

  • "Back to the Future: The Game - Episode 1: Es geht los" -- German title

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User Reviews

A fun game for fans of the Back to the Future movies Windows shphhd (383)

Critic Reviews

Game Chronicles Windows Jan 21, 2011 9 out of 10 90
gamrReview Windows Feb 06, 2011 8.6 out of 10 86
IGN UK Windows Dec 23, 2010 8.5 out of 10 85
GameBoomers Windows Jan, 2011 B+ 83
GameCola.net Windows Jan 13, 2011 8 out of 10 80
Game Informer Magazine Windows Feb 03, 2011 8 out of 10 80
Gamers Daily News Windows Dec 25, 2010 8 out of 10 80
Cheat Code Central Windows Jan 08, 2011 4 out of 5 80
Game Captain Windows Jan 11, 2011 79 out of 100 79
Slide to Play iPad Feb 24, 2011 3 out of 4 75

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