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Back of Box - DOS (Canada/US):
    The climactic disaster that precipitated a new Ice Age has finally diminished. As the ice and snow begin to melt, the people search for a home safe from the rising seas. But there is no paradise to be found, only the Saharan Empire - a brutal, totalitarian regime determined to control and manipulate everything in its path; an empire so powerful it can only be destroyed from within.

    Your mission: promote discontent and revolution among the empire's populace through high-risk undercover operations.

    Can you spark a tiny flame of freedom into a wildfire of revolution?

  • Three different modes of play - Training, Firefight and Campaign -let you determine the level of difficulty and challenge you want.
  • Sophisticated character profile generators allow you to choose your character's appearance, sex, psychological and physical characteristics.
  • Explore over a quarter of a million square miles of accurately-mapped 3-D terrain, drawn with light-sourced fractal graphics. Interact with 4000 characters, each with an individual personal profile and distinctive reactions.
  • Variable mission options include rescuing political leaders, destroying shipping convoys, sabotaging power stations, ambushing Imperial troops and smuggling arms to the resistance.

    Contributed by magisterrex (495) on Mar 20, 2007.

1992 Microprose Advertisement:
    The role-playing/simulation hit Midwinter continues -60 years later. The snow has begun to thaw, and the citizens of Midwinter search for a new home to escape the impending floods. But they discover a land dominated by a cruel, oppressive government so powerful that rebels can defeat it only from within. You must promote discontent among the empire's populace through dangerous undercover operations. Spark a tiny flame of freedom into a wildfire of revolution.

    Contributed by Zovni (10644) on Feb 02, 2002.

Unknown Source:
    The climactic disaster that precipitated a new Ice Age has finally diminished. As the ice and snow begin to melt, the people search for a home safe from the rising seas. But there is no paradise to be found, only the Saharan Empire - a brutal, totalitarian regime determined to control and manipulate everything in its path; an empire so powerful it can only be destroyed from within.

    Your mission: promote discontent and revolution among the empire's populace through high-risk undercover operations.

    Can you spark a tiny flame of freedom into a wildfire of revolution?

    Contributed by ClydeFrog (10544) on Oct 21, 2000.