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Silverload (DOS)

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Somewhere in the Old West lies Silverload, an old mining time. It has once been a vibrant, silver boom-town, but now it has become a ghost town, surrounded by perpetual storms. The town’s decline has started with a disastrous earthquake, but it may also be caused by an Indian curse, because the mine was built on land sacred to the Skaedi tribe. You play the part of a bounty hunter who has been hired by the people of Silverload to find one of their children. The parents claim that it is kidnapped by "the monsters of Silverload". If you survive long enough, you will discover the town’s dreadful secret. Silverload is a 3rd POV, inventory-based point and click adventure that belongs to the genre of horror adventures. It includes a few arcade sequences: from time to time the player will become involved in gun fights. Silverload was originally developed for the Sony PlayStation.


Silverload DOS The cemetery
Silverload DOS EOG scene 2
Silverload DOS Title screen
Silverload DOS Inside the hotel

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Silverload Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Silverload: A Town with A Hell of A Nightlife" -- European tag-lined title

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User Reviews

The Good, the Bad and Silverload Star Eater (10) 1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars1.67 Stars

Critic Reviews

PC Joker Aug, 1995 63 out of 100 63
High Score Oct, 1995 3 out of 5 60
PC Games (Germany) Jul, 1995 57 out of 100 57
Score Aug, 1995 5 out of 10 50
Joystick (French) Jul, 1995 50 out of 100 50
Génération 4 Jul, 1995 41 out of 100 41
PC Player (Germany) Jul, 1995 17 out of 100 17
Pelit Aug, 1995 15 out of 100 15
Power Play Aug, 1995 9 out of 100 9
Just Adventure 2001 F 0


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