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Moonbase, the Lunar Colony Simulator puts the player in command of a base on the moon. You have to supply the oxygen, water, power, heat and shelter for the entire colony. Starting with a virgin lunar plain rich in minerals and elements (but alien to everything human), you establish your shelters and life support facilities while keeping an eye on your population, supplies, and support levels from earth. You succeed only if your city becomes self-sufficient.


Moonbase DOS Title Screen
Moonbase DOS Establishment of a space station common module (EGA)
Moonbase DOS Production Efficiency (EGA)
Moonbase DOS Production Efficiency (CGA/Tandy)

Promo Images

Moonbase Magazine Advertisement Page 13
Moonbase Magazine Advertisement

Alternate Titles

  • "Moonbase: Lunar Colony Simulator" -- Tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

Amiga Computing Amiga Sep, 1991 95 out of 100 95
Amiga Action Amiga Aug, 1991 83 out of 100 83
Games-X Amiga Jun 27, 1991 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) DOS Mar, 1991 9.4 out of 12 78
CU Amiga Amiga Aug, 1991 78 out of 100 78
Amiga Power Amiga Aug, 1991 69 out of 100 69
Amiga Power Amiga Aug, 1991 69 out of 100 69
Power Play Amiga Aug, 1991 46 out of 100 46
Amiga Joker Amiga Jul, 1991 31 out of 100 31
Computer Gaming World (CGW) DOS Jun, 1991 Unscored Unscored


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Two of the "unique" items which can be found doing exploration missions are the golf ball left by one of the Apollo astronauts, and a 'rock that looks like Elvis' which will then show up on the screen in the shape of a small electric guitar.
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