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In Quarantine, you play the part of a taxi driver, desperate to escape from the violent prison city of Kemo. Deliver passengers to their destinations, so you can earn money to upgrade your cab, and take on undercover missions in the hope that somehow you can find a way out. An impressive array of cab-mounted weaponry will help you to survive.


Quarantine DOS Driving the cab (intro from CD version)
Quarantine DOS Not-so-deadbeat fare
Quarantine DOS Psychopath pedestrian
Quarantine DOS The city is on fire!

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Alternate Titles

  • "デススロットル 隔絶都市からの脱出" -- Japanese Saturn spelling
  • "Hard Rock Cab" -- Japanese PSX title
  • "Death Throttle: Kakuzetsu Toshi kara no Dasshutsu" -- Japanese Saturn title

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User Reviews

Hands up if you are playing this game during the pandemic! DOS Katakis | カタキス (41933)
Futuristic Action with a great plot DOS Apogee IV (2322)
Fondest memories of this amazing game DOS Corey McGuire (3)
Up there for best game of all time, if you can get it to work DOS Chad Henshaw (32)
A fast-paced, maniacal 3d 'driving' game. DOS RmM (73)
One of the best games I've ever played. DOS xroox (3959)
Let's get a cab! DOS Emepol (1558)

Critic Reviews

Score DOS Nov, 1994 88 out of 100 88
MikroBitti DOS Dec, 1994 85 out of 100 85
PC Format (UK) DOS Dec, 1994 82 out of 100 82
Game Players 3DO Jun, 1995 80 out of 100 80
Power Play DOS Nov, 1994 79 out of 100 79
PC Player (Germany) DOS Dec, 1994 68 out of 100 68
PC Joker DOS Nov, 1994 63 out of 100 63
Video Games & Computer Entertainment 3DO Jul, 1995 6 out of 10 60
Video Games 3DO Apr, 1995 39 out of 100 39
The Retro Spirit DOS Jul 26, 2010 2 out of 6 33


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Simon Day, who is credited for the music - not to be mistaken with the Australian garagebands - also played the person you see in the intro.

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