DescriptionSolar Winds: The Escape is a space saga. You are Jake Stone, a mercenary for hire. Go around the galaxy, make money, destroy ships, smuggle cargo, upgrade your ship and uncover a sinister plot.
- "Solar Winds: Episode 1" -- Informal Title
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|Ok game, haven't played the whole thing, just the 1st half though.||Eric Gearhart (5)||unrated|
|The Retro Spirit||Dec 17, 2008||5 out of 6||83|
|PC Player (Germany)||Apr, 1993||Unscored||Unscored|
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|a show-stopping bug? (or a feature?)||5||Gonchi (3709)
Jul 30, 2012
References to the gameIn some versions of Silverball, another game published by Epic Megagames, a pinball table named "Nova" exists. This table seems to be a homage to the Solar Winds series.
Shareware releaseThis episode was released for free as shareware to entice players to buy the 2nd episode.
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Derrick 'Knight' Steele (2415) added Solar Winds: The Escape (DOS) on Feb 26, 2000