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Sub Culture is a distant relative of Elite. The player takes the role of a member of the ultra-tiny race that lives on the ocean floor. Navigate a sub, trade among the different enclaves, do a little combat, and encounter the different missions and special plots.


Sub Culture Windows Touka Reef main menu
Sub Culture Windows Mantas are nocturnal
Sub Culture Windows The graphics are incredible
Sub Culture Windows The software engine also has dynamic lighting

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Alternate Titles

  • "海底文明" -- Simplified Chinese spelling
  • "Dive" -- Working title

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User Reviews

One of the most special games I have ever seen. Mickey Gabel (379) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars

Critic Reviews

OK PC Gamer Dec, 1997 92 out of 100 92
Score Jan, 1998 9 out of 10 90
Oldies Rising Oct 05, 2008 18 out of 20 90
Mega Score Mar, 1998 90 out of 100 90
Gamezilla 1997 89 out of 100 89
PC Joker Nov, 1997 86 out of 100 86
PC Jeux Oct, 1997 86 out of 100 86
Game Revolution Jun 05, 2004 B+ 83
PC Games (Germany) Nov 05, 1997 83 out of 100 83
Svenska PC Gamer Dec, 1997 70 out of 100 70


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Sub Culture received an 87% rating from PC Gamer magazine (May 1998; reviewed by Colin Williamson).

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Kasey Chang (4612) added Sub Culture (Windows) on Dec 08, 2000