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Based on the movie of the same name, WarGames is a 3D Real Time Strategy game, that features the WOPR (War Operation Plan Response) computer as it tries to eliminate humanity. Play through the 15-level human or WOPR campaigns, or fight your friends in the 4-player multiplayer. Both sides have unique units. The humans feature soldiers and tanks, while WOPR has robots and large mechs.


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Alternate Titles

  • "משחקי מלחמה" -- Hebrew spelling
  • "WarGames: Giochiamo alla guerra?" -- Italian tag-lined title

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Critic Reviews

Attack Games Dec, 1998 9 out of 10 90
PC Jeux Jul, 1998 80 out of 100 80
Gameplay (Benelux) Jun, 1998 72 out of 100 72
GameSpot Aug 10, 1998 7.1 out of 10 71
PC Games (Germany) Aug 05, 1998 69 out of 100 69
Svenska PC Gamer Oct, 1998 68 out of 100 68
Imperium Gier Nov 26, 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Game Revolution Sep 01, 1998 C+ 58
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Aug 06, 1998 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
GamePro (US) Aug, 1998 2.5 out of 5 50


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Quite ironically, WarGames, a title dealing with rogue AI conflict, was shipped with a piece of malicious software on CD. The virus was called Win32/Marburg and it could infect executable files, as well as it used an algorithm to avoid detection by AV programs. While the game executable weren't affected, the registration tool was and anyone interested in registering their copy of WarGames could have been a victim. MGM recalled the game and offered a clean replacement with a free copy of Norton Antivirus to all who have purchased it.
qwertyuiop (37357) added WarGames (Windows) on Aug 30, 2009