Microsoft Space Simulator (PC, 1.44MB 3 1/2" Disk) Microsoft - 1994 USA, Canada Release

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Microsoft Space Simulator
Product ID 93007-01816
Product UPC 093007018161
Platform(s) PC
Media 1.44MB 3.5" Disk
Copyright date 1994
Publisher(s) Microsoft
Label Microsoft Home
Category(s) Reference, Science Reference, Astronomy
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

With Microsoft Space Simulator you are a citizen of the universe. With incredible graphics and stunning realism, explore and experience what space is really like.

Discover the real wonders of space.

  • Zoom through the Milky Way Galaxy, including the Earth's solar system, moons, comets, and asteroids- all realistically rendered based on data from NASA and other sources.
  • Marvel at Milky Way stars as they exhibit amazing true-to-life behavior.
  • Experience the natural laws of the universe, such as gravity- you won't be able to resist!

Venture into the unknown.

  • Take a space walk in the Manned Maneuvering Unit, or choose from a fleet of spacecraft, including the space shuttle!
  • Challenge your gaming skills, completing scored missions such as Moon or Mars landings.
  • Save a scenario for practice or to complete later.
  • Use the autopilot and the flight computer to help you travel to a desired location.

Make the universe- and this experience- your own.

  • Take total command of your ship in free flight mode.
  • Experience our galaxy's evolution or see a specific place, using the Observatory to:
    • View locations in space at any time up to 100,000 years in the past or the future.
    • Identify an object you encounter or wish to explore.
  • Pinpoint where you are and what you're exploring using online information.

Microsoft Space Simulator brings you interactive, intergalactic exploration that's out of this world!

System Requirements

PC MS-DOS 5.0
Required CPU 386-25
Required RAM 2MB
Conventional RAM 550K Free
Recommend Mouse Yes
Supports Joystick Yes
Supported Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color
SVGA 256 Color

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