Rome Pathway To Power (PC, 3 1/2" Disk and 1.2MB 5 1/4" Disk) Maxis - 1993 USA, Canada Release

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Rome Pathway To Power
Packaging cover Rome Pathway To Power.
Product ID 46357-10006
Product UPC 046357100062
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk and 1.2MB 5.25 Disk
Copyright date 1993
Publisher(s) Maxis
Category(s) Entertainment, Strategy
Language(s) English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

You are Hector. A Slave.
The lowest of the low. A dirty, vile, plague-ridden piece of human chattel.

But you have big dreams.

You intend to become the Emperor someday- and woe to the man, beast or God that gets in your way. Immersed in historical (and hysterical) Ancient Rome, you'll explore a world filled with strange lands and stranger people. You'll experience adventure, discovery, danger, and intrigue- and a few good laughs- on your way to the top. To master Rome you'll need some of the best qualities of humanity- and all the worst. Above all you'll need pride, ambition and the willingness to do whatever it takes to get the job done.

  • A unique blend of strategy and adventure for fun and danger.
  • Just the right challenge for intermediate gamers and above.
  • Easy point-and-click interface- no keyboard sequences to memorize.
  • Six levels with different landscapes, different plots, different schemes.
  • Each level requires unique skills to solve- much less to survive
  • Dynamic simulation has events and activities happening around you.
  • Great visuals- up to 256 colors, isometric 3D graphics for some views
  • Outstanding sound and music- supports AdLib, Roland and Sound Blaster.
  • Have a real blast- see Vesuvius erupt, up-close and personal.
  • Experience Rome in English, German, French, Spanish or Italian.
  • Control the game with simple mouse clicks. Interact with scores of locals.
  • Go places, meet important people and get into trouble.
  • Map view shown on entire level at once.
  • You'll have good days…
  • And not so good days.

System Requirements

Required CPU AT 286
Required RAM 640K
Supported Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Rome Pathway To Power. Retail Box back Rome Pathway To Power.



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