2400 A.D. (PC, 5 1/4" Disk) Origin Systems - 1988 USA, Canada Release

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2400 A.D.
Product ID 17814-75710
Product UPC 017814757105
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) Origin Systems
Category(s) Entertainment, Role Playing
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Hello stranger. Want to be a hero?

For the first time since 2313 A.D. when the Tzorg Empire began its merciless attacks, the United Stellar Council may have a chance to defeat the treacherous Tzorgs. Reports of fierce battles near planet XK-120, indicate that slowly but steadily the council is gaining ground. It is imperative, however, that the remaining humans on XK-120 rise up now and overthrow the robot police force the Tzorgs have installed. Only then can XK-120's tactical weapons can be used to aid the Council forces.

Every last member of the resistance has either been captured or is closely monitored by the robot patrol. As a new inhabitant of XK-120, however, you have no police record, so you have a chance to locate the central control console and deactivate the robot control system. Not a good chance, but a chance.

Highlights of 2400 A.D.

Command a high-tech combat system.

  • Directive override, reprogram robots to work for you.
  • Holoprojector, create a duplicate image of yourself to divert robot attacks.

Explore a futuristic city in fantastic detail.

  • 9 Levels of the city to explore.
  • 16 Types of animated robots.
  • Over 100 other human inhabitants to aid you with supplies or vital clues.

There's more than one way to make your move.

  • Extensive air jet subway and sidewalk systems provide inconspicuous access to all areas of the city.
  • Nuclear jetpack lets you speedily elude attacking robots.

System Requirements

Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Required RAM 256K
Supported Video CGA
Hercules Monochrome

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