Byzantine The Betrayal (PC, CD-ROM) Discovery Communications - 1997 USA, Canada Release

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Byzantine The Betrayal
Packaging cover Byzantine The Betrayal.
Product ID 43252-24920
Product UPC 743252249208
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1997
Publisher(s) Discovery Communications
Label Planet Explorer
Category(s) Entertainment, Adventure
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The summons from your friend in Turkey promises you a story that any investigative journalist would die for. Once in Istanbul, you begin to suspect your friend's words may prove prophetic, as you are plunged into a conspiracy that's plundering the legacy of a lost civilization. In this dangerously authentic adventure, you'll need all your your reporter's instincts and skills to solve your way to the truth... or perish in the attempt. Now, let the journey begin. But remember: Trust no one. Suspect everyone. And play as if your life depends on it.

  • Immersive 360 degree environments, authentic ambient sounds and originally scored music draw you into the thrilling, mysterious world of Istanbul.
  • The intricacies of Turkish are and culture create a myriad of intriguing plot twists and puzzles.
  • Stunning, detailed 16-bit 3D models create a graphic backdrop unlike any other adventure game.
  • 45 Minutes of live-action video shot on location in Turkey bring the exotic people, places and action of Istanbul to life in a plot mired in ciphers, betrayal and intrigue.

The first in the Planet Explorer series, Byzantine: The Betrayal places you in the mysterious world of one of Earth's most intriguing locales. Available only from the Discovery Channel, Planet Explorer releases will capture the essence of great places in an entirely new way. The series will integrate storytelling, historical and cultural context and puzzle-solving in a fashion that compels users through a virtual journey of the world's most intriguing cities, countries and natural wonders.

System Requirements

PC Windows 95
Required CPU Pentium 90
Required RAM 16MB
Req. Hard Drive 55MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed 4X
Required Audio Yes
Supported Video SVGA Hi-Color

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Retail Box cover Byzantine The Betrayal. Retail Box back Byzantine The Betrayal.



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