Decision In The Desert (PC, 3 1/2" Disk) Microprose - 1985 USA, Canada Release

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Decision In The Desert
Product ID MIPRO0024
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1985
Publisher(s) Microprose
Developer(s) Edward Bever
Sid Meier
Category(s) Entertainment, Simulation, Wargame, World War II Wargame
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

You are in command- North Africa 1940-42!

Dusk, October 24, 1944- North Africa. Three hundred enemy tanks coming straight at you! Suddenly, the sky light sup with a thousand gun artillery barrage! The Battle of El Alamein begins! You are in charge!

Experience the thrill and excitement of one of history's greatest events. The action is non-stop in this accelerated real-time simulation. You'll be in the thick of this action-packed strategic simulation in minutes even if you've never played a simulation before!

Decision In The Desert is a Command Series product with real-time continuous action. You're in command as you lead the armies of either side or compete head-to-head between two opposing generals. The computer handles all the rules.

Decision In The Desert is an historically accurate, fast moving simulation with colorful animated graphics and sound! Best of all you'll be deploying tanks, artillery, air cover, and your combat divisions in minutes even if you've never played a strategic simulation before! Like the real Generals... The decision is up to you!

System Requirements

PC MS-DOS 2.11
Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Required RAM 256K
Supported Video CGA

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