It Came From The Desert (Amiga, 3 1/2" Disk) Cinemaware - 1989 USA, Canada Release

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It Came From The Desert
Packaging cover It Came From The Desert.
Product ID 30915-10901
Product UPC 030915109017
Product ISBN 0-945712-87-1
Platform(s) Amiga
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1989
Publisher(s) Cinemaware
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

A crawling terror whose towering fury no one can escape. A new dimension in terror that will have you screaming for mercy. Ants, twenty feet tall, go marching one by one, using your home town as a human picnic basket!

Panic grips the city as these monster-sized mutations strike terror again... and again... and again!

Witness science fiction become fact as the unimaginable becomes real... the impossible becomes true!

You'll marvel as the screen explodes with action so real you can feel the desert wind chap your parched lips. Sound effects so eerie you can hear the distant marching of giant harvester ants on the prowl!

Human drama abounds- blackmailing rivals, land scams, love triangles and desert cults!

  • Huge multi-location, real-time environment.
  • Original music and screenplay crafted by Hollywood professionals.
  • A unique blend of role-playing and strategy combined with dazzling arcade-style sequences.
  • Easy to play- no typing required.
  • Experience bugs the size of Buicks disrupting the double feature.
  • Match military might against hordes of blood thirsty hexapods!
  • Does the Gypsy's crystal ball predict mankind's doom?
  • Be consumed by your worst nightmare!
  • Confront local greasers in a deadly game of Chicken!
  • Beg Nurse Judy to salve your wounds!

System Requirements

Required RAM 1MB
Requires Joystick Yes

Box Scans

Retail Box cover It Came From The Desert. Retail Box back It Came From The Desert.



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