Red Storm Rising (PC, 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk) Microprose - 1988 USA, Canada Release

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Red Storm Rising
Product ID 19703-41490
Product UPC 019703414908
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) Microprose
Label Microprose Classics
Category(s) Entertainment, Strategy
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Presented the Innovations award at the Consumer Electronics show in 1988, Red Storm Rising has earned praise for it's realistic gameplay and wide variety of game playing options.

The gripping computer simulation based on the #1 best-selling book by Tom Clancy.

It combines the gripping military fiction of Tom Clancy's Red Storm Rising with all the elements of a great Microprose simulation.

As an American nuclear attack submarine commander during World War III, you are charged with keeping the North Atlantic clear of Warsaw pact forces.

To fulfill your duties, you utilize advanced weaponry, as well as state-of-the-art defense, sonar, radar and tracking systems. You react quickly to the intelligent Soviet naval actions. And you master the many capabilities of your five different sub classes in order to defeat the awesome forces that confront you!

  • Four different levels of challenge and excitement from introductory to ultimate!
  • 11 Different scenarios, including a full World War III campaign!

System Requirements

Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Required RAM 384K
Supports Joystick Yes
Supported Video CGA
Hercules Monochrome

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