Dune

Dune is a 1992 video game, based upon Frank Herbert's science fiction novel of the same name. Developed by Cryo Interactive, is the first of the Dune computer games. Dune blended adventure with economic and military strategy, and is considered by many the most immersive Dune computer game. Loosely following the story of the novel, the game casts the player as Paul Atreides, with the ultimate goal of driving the Harkonnen from Planet Dune, while managing spice extraction, military, and later, ecology through the native Fremen tribes. As the player progresses, his troops are equipped with weapons from "crysknives" to atomics, tap into Paul's latent psychic powers, and get acquainted with such characters from the book as Chani and Liet-Kynes.
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Cryo Interactive Entertainment
Cryo Interactive Entertainment is a French video game development and publishing company founded in 1992, but existing unofficially since 1989 as a developer group under the name Cryo. In 2008 Microïds acquired Cryo. (From Wikipedia)
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No Multiplayer
Platform:
Dosbox
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Review by acecairo

Great Strategy with light adventure elements.  The first half of the game involves you having conversations with characters and doing certain actions in order to advance the story while mining spice and searching for villages, while the second half of the game involves you building up an army to defeat the harkonens.  I was disappointed by the ending, I expected a cool cinamatic or artwork or something for my hardwork and was dissapointed to see the same character animations of paul that are throughout the game, lame.  Still over all a great game with wonderfull music.
Similar games: Dune 2Super Dune 2Dune CD

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  11/6/2013 1:27:00 AM - Ian Make sure you go out into the desert alone (no Harah/Gurney) and wait for a few moments. :)
  10/3/2013 10:34:00 PM - CS I can't seem to advance to the part where you get your first vision. Anyone else having this problem?
2   9/7/2013 6:06:00 PM - Olivier M. You can use the utopiabox along with DosBox. Works perfectly on my Vista. http://www.abandonware-utopia.com/pages/utopiabox/setup_Utopia_Box_V3.exe
  7/18/2013 7:11:00 AM - Muad'dib Anyone know how to play this on a 64 bit system?
  5/25/2013 3:17:00 PM - Darius Peciulis Classic
  5/13/2013 5:48:00 PM - Michelle I loved this game!
1   4/29/2013 6:27:00 PM - George It is done. See "Dune CD" for full CD version.
  4/29/2013 4:04:00 PM - George Thanks Ian for the link, I'll try to put it up on this web.
3   4/29/2013 1:08:00 PM - Ian The version with voices can be downloaded from here: http://www.theisozone.com/downloads/pc/dos-games/dune-full-talkie-cd-version/ Run the game in dosbox and enjoy!
  4/25/2013 4:56:00 AM - hello
  3/4/2013 9:18:00 AM - Indigo Is there any site that let's you play it with the actual voices? I don't know why but it's really put me off, it just doesn't feel the same
  3/1/2013 2:48:00 PM - Paul Legend Game
  2/17/2013 2:02:00 PM - big boss Great game!!
  2/13/2013 11:38:00 PM - schnide I have the PC CD version of this sitting right here in front of me, but can't make it install or run in Windows 7 64-bit. If anyone wants to give me a hint, I can see about converting this to an ISO and uploading it somewhere. Dune's one of my all-time favourites. Contact me at schnide AT btinternet DOT com.
  1/17/2013 11:29:00 PM - Mr Ian Here are some good tips: Use the prospector troop to carry equipment around to different areas. I love it when you take Chani to Harah's sietch too!

 
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