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Beneath a Steel Sky

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When orphaned Robert Foster is seized at gunpoint from the peaceful village he calls home and flown a thousand miles to a city he's never seen, he can only ask himself: why me? Escaping from his abductors into the dark metropolis, he vows to avenge the murder of the only family he's ever known.

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Posted by thorn969 on Apr 6, 2017

A lovely classic

Yes... it is short... and has unnecessary deaths and other issues. But the puzzles were well integrated with the game and it is a good adventure game for its time....

Posted by Antrax on Jul 24, 2012

An overrated classic

BASS suffers from extreme minimality. It's not that only that the game is short. It's also that dialogue options are few, many characters don't really do anything or say anything interesting, puzzle solutions are usually a single step and you have access to...

Posted by emric on May 22, 2012

a retro piece of british adventurey sci-fi goodness

This is definitely one of the better examples of retro adventure gaming! The puzzles are all pretty much inventory based. but like many adventure games of it's time, it does suffer from some annoying pixel-hunting. What makes it stand out is the creative...

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Game Information

Platform PC
Perspective Third-Person
Control Point-and-click
Gameplay Quest
Genre Science Fiction
Theme Conspiracy
Graphic Style Stylized art
Presentation -
Action (Compulsory) -
Red Flags -
Media CD

Product Details

System Requirements
MS-DOS 3.3 or better with MSCDEX
386 processor
2 MB RAM (including 550K free base memory)
256 color VGA graphics
CD-ROM drive 150 KPS
Known Issues
ScummVM compatible.

Beneath a Steel Sky by Revolution - A Point and Click Adventure Game

Beneath a Steel Sky is an adventure game, released in 1994 by Revolution. Beneath a Steel Sky has a Stylized art style and uses a Point-and-click control scheme. Adventure Gamers have published a review of Beneath a Steel Sky and rate it as Very good, meanwhile the community rating for Beneath a Steel Sky is Good.
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