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Game #465
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Gold Rush!    View all Top Dogs in this genre
Interactive Fiction   Graphical IF

Rating: 9.13 (261 votes)

Gold Rush! box cover

Gold Rush! screenshot
One of Sierra's best but least-known games, Gold Rush! is exceptional not only for its real-world puzzles and intriguing plot, but also because it's one of the first adventure games that are truly replayable: as a brash young New Yorker setting out to find your lost brother, choose your path to fame and fortune in California from 3 very different branches, each with its own obstacles and dangers. Without a doubt, this is one of my favorite adventure games of all time. Two thumbs up!

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Doug MacNeill & Ken MacNeill
Developer: Sierra On-Line
Publisher: Sierra On-Line
Year: 1988
Software Copyright: Sierra On-Line
Theme: Grand Adventure, Historical, Western
Multiplayer:  
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
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If you like this game, try: Freddy Pharkas: Frontier Pharmacist, Lost Dutchman Mine, The, Le Fetiche Maya

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