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Game #530
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  Hyperspeed    View all Top Dogs in this genre
Simulation   Hypothetical

Rating: 8.74 (82 votes)

Hyperspeed box cover

Hyperspeed screenshot
Lightspeed and Hyperspeed are without a doubt two of the most underrated space sims of all time designed by celebrated Gunship 2000 and F-15 Strike Eagle III designer Andy Hollis. Although billed as "adventure/strategy" games, they are actually space sims with some adventure game elements. Still, categorization quibbles can't hide the fact that they are two of the very best -- with fluid animations, cool ships, and great interface. In all, great space exploration sims that follow in the venerable Elite tradition. Highly recommended.

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Andy Hollis
Developer: MicroProse
Publisher: MicroProse
Year: 1992
Software Copyright: MicroProse
Theme: Science Fiction
Multiplayer:  
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
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If you like this game, try: Lightspeed, Elite Plus, Star Crusader

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