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Game #3074
Strategy   Board - Western

Rating: 5.57 (19 votes)

Battlestar box cover

Battlestar screenshot
Battlestar is a competent PC version of popular Battleship board game -- no more, no less. The game replaces the ships with nice-looking spaceships, but otherwise the gameplay remains identical: try to correctly guess the locations of the opposite player's five spaceships before your ships are discovered and destroyed. You can play against the computer or another human player, and the computer's AI is not half bad. Overall, if you like the board game, Battlestar is worth a look. If you want something based on the same idea but with more challenging twists, though, try Fathom It! (reviewed on this site) instead.

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Dan Harrison
Developer: SoftDisk Publishing
Publisher: SoftDisk Publishing
Year: 1992
Software Copyright: SoftDisk Publishing
Theme: Shareware
System Requirements: DOS
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If you like this game, try: Fathom It!, Dino Wars, MetaSquarer

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