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Hostile Waters: Antaeus Rising

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82.19% Overall Rank: 3283
PC Rank: 755
2001 Games Rank: 3270
2001 PC Rank: 755
Score based on 27 reviews

Description

In 2032, an Earth that knows only peace is forced to relearn the art of war. Antaeus Rising combines explosive action with powerful real-time strategy. Take command of a powerful aircraft carrier/manufacturing platform. Create military units with your carrier and lead an army against the forces of the Old World Cabal. Plan your assault from within your carrier and then enter your units for some third-person mayhem! FEATURES - Over 20 missions with real physics modeling. - Dozens of enemy units to fight and destroy, plus ground, air, and alien production facilities such as command centers, radar outposts, energy storage and anti-aircraft guns. - Unique control and command interface, including a real-time 3D map that enables the player to manage and monitor up to 10 units at any one time. - Picture-in-picture helps the player monitor vehicles, tasks and progress. - Control units in 3rd person action mode as well as traditional top-down, real-time strategy mode. - Featuring the voices of Tom Baker ("Dr. Who"), Paul Darrow and Glynis Barber ("Blake's 7"). - Compelling script crafted by noted author Warren Ellis. - Unique Voice-Com system creates a whole new level of excitement. "One of those rare games where everything has gone right." - Daily Radar UK
Release Date: June 13, 2001

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