CAPTIVE

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Captive is a science fiction role-playing video game released by Mindscape in 1990. A Dungeon Master “clone”, it featured pseudo 3D realtime graphics from a first-person perspective.

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The player characters are androids (termed “droids” in the game) operated remotely by a prisoner trying to free himself. The player assumes the role of the prisoner, and the game involves visiting and destroying a series of bases on different planets.

It was released on Amiga, Atari ST and PC (1992) platforms.

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Trill, the main character, is judged guilty and ordered in a space cryogenic prison for 250 years. 248 years later, he awakes, but without the memory of who he is, where he is and why he was imprisoned.

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In the corner of his cell, which had doubled as a store-room, the prisoner finds a “briefcase computer” which gives him control over a group of four droids on a space ship. Now he must use these droids to find and free himself.

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CAPTIVE CHEATnTRICKS

Over 18,000 credits:
Land and collect the message from from Ratt on Butre. Return to the Swan, then land again. Pick up the next message from Ratt, then repeat this procedure eighty-eight times. Place all the messages in the backbacks. After they are full, carry them with your “hands”, as well as one actively on the pointer. Ener a base and locate a shop. Sell the message for over 18,000 credits.

High stats droid:
Enter ZAK as a droid name for all attributes except one to be as high as initially possible.

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SEQUEL – LIBERATION: CAPTIVE II -AMIGA CD32

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