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Black & White

Black & White is a strategy god simulation video game developed by Lionhead Studios and published by Electronic Arts in 2001 for Microsoft Windows and later for other platforms.
In Black & White players take on the role of a deity who must guide and nurture a civilization of worshippers on a series of islands. The central objective of the game is to establish a powerful and thriving civilization while interacting with other gods and fulfilling various challenges and quests.

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Black & White review

Computer Gaming World (2001): "True artistic achievement, is rare and irreproducible, and precious when it’s found. BLACK & WHITE is such an achievement, and it is one of those games people will still be talking about twenty years from now."

Game Revolution (2001): "Black & White has captivated the entire GR staff with its amazingly creative and unique gameplay, graphics and humor. It's the sort of game that comes around once every few years and totally changes the gaming landscape. Take heed, heathens - there's a new god in town."

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A PlayStation version was in development and scheduled for release in summer 2001,[ and a Dreamcast version in late 2001. Both were cancelled.

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Additional info about Black & White

Status: abandonware
Input: mouse, keyboard
Distributed on: cd-rom
Abandonware DOS views: 2033
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