Abandonware DOS title

Deadline

Deadline is an abandoned adventure game designed by Marc Blank, developed by Infocom and released by Infocom in 1982. Deadline runs on DOS. Download the game here.

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Collector's corner:

The folio original release contained the following feelies:

  • an Inspector's Casebook
  • a plastic bag with 3 white pills
  • 5 pages of interview notes
  • a coroner's note: Corpus Delicti
  • a letter from Coates to Chief of Police
  • an offical memo from the Police Department
  • a lab report
  • a photo of the murder scene

The gray box re-release contained:
  • documentary evidence: file #H657/SJ43.1
  • a plastic bag with 3 white pills
  • a letter from Coates to Chief of Police
  • a coroner's note: Corpus Delicti
  • a photo of the murder scene

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Input: keyboard

Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk

Abandonware DOS views: 7215

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