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Deadline is an abandoned DOS adventure game, developed by Infocom, designed by Marc Blank and published by Infocom in 1982. It's available for download.
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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

Additional info

Awards won by Deadline:

Input: keyboard

Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk

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