Descent is a first person shooter with a unique six degree of freedom gameplay. You control a spaceship and must pilot it in a mine, through a series of 3d levels. The goal of the game is to find a series of keys, shoot down enemy ships and find your way to the next level.
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Input: keyboard, joystick, thrustmaster
Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, cd-rom
Sound cards supported: Adlib, Ensoniq soundscape, MIDI, Gravis Ultrasound, Pro Audio Spectrum, Roland, Sound Blaster
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