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It Came from the Desert

It Came from the Desert is a free action-adventure game designed by David Riordan, developed by Cinemaware and released by Cinemaware in 1990. It Came from the Desert runs on DOS but was also published for Amiga. Download the game here.
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It Came from the Desert reviews

"Desert has a brilliant atmosphere and tons of effort has gone into making sure that everything is correct. It's funny and spooky in turn and the music (an excellent pastiche of the kind of soundtrack you find on all those old black and white movies), is perfect." - Zero Magazine (1990)

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It Came From the Desert was followed by an expansion pack called Antheads: It Came from the Desert II in 1990. Antheads was made available in the United States through mail order directly from Cinemaware, and on store shelves in Europe. Antheads is not a standalone game; it requires ownership of the original chapter in order to play.

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Additional info

Input: keyboard, mouse, joystick

Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, 5,25 floppy disk

Also published for: Amiga

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