Abandonware DOS title

Starcross

Starcross is an abandoned adventure game designed by Dave Lebling, developed by Infocom and released by Infocom in 1982. Starcross runs on DOS but was also published for Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, Amiga, Atari ST.
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DOS
Rating
3.65 / 5.00 (20 votes)

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Do you have trouble running this game on Windows? Read this guide.

Main executable game file: starcros/Starcros.bat.

DOS games can't run on Windows. You need a DOS emulator like DOSbox or D-Fend Reloaded. Follow these instructions to play DOS games on Windows 10 or later systems.

Retro gamer collector's corner:

The Starcross feelies consisted of the following items:

  • Log of the M.C.S. Starcross, a whimsical journal of the player's character's experiences on the ship
  • A letter from the "Bureau of Extra-Solar Intelligence" providing advice for any encounters with alien lifeforms
  • A partial space map of charted masses, including instructions on how to use the navigation computer

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Additional info about Starcross

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard
Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk
Also published for: Apple II, Atari 8-bit, Commodore 64, Commodore Plus/4, Amiga, Atari ST
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