Dark Side was released on July 1, 1988 by Incentive who also develop it. Dark Side is a puzzle based first person shooter.
This game is sequal to Driller which was released in 1987.
Play is from inside a space suit, propelled by a Jet Pack with limited fuel, and possess lasers and a shield.
Shield energy is limited, but can be recharged through pentagons and rods.
In a world viewed through the the Freescape 3D system, you roam the verdant planet of trees, buildings and underground tunnels.
The player is a government agent, sent secretly to the moon’s surface with the mission of deactivating the weapon before it becomes fully charged.
This is accomplished by destroying a power network in the form of ECD (Energy Collection Device) columns, dotted around the moon and connected with power lines all the way to the beam weapon.
A number of enemies exist in the game in the form of tanks or flying turrets. Nothing is hard to kill.
|Operating System||MS-DOS 3.3 or better|
|CPU||80286 or better|
|Memory||640K or more|
|Hard Drive Space||1 MB|
|Graphics Hardware||NVIDIA GeForce 7800 GT|
AMD x1800 XL
|Network||Broadband Internet Connection Required|