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Editors' Rating:
Editors' Rating:
Good
Average User Rating:
out of 11 votes out of 11 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.2
  • Total Downloads:
    81,669
  • Date Added:
    Aug. 19, 2004
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    1.05MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    2
  • Platform:
    Windows

Editors' Review

The mildly addictive Orbital Sniper places you above a crowded cityscape where throngs of normal citizens in gray mingle with a smattering of "VIPs" in blue and "dissidents" in red. You move a crosshair around the screen, zooming in and out with the right mouse button and firing with the left. Your job is to kill the dissidents before they can get to the VIPs. The game starts out easy but quickly gets harder as more and faster VIPs and dissidents take to the streets, and you'll have to prioritize targets, a bit like in the classic Missile Command. The graphics are passable, the sound less so. At minimum zoom, the city looks slightly fuzzy, like a satellite photograph. Close up, though, you can hardly tell the rooftops from the sidewalks. Also, shooting a dissident produces only a red blot and an odd honking sound. Still, it's not bad for a one-time work break.
 
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Full Specifications

General
Publisher Jari Komppa (Sol)
Publisher web site http://iki.fi/sol
Release Date August 19, 2004
Date Added August 19, 2004
Version 1.2
Category
Category Games
Subcategory Action Games
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
Additional Requirements Windows (all)
Download Information
File Size 1.05MB
File Name OrbitalSniper120.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 81,669
Downloads Last Week 2
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free
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