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Gate 88 is described by PC Gamer UK as to "Asteroids what the Taj Mahal is to Lego." In this fast-paced, frenetic blend of real-time strategy and 2D space shooter, players dogfight in an upgradable command ship while developing base defenses, issuing squadron attacks, and researching new technologies. Though Gate 88's abstract vector-art is unabashedly old school, Gamehippo.com boasts, "the gameplay is anything but retro. It's new, fresh, and exciting."

Gate 88 is inspired by classics like Herzog Zwei, Star Control, Subspace, Homeworld, and Parsec 47.

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Mac OS X 10.1 or later

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Sans Dieu Rien Member IconReview+11
Sans Dieu Rien
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Classic game all in itself. It's great news that there is a Mac OS X version as well! However, the forum doesn't seem up to date...I wonder how the developer is doing...

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Version Mar19/05
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Anonymous
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This game is like a free Starcraft combined with asteroids :) And that`s really good.
A little hard to learn all the many controls (playability 3).

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Version Mar19/05
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VERY cool game indeed! And the music is really amazing. Great work.

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Version Mar19/05
Claire Brylczyk Member IconReview+0
Claire Brylczyk
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This game is really well done. Queasy has combined a lot of familiar gameplay elements and come up with something original and intriguing. Gate 88 has an elegant mix of action and strategy that hasn't been seen since Armor Alley. Nice music, too.

Check out Area 2048 and the other games on this page while you're at it ( JAPANESE - just click the (dmg) links to download, english instructions are included:)
http://shinh.skr.jp/osxbin/

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Downloads 4,582
Version Downloads 2,376
Type Games / Arcade
License Free
Date 05 Apr 2005
Platform OS X / PPC 32
Price Free
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