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Author Topic: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine  (Read 627 times)

Offline NinjaKat

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May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« on: May 01, 2022, 04:35:14 pm »
OCS/ECS Game of the Month for May 2022, is The Chaos Engine!

The setting is a steampunk Victorian era England. A time traveller on a reconnaissance mission from the distant future became stranded in the England of the late 1800s, and his technology came into the hands of the Royal Society, led by Baron Fortesque (based upon Charles Babbage), a grand inventor. Fortesque then retro engineered many of the futuristic contraptions, creating an entirely different, alternate timeline.

Baron Fortesque then succeeded in his greatest creation yet: the Chaos Engine, which was able to experiment with matter and the very nature of space and time. Unfortunately for the rest of the proud kingdom, the Engine then proceeded to become sentient, captured and assimilated its creator, and began to change the countryside for the worse. Vile monsters and destructive automata appeared everywhere, and even prehistoric beasts were resurrected. Telegram wires connecting the British Isles to the European mainland are cut, and any ship attempting to enter a British port is attacked. The British Royal Family, members of Parliament and a large number of refugees manage to escape across the sea, bringing with them many tales of horror. The British Empire is left in tatters, and the world in economic and political chaos. That lures a number of mercenaries on a potentially-rewarding quest to infiltrate the quarantined Britain, find the root of the problem, and swiftly bring a full stop to it.

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  • Amiga Hardware: OCS/ECS
  • Release Year: 1993
  • Disks: 2
  • WHDLoad: Yes
  • Players: 1 or 2, simultaneous
  • Publisher: Renegade
  • Developer: Bitmap Brothers

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* To qualify: Play single player (with CPU) on an OCS/ECS machine or equivalent emulator.  Do not use keys, passwords or cheats.
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Re: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« Reply #1 on: May 03, 2022, 08:40:22 am »
Thank you again "NinjaKat" for your sterling efforts in getting the new games up!

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Re: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2022, 09:42:27 pm »
Not a very high score... but the best I've managed so far!  ;D

Level 1 - 710

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Re: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2022, 04:35:41 pm »
Love this game but also crap at it!

Got 2085 on my A3000

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Re: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« Reply #4 on: May 31, 2022, 05:02:59 pm »
No as bad as me! ;-)
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Offline quantum8

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Re: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« Reply #5 on: June 01, 2022, 04:59:40 pm »
No as bad as me! ;-)

haha maybe if we do a 2 player some time our powers can combine to be less crap!

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Re: May 2022 - The Chaos Engine
« Reply #6 on: June 06, 2022, 08:38:48 am »
Well done quantum8!  Thank you both for participating this month.  Final results:

Winner: quantum8 - 2085
2nd: intangybles - 710

Just a reminder, please confirm the rules when posting a score.
I will add awards as soon as I get a chance.
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