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by Matt Weiner


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About the Story

You cannot stop it...

You cannot fight it...

It will destroy you if it reaches you...


...is the line between night and day on an astronomical body. And on this planet day is extremely hot. You have to command a crew of robots to rescue six downed astronauts before the sun catches them.

Terminator is a randomized rescue game with novel command structures and simulations of movement and vision on a continuous surface.

Game Details


Entrant - ParserComp 2015

Editorial Reviews

These Heterogenous Tasks

An effectively-designed puzzle game, but an experience thatís closer to Minesweeper than it is to interactive story.
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