Dream Prisoner (computer game)

Dream Prisoner (computer game)

Infobox VG
title = Dream Prisoner

developer = Alex van Oostenrijk, Alex Lentjes
publisher = Procurion 9
released = December vgy|1995
genre = Adventure game
modes = Single-player
platforms = MS-DOS
input = Keyboard, Mouse

Dream Prisoner is a first person adventure computer game written by Dutch programmers Alex van Oostenrijk (programming and graphics) and Alex Lentjes (script) in 1995 and published by their game development company Procurion 9. In the game, the player somehow finds herself imprisoned in a surreal castle where a fancy dinner party is going on. The objective is to escape by solving a number of logical puzzles.

Written in Turbo Pascal, the game has 256-color full-screen graphics, an AdLib music score and digital sound effects. The story is presented in textual form, displayed on top of the graphics and the user interacts with the game through text input which is interpreted by a parser.

The game was reviewed in the Dutch computer magazine PC Active in 1995 and distributed as freeware.

External links

* [http://procurion9.websofia.com Procurion 9's official website with Dream Prisoner for download]
* [http://www.mobygames.com/game/dos/dream-prisoner Dream Prisoner at Mobygames]

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dream Prisoner — Title screen Developer(s) Alex van Oostenrijk, Alex Lentjes Publisher(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Dream world (plot device) — Dream world (also called dream realm or illusory realm) is a commonly used plot device in fictional works, most notably in science fiction and fantasy fiction. The use of a dream world creates a situation whereby a character (or group of… …   Wikipedia

  • Game Show Network — GSN redirects here. For other uses, see GSN (disambiguation). Game Show Network, LLC (GSN) Launched December 1, 1994 Owned by DirecTV (60%) Sony Pictures Television (40%) Picture format …   Wikipedia

  • Adventure game — An adventure game is a type of video game characterized by investigation, exploration, puzzle solving, interaction with game characters, and a focus on narrative rather than reflex based challenges. The term originates from the 1970s game… …   Wikipedia

  • Fahrenheit (video game) — Fahrenheit European cover art Developer(s) Quantic Dream Publisher(s) Atari …   Wikipedia

  • Daxter (video game) — This article is about the video game. For the character, see Daxter. Daxter Developer(s) Ready at Dawn …   Wikipedia

  • The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath — The Dream Quest of Unknown Kadeth   Author(s) H. P. Lovecraft Country …   Wikipedia

  • Summoner (video game) — Infobox VG| title = Summoner developer = Volition, Inc. publisher = THQ released = PlayStation 2 NA October 25, 2000 EU April 6, 2001 Microsoft Windows NA March 19, 2001 EU May 19, 2001 Mac OS NA July 12, 2001 platforms = PlayStation 2, Mac OS,… …   Wikipedia

  • literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …   Universalium

  • List of minor The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy characters — The following is an alphabetical list of the minor characters in the various versions of The Hitchhiker s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams. The descriptions of the characters are accompanied by information on details about appearances and… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”