The Planet Miners

The Planet Miners

It's January 1, 2050, and after many decades of research and development of space travel, mankind is ready to reach out to the planets of the solar system to establish mining bases. Up to four players compete with each other and the computer to stake...

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Name The Planet Miners
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Platform Apple II
Release Date 1980
Game Type Released
ESRB Not Rated
Developers The Avalon Hill Game Company
Publishers The Avalon Hill Game Company
Genres Construction and Management Simulation, Strategy
Max Players 4
Cooperative No
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Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Planet_Miners
Video Link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WH8zpG8_0_I
Overview
It's January 1, 2050, and after many decades of research and development of space travel, mankind is ready to reach out to the planets of the solar system to establish mining bases. Up to four players compete with each other and the computer to stake valuable mining claims throughout the solar system, while the mining council has stationed patrol ships throughout the system to make sure everyone follows the rules. Thus begins several weeks of intensive exploration, political maneuvering, sabotage, and claim jumping which will decide the course of the economic exploitation of outer space for the next hundred years. You have the opportunity to guide your family to a commanding economic position in the solar system. The game can also be played solitaire against the computer.
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