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Orb, The

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Full titleOrb, The
Also known asCrystal Orb, The
In Search of the Orb
Year of release1983
PublisherCRL Group PLC (UK)
Inspired byASP Software Ltd (UK) (original game: Valley, The)
Machine typeZX Spectrum 48K
Number of players1
TypeAdventure: RPG
Message languageEnglish
Original publicationCommercial
Original price£5.95
AvailabilityAvailable as both Perfect TZX and non-TZX
Protection schemeNone
Remarks"In Search of the Orb" was bought by CRL from a freelance programmer, and they were unaware that it wasn't an original program -- until Argus sued them for breach of copyright, whereupon they withdrew the game and settled out of court (the damages they paid were said to be "substantial").
Score 7.30 (10 votes)   See scores and vote!

Download and play links
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator OrbThe.tzx.zip13,387(Perfect TZX tape image)Original release
Run on-line with a 48K Java Spectrum emulator OrbThe.tap.zip13,270((non-TZX) TAP tape image)

Additional material
OrbThe.gif4,274(In-game screen)
OrbThe.jpg35,441(Cassette inlay)

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