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Game #3054
Hall of Belated Fame Inductee  DRroboWHOids    View all Top Dogs in this genreCollection: Fanmade Remakes
Puzzle   Third person

Rating: 8.09 (21 votes)

DRroboWHOids box cover

DRroboWHOids screenshot
DRroboWHOids (a name that makes you want to scream at the designer) is a great PC remake of Daleks, a classic UNIX puzzle game that got a new life on the Macintosh as Classic Daleks. In this game, you must help that ingenious time traveller, Doctor Who , avoid ever-growing swarms of your arch-enemies, the Daleks. You are armed only with your trusty Sonic Screwdriver, an ability to teleport to random destinations, and your wit.

Basically you must maneuver so that the Daleks crash into each other. The Sonic Screwdriver is a handy little device that destroys any Daleks adjacent to you, but will only work once. You are given a limited number of screwdrivers at the start of each level, with new ones awarded upon level completion. When all else fails, you can make a "final stand," allowing the Daleks to keep moving until either you or all the Daleks have been killed.

DRroboWHOids is without a doubt one of the best DOS conversions of a classic Macintosh game. Highly recommended, and be sure to try out excellent Java versions of Daleks at the related links below.

Reviewed by: Underdogs
Designer: Jouni Miettunen
Developer: Freeware
Publisher: Freeware
Year: 1994
Software Copyright: Jouni Miettunen
None that we know of
System Requirements: DOS
Where to get it:
Related Links: Play Daleks online, Daleks for Java
If you like this game, try: Robotron: 2084, AT-Robots, Dr. Who: Dalek Attack

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