|The summons from your friend in Turkey promises
you a story that any investigative journalist would die for. Once in Istanbul, you begin
to suspect your friend's words may prove prophetic, as you are plunged into a conspiracy
that's plundering the legacy of a lost civilisation. In this dangerously authentic
adventure, you'll need all your reporter's instincts and skills to solve your way to the
truth ... or perish in the attempt. Now, let the journey begin. But remember: Trust no
one. Suspect everyone. And play as if your life depends on it.
The first in the Planet Explorer series. Byzantine: The Betrayal
places you in the mysterious world of one of earth's most intriguing locales. Available
only from Discovery Channel, Planet Explorer releases will capture the essence of great
places in an entirely new way. The series will integrate storytelling, historical and
cultural context and puzzle-solving in a fashion that compels users through a virtual
journey of the world's most intriguing cities, countries and natural wonders.
- Immersive 360° environments, authentic ambient sounds and
originally scored music draw you into the thrilling, mysterious world of Istanbul.
- The intricacies of Turkish art and culture create a myriad of
intriguing plot twists and puzzles.
- Stunning, detailed 16-bit 3D models create a graphic backdrop
unlike any other adventure game.
- 45 minutes of live-action video shot on location in Turkey
bring the exotic people, places and action of Istanbul to life in a plot mired in ciphers,
betrayal and intrigue.
Kids to adults - realistic violence
Pentium 90 or higher
16 MB RAM
SVGA 16-bit color (thousands of colors)
55 MB hard drive
4x CDROM drive
Windows 95 compatible sound card
Video/Audio card compatible with Microsoft Direct X drivers
Intel MMX technology (not required)