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Barn Runner 1: The Armageddon Eclair

by Ponch

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14 Jan 2005
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Medium length game
Short game Can be completed within 30 minutes
Medium length game Takes at least 30 mins to finish
Full length game As long as a Sierra / LucasArts classic
MAGS game Monthly AGS competition entry
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Occasional, mild

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About this game

This is where the ineptly executed Barn Runner saga begins.
What starts as a routine investigation into a missing robot quickly spirals into sinister conspiracies and delicious free cheese samples.

Barn Runner: The Armageddon Eclair is a full-sized game in two chapters that will set you (as Detective Prick Peckard, head of the Robot Crimes Division) hot on the trail of a missing robot as you follow the trail of clues from the Food Courts of your domed city all the way to the untamed green forests of a land that does not officially exist.

THRILL to the chase!
FEEL the chill of gruesome crime scenes!
SMELL the free samples of the Food Court!
FLINCH from poorly executed cut-scenes!

All this and more awaits you in the world of Barn Runner!

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AGS Panel Review

"An amusing pseudo-parody of Blade Runner with a sarcastic, down on his luck hero chasing a rogue robot."

5 people commented on this game (newest first):

throw the man a gift card.
a fine start to a great series.
2014-01-14 13:50:31 by inkman
The game is more a graphic novel than a quest. While very well written and nicely drawn, it features puzzles way too scarce and easy. I actually don't remember a puzzle that took more than 15 seconds to solve.
2009-10-11 21:20:49 by Crimson Wizard
I have a problem with part 2. I entered the right password, the files were extracted, but when I started the game, I got this error:
2008-12-14 21:16:13 by thepr
Very fun games, parts 1 and 2, gotta play the others yet, very excited!

Couldn't agree more with seawana, and I'd nominate this into the AGS awards if it wasn't too late.
2005-03-22 20:31:18 by Andy
Love the graphics and sense of humor. Very funny, great music and puzzles that make sense. Great work. Looking forward to more adventures with Prick!
2005-01-15 20:11:20 by seawana
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