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The Perfidious Petrol Station

by Technocrat

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File size: 90 MB
Downloaded: 763 times
Graphics: 320x240, 16-bit color
Operating System(s):

Windows

Game Genre:
Contemporary
Game Type:
Comedy
Story Type:
Original
Release Date:
11 Apr 2013
AGS Panel Rating:
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Not rated yet
Player Rating:
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Full 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
Non-adventure game Using Adventure Game Studio for something else?!
Joke game You know when it fits this category ;)
Demo Unfinished games / commercial games
Training game Games made just to try out AGS
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Content advisory:
Bad LanguageMild
SexSuggestive dialog
ViolenceMild
Language(s):

English

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6 people have rated this game so far:
Visual:
73%
Immersion:
70%
Puzzles & Pacing:
67%
Overall Enjoyment:
67%

About this game

When a travelling lady-of-the-night finds herself running out of fuel on the way to the Big City, she discovers more than she bargained for in this gruesome gas-station. Relying on her wits and the help of her best friend and crack-fiend, Susie the Drug Addict, things start to go from “bad” to “weird” as she must not only find vital fuel for her car, but also put a stop to an armed robbery, defeat an ancient and evil (but extremely polite) cult, and show a young man that becoming a hippy is never the right answer. Can she fulfil the prophecy, and uncover the mystery of – THE PERFIDIOUS PETROL STATION?

The timeless story of a young woman needing gasoline, and nowhere near the giant leap backwards for womens’ rights you may think it is! Coming from a tradition of naughty humour and dodgy puns in adventure stretching back as far as “Leisure Suit Larry”, Nancy’s first adventure is a nostalgic romp into the kind of surreal story that only exists within adventure games.



Features:

Fully-voiced comedy adventure with a talented multinational cast Average play-length of around three hours (depending on how much you cheat) Disturbing social commentary on the issues of modern womanhood Retro-style art in the classic nineties style Surreal humour and dry British wit
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2 people commented on this game (newest first):

I really enjoyed this polished little number. Good humour, fun puzzles - you get the feeling this would have been something of a classic if it had been released in the 90's. You can pick it up very cheaply, give it a shot!
2014-09-18 12:47:44 by shaun9991
Nice to see a full game from Technocrat, I was happy to pay for it. The world doesn't feel as real or immersive as the Technobabylon titles with a few unintuitive puzzles but overall good stuff.
2013-04-22 17:09:48 by elegantmechanic
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