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The Dig

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Category: Adventure
Year: 1995
More details: MobyGames
Part of group:
DOSBox: Supported (show details)
Rating: ****+

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File File type File size
executable: THEDIG.BAT
configured for DOSBox
Playable demo
27,646 kB
(27.00 MB)

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NOTE: This game can be played under Windows using the ScummVM engine recreation (see the links section below). The ScummVM website has a downloadable demo of The Dig which can be played in ScummVM.


  • Image by LucasArts Entertainment/Lucasfilm Games
  • Image by MrFlibble
  • Image by MrFlibble
  • Image by MrFlibble
  • Image by MrFlibble
  • Image by MrFlibble
  • Image by MrFlibble
  • Image by LucasArts Entertainment/Lucasfilm Games
  • Image by LucasArts Entertainment/Lucasfilm Games

Description (by LucasArts Entertainment/Lucasfilm Games)

The Dig is a cinematic sci-fi point-and-click adventure game based on a plot idea by Steven Spielberg. You are in the boots of Commander Boston Low, a NASA astronaut sent on a mission to correct the course of an asteroid approaching the Earth. Things go in an unexpected way as the expedition suddenly finds itself on a desolate alien world. Will they find their way home?

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The Dig



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