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Theatre of Pain

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Also known as: Prehistoric (alternate spelling)
Developer: Mirage Technologies (Multimedia)
Publisher: GT Interactive
More details:MobyGames
Related games: Greek mythology

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  • executable: MIRAGE.BAT
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Theatre of Pain is a one-on-one versus fighting game that features stylised characters from Graeco-Roman mythology and history. The large, pre-rendered sprites are drawn against pseudo-3D backgrounds, with zoom effects and perspective shifts contributing to an illusion of completely three-dimensional stages where fights take place.

The game engine seems to be identical, or at least largely similar to, the one from Rise 2 Resurrection, a different fighting game by the same developer.

Only two characters as available in the demo version.

Description by MrFlibble

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