Oil Rush

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Oil Rush
Basic Information
Video Game
Unigine Corp
Real-time Strategy, Tower Defense
Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, macOS, iOS, Android and PlayStation 3
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Technical Information
Retail Localization Information
Interface Language(s)
Audio Language(s)
Main Credits
Vitaliy Sidorov
Retail Minimum Specifications
Operating System(s)
Microsoft Windows Windows XP
macOS Mac OS X 10.8
GNU/Linux Linux Kernel 2.6
2.0 GHz
1 GB
NVIDIA GeForce 9600
Intel HD 4000 Series
Graphics RAM
256 MB
HDD Space
3 GB
Proprietary AMD or NVIDIA drivers required for Linux
Retail Recommended Specifications
Operating System(s)
Microsoft Windows Windows 7
Dual-Core 2.5 GHz
2 GB
Microsoft Windows GNU/Linux NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460
macOS NVIDIA GeForce GT 650M
Graphics RAM
Microsoft Windows GNU/Linux 512 MB
macOS 1 GB
Broadband Internet connection
United Nations International Release Date(s)
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January 252012
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Oil Rush is a real-time strategy game developed by Unigine Corp using their Unigine engine technology.[1] Set in a post-apocalyptic flooded world, the game consists of players fighting over control of the world's remaining oil reserves.[2]

Players must defend oil rigs though the use of platforms against hordes of enemy ships and other units.[3][4] The games SDK will be made available after release.[5] Currently at the end of production stage, the game will be released as a digital download for Microsoft Windows and Linux during the fourth quarter of 2010,[6] and a release for the PlayStation 3 will follow.[7] There are no plans for a Mac OS X release of the game.[8]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Unigine Announces Its Oil Rush Game For Linux Phoronix, September 1, 2010 (Article by Michael Larabel)
  2. Naval RTS-Tower Defense Hybrid 'Oil Rush' Announced Shacknews, September 2, 2010 (Article by Alice O'Connor)
  3. Oil Rush announced BIG Download, September 2, 2010 (Article by John Callaham)
  4. Graphically Slick: Oil Rush Rock, Paper Shotgun, September 2, 2010 (Article by Jim Rossignol)
  5. Oil Rush - Impressive Linux game is in final stage LinAPP, September 2, 2010
  6. Oil Rush – Amazing RTS Soon To Be Released! Linux Gaming News, September 2, 2010 (Article by Maxim Bardin)
  7. Oil Rush Announced Blue's News, September 1, 2010
  8. More Details On Unigine's Oil Rush Game Phoronix, September 4, 2010 (Article by Michael Larabel)

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