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'''Lure of the temptress''' aka Lure is not (yet) officially supported by ScummVM because the sourcecode is not available. Like with [[Beneath a Steel Sky]], great parts of the game are hardcoded into the executable, making reverse engineering a tricky task.
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{{GameDescription|
 
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name=Lure of the Temptress|
However, there is now work in progress [[Lure]] engine in our Subversion repository.  
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        image=http://www.scummvm.org/data/screenshots/revolution/lure/lure-2.jpg|
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release=1992|
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alternateNames=Lure, LOTT|
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publisher=[[Virgin Interactive]]|
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developer=[[Revolution|Revolution Software]]|
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platforms=Amiga, Atari ST, DOS|
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resolution=320x200, 256 colors|
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engine=[[Lure|Virtual Theatre]]|
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support=Since ScummVM 0.11.0|
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purchase=The full game can be<br/>legally downloaded from<br/>our [http://www.scummvm.org/games/#lure downloads page]
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}}
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'''Lure of the Temptress''', was the first game to use Revolution's Virtual Theatre engine. The game follows a young peasant named Diermot who must escape prison, rid the kingdom of Turnvale from the Skorl invaders, and defeat the cruel temptress Selena.
  
 
==Legal status==
 
==Legal status==
The DOS versions of the game may be freely downloaded from Revolution's website and run fine in DOSBox.
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In August 2003, the creators and copyright holders of Lure of the Temptress, [[Revolution|Revolution Software]], released the DOS versions of the game as freeware. The sourcecode was lost, so unlike Beneath a Steel Sky, the sourcecode had to be reverse engineered in order to be included in ScummVM. ScummVM officially supported Lure of the Temptress on January 15, 2007. The game can be downloaded from our [http://www.scummvm.org/downloads.php#extras downloads page].
 
 
==Known versions (work is focussed on getting the English DOS version running)==
 
* English DOS
 
* German DOS
 
* French DOS
 
* Spanish DOS
 
* Amiga (which languages?)
 
* Atari ST (which languages?)
 
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
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* [http://www.scummvm.org/downloads.php Download the game from the ScummVM Downloads page]
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lure_of_the_Temptress Wikipedia article on Lure of the Temptress]
 
* [http://revolution.co.uk/_display.php?id=10 Official Lure of the Temptress website]
 
* [http://revolution.co.uk/_display.php?id=10 Official Lure of the Temptress website]
 
* [http://www.mobygames.com/game/lure-of-the-temptress Lure of the Temptress at MobyGames]
 
* [http://www.mobygames.com/game/lure-of-the-temptress Lure of the Temptress at MobyGames]
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* [http://www.scummvm.org/screenshots.php?cat1=2&cat2=14 Screenshots]
  
[[Category:Games]]
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[[Category:Supported Games]]
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[[Category:Virtual Theatre Games]]
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[[Category:Freeware Games]]

Latest revision as of 13:15, 28 July 2019

Lure of the Temptress
lure-2.jpg
First release 1992
Also known as Lure, LOTT
Developed by Revolution Software
Published by Virgin Interactive
Distributed by (unknown)
Platforms Amiga, Atari ST, DOS
Resolution 320x200, 256 colors
Engine Virtual Theatre
Support Since ScummVM 0.11.0
Available for
Purchase
The full game can be
legally downloaded from
our downloads page

Lure of the Temptress, was the first game to use Revolution's Virtual Theatre engine. The game follows a young peasant named Diermot who must escape prison, rid the kingdom of Turnvale from the Skorl invaders, and defeat the cruel temptress Selena.

Legal status

In August 2003, the creators and copyright holders of Lure of the Temptress, Revolution Software, released the DOS versions of the game as freeware. The sourcecode was lost, so unlike Beneath a Steel Sky, the sourcecode had to be reverse engineered in order to be included in ScummVM. ScummVM officially supported Lure of the Temptress on January 15, 2007. The game can be downloaded from our downloads page.

External links