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Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed is a computer role-playing game developed and published by Strategic Simulations, Inc. in 1992.

Versions of the game were sold for the IBM PC Compatible (all versions used the Gold Box engine.)

The game took place in the Buck Rogers XXVC campaign setting. Matrix Cubed is a sequel to Buck Rogers: Countdown to Doomsday, which came out in 1990.


The game was reviewed in 1992 in Dragon #182 by Hartley, Patricia, and Kirk Lesser in "The Role of Computers" column. The reviewers gave the game 4 out of 5 stars.[1]

See also[]

  • Buck Rogers
  • Buck Rogers XXVC for information about the XXVC game setting.
  • Countdown to Doomsday for information about the story scenario.

Game differences[]

There is only one known version for MS-DOS:

OS Version Language
MS-DOS V1.0 Turbo Pascal 6.0 (exepacked)


  1. Lesser, Hartley, Patricia, and Kirk (June 1992). "The Role of Computers". Dragon (182): 55–60. 

External links[]

fr:Buck Rogers: Matrix Cubed