The super-suave agent, SPY Fox, must find Mr. Udderly, rescue all the cows, and stop William the Kid from depleting the worlds supply of milk. Using ingenious SPY gadgets, keen wits, and daring moves, SPY Fox, jumps out on an udderly exhilarating adventure!
User reviews: Very Positive (90 reviews)
Release Date: Oct 17, 1997
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Spy Fox 3: "Operation Ozone" (2001)

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August 20

New Update and New Languages Available

Hello Everyone,

A new update for SPY Fox in: Dry Cereal is now available which contains the following:

  • I have updated ScummVM from 1.6.0 to 1.7.0 across Windows, OS X and GNU/Linux.
  • opengl_nearest is the new display renderer. This provides really sharp looking graphics and also ensures 100% Steam Overlay functionality for Windows. It runs at your monitors current resolution.
  • I have completely re-written the shell launcher for GNU/Linux and implemented a new libraries system. This should allow for many more users of GNU/Linux to play the game and not just people on the latest versions of Ubuntu and Mint.
  • The Modern ScummVM skin now works on GNU/Linux. You can access the ScummVM menu by pressing CTRL+F5 (or Fn+F5 for Mac OS X) at any time.
  • ScummVM source code has been updated to 1.7.0. SDL source code is now included.

Also, I'd like to officially announce that the game is now availabe in French (Français), German (Deutsch) and Dutch (Nederlands) and the languages are free for all customers.

The UK_Version branch has also received these updates and languages. You can still access the UK Version of the game by going into the game's properties and, in the Betas tab, choosing the "uk_version" branch.

Enjoy the update and thank you for playing :)

Saleck
Night Dive Studios

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Reviews

“Spy Fox in "Dry Cereal" really is a very good game with a fun story involving lots of problem solving.”
100 – Quandry

“Overall, this is a great game for kids, and the best part of it is that adults will enjoy playing it with them.”
90 – All Game Guide

“While Spy Fox in 'Dry Cereal' isn't going to provide a deep challenge for experienced gamers, the ‘junior adventurers’ are going to have a blast in what is sure to be a memorable experience.”
80 – Adventure Gamers

About This Game

Will kids be forced to endure a fate worse than eating dry cereal!?


The Plot: William the Kid has nearly completed his dastardly plan to cow-nap all the worlds supply of milk!

The Mission: The super-suave agent, SPY Fox, must find Mr. Udderly, rescue all the cows, and stop William the Kid from depleting the worlds supply of milk. Using ingenious SPY gadgets, keen wits, and daring moves, SPY Fox, jumps out on an udderly exhilarating adventure!

  • Innovative new tools like Talk Balloons allow kids to investigate in a whole new way
  • Use top secret SPY gadgets to solve puzzles that test logic
  • Earn clues with fun games and activities
  • Clues change every time you play, and the game just might end differently

SPY Fox in Dry Cereal challenges and inspires kids to observe details and solve problems in creative and flexible ways. Kids play with faithful, lovable friends as they discover and explore captivating worlds where they direct the journey at their own pace.

This product uses ScummVM across Windows, Mac and Linux which is released under the GNU GPL v2.
For more information, please visit - www.scummvm.org
The GNU GPL can be viewed here - https://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows XP / Vista / 7
    • Processor: 1.0 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 100% DirectX compatible graphics
    • Hard Drive: 512 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 100% DirectX compatible card or onboard sound
    • Additional Notes: Got milk?
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: 1.5 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 100% DirectX compatible graphics
    • Hard Drive: 512 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 100% DirectX compatible card or onboard sound
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X Leopard 10.7
    • Processor: 1.0 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 3D graphics card or onboard graphics compatible with OpenGL
    • Hard Drive: 512 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 100% CoreAudio compatible card or onboard sound
    Recommended:
    • OS: OS X Leopard 10.7 or newer
    • Processor: 1.5 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 3D graphics card or onboard graphics compatible with OpenGL
    • Hard Drive: 512 MB available space
    • Sound Card: 100% CoreAudio compatible card or onboard sound
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    • Processor: 1.0 GHz Processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 3D graphics card or onboard graphics compatible with OpenGL
    • Hard Drive: 512 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Any ALSA supported card on onboard audio
    Recommended:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS
    • Processor: 1.5 GHz Processor
    • Graphics: 3D graphics card or onboard graphics compatible with OpenGL
    • Hard Drive: 512 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Any ALSA supported card on onboard audio
Helpful customer reviews
19 of 20 people (95%) found this review helpful
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: July 19
Let's get one thing out of the way before I continue; if you have any prior interest in Spy Fox, it's because you played these games as a kid. If you're playing these without any kind of nostalgic background, you won't have the same experience.

That said, however, the first installment in the Spy Fox series seems to disprove the notion that nostalgia is a crap-covered filter. Yes, it's still a kids' game at heart, but it's doused in a comic book art style and brimming with amusing one-liners and real-world references; the majority of which flew right over my head as a kid. Humongous made kids' games that had some damn good writing, and Spy Fox: Dry Cereal is a prime example. It never wanders into subtle adult references the way Pixar does, but the cultural references got many a chuckle out of me.

If anything, the game is too-filled with good writing. The titular character is suave, and his brand of humor is dry as a desert, but he has a habit of delivering one-liners any time he enters or prepares to leave an area. The writing itself never gets grating, but having the game hampered down by dialogue so often, especially when backtracking, can get annoying at times. Also potentially annoying are the puzzles. Most of them, I remembered from playing the game as a kid.

The solutions are by no means Monkey-Island level of crazy, and you won't be doing pixel-hunting, but your hand is never really held as you progress You space out during a cutscene and you've got to do a bit of memory recall. Not to mention, I have no idea how a kid could figure out some of these puzzles.

However, these are minor complaints. Spy Fox isn't a "hard game", and even if it slows down every so often to deliver oddly-choreographed dialogue, you're not going to grow increasingly impatient with it. The art style is fun, the writing is mature yet still kid-friendly, and the game's collective parody of spy culture is refreshing and appreciated. Heck, even if you didn't play this as a kid, it's still worth a shot.

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18 of 22 people (82%) found this review helpful
1.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 29
the ♥♥♥♥ing pig is a hacker i swear to god
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8 of 9 people (89%) found this review helpful
1.0 hrs on record
Posted: September 23
alright that pig ♥♥♥♥er rob'd me of me trinkets m8 and conductor homeboy bird keeps seein me change his beatz ♥♥♥♥er
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18 of 30 people (60%) found this review helpful
2.7 hrs on record
Posted: October 3
don't forget the milk!
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4 of 4 people (100%) found this review helpful
22.9 hrs on record
Posted: August 5
The first PC game I owned, and the one I played the most as a kid on the family computer.

I was overjoyed to see that the Humongous Entertainment games we're released on steam, and immediately bought the few I could remember playing. This game is built upon nothing but James Bond references and parodies, and in saying that, it still has a great feel. The game changes each time you play it, and on a lonely day, I played through it some 7 times in a row, and I was still getting unique combinations of four or five different puzzles.
As games stand today, I don't know if it would hold up comparatively to AAA point and click adventure games, like the Walking Dead Game, but it is a good game. (or I'm a crazy shell of a person, bending solely on the whim of nostalgia)
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5 of 6 people (83%) found this review helpful
40.5 hrs on record
Posted: November 24
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrOpL2VemMo

An Instant Childhood Point-and-Click Classic from the Days of my Childhood, which consist of the old MS-DOS, Windows 3.1, Windows 95, Windows 98 & Windows 98SE PCs. A Personal Favorite game of mine in which you help Spy Fox save the dairy world from the evil William The Kid.

As for the Voices in the game, I prefer the US Version over the UK Version.

I've played my Digital Download via PC & iOS... Has anyone got milk?
And speaking of which, I'm a professonal at this game.
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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
1.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 28
As a nostalgia trip this game is great. It still has some humor that's on point. Even sitting here at 23 I can still enjoy parts of this game just like when I was 8. It's a very simplistic point and click that does have a few creative puzzles here and there. It can easily be finished in around 2 or 3 hours. I did it in just under 2. The only gripe I have with it is how long it takes to get from area to area. Spy Fox loves to do some pointless animations/ramble on about things everytime you enter certain rooms. Traveling across 5 screens should only take about 10 seconds but in Spy Fox it can take upwards of a minute! It will definitely get on your nerves after a while. Outside of that, it's Spy Fox. Unless you grew up with this or know someone younger who might enjoy this then there is really no other reason to get this. It's a pure nostalgia rush. Nothing more, nothing less.
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6 of 9 people (67%) found this review helpful
0.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 19
my go fish game on point
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476 of 522 people (91%) found this review helpful
2.0 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
ALL RIGHT, LISTEN UP BUDDY. THIS IS THE BEST DAMN GAME EVER MADE IN HISTORY. YOU'RE LIKE JAMES BOND EXCEPT JAMES BOND IS A FURFAG "But isnt that a downside" YOU SHUT YOUR ♥♥♥♥♥ MOUTH ITS A DOWNSIDE. YOU GOT ALL THESE COOL SPY GADGETS LIKE SILLY PUTTY, GO FISH CARDS. YOU'VE ALSO GOT PENS. YOU'VE GOT PENS THAT HAVE ANVILS IN THEM, PENS THAT HAVE FISH IN THEM, PENS THAT HAVE PARACHUTES IN THEM. IF YOU CAN OR CANT STUFF IT INTO A PEN, YOU BET YOUR ♥♥♥ YOU'VE GOT IT IN A PEN

SO HERES THE DEAL. SOME PUNK-♥♥♥ GOAT DONT LIKE THAT KIDS USE COWS MILK FOR CEREAL OR SOME ♥♥♥♥, SO HE STEALS ALL THE MILK IN THE WORLD, EVEN RIGHT OUT OF THE COWS' ♥♥♥♥. THATS WHY ITS CALLED "Spy Fox in "Dry Cereal"". SO OF COURSE, BEING THE GLOBAL EPIDEMIC THAT THIS IS, WHO DO THEY CALL TO SOLVE THIS PROBLEM? THATS RIGHT, JAMES "SPY FOX" MOTHER♥♥♥♥ING BOND. OVER THE COURSE OF YOUR WHOLE 'SAVING THE WORLD' DEAL, YOU GET TO PLAY A LOT OF GO FISH, THE MANLIEST CARD GAME ON THE PLANET, YOU GET TO USE ALL KINDS OF ♥♥♥♥♥IN GATGETS, AND YOU GET TO BANG A KITTY CAT BEHIND YOUR MONKEY GIRLFRIENDS BACK

IN CONCLUSION: THIS IS THE BEST GAME EVERY HOLY COW WHY ARE YOU WASTING YOUR TIME READING MY REVIEW WHEN YOU COULD BE PLAYING IT GO BUY IT NOW INSTALL IT ITLL TAKE LIKE 2 MINUTES HURRY GOGOGOGO 10/10
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176 of 190 people (93%) found this review helpful
1.8 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
Play as an english fox in a tuxedo that can smooth talk his way out of a sandpaper factory.

I recommend this game to fans of both spy's and fox.

Review update: UK version is best version.
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113 of 122 people (93%) found this review helpful
1.3 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
As a millenial, I grew up on Humongous Entertainment games and was excited to see that they are re-releasing many of their old titles. Spy Fox was just charming as I remember it. I especially enjoyed picking up on a lot of the humor I missed as a child. My only complaint is that the voice actors, for reasons I cannot comprehend, are different. And they're just not getting it. If, like me, you played the original game enough to memorize all the nuances and inflections of the dialogue, the new voice acting will prove lackluster, irksome, and at times, distracting. Nonetheless, playing spy fox was a great nostalgic kick and I look forward to rediscovering more of the HE re-releases.
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123 of 147 people (84%) found this review helpful
4.4 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
GO FISH.
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74 of 88 people (84%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
Pretty good. Just make sure you bring your own milk.
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20 of 22 people (91%) found this review helpful
2.2 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
My previous review is no longer relevant, as they have patched in the American dub! I highly recommend this game to anyone who loves fun! 10/10!
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17 of 18 people (94%) found this review helpful
3.6 hrs on record
Posted: April 18
After playing Spy Fox in "Dry Cereal", I was horrified to discover that all the games in my library are now much more disappointing now that I've played this game.
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23 of 29 people (79%) found this review helpful
0.6 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
What a masterpiece.

You'll be blown away by the gripping story, with plot twists at every turn.

The revolutionary gameplay is some of the most realistic the genre has ever seen, with amazing AI, and beautiful MS paint graphics.

While the FPS mechanics were kind of lacking, the gunplay was still very entertaining, and the sound design helped with the action, helping you pick out enemies based on sound. The quicktime events were also placed at the right moments, it made you feel like you were actually knocking on a door.

A great game for everyone, just wished they would have added more of the Horror elements that are displayed in the Putt-Putt games, but it's amazing overall. 10/10 would buy/play
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14 of 15 people (93%) found this review helpful
1.8 hrs on record
Posted: April 17
hello nostalgia
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12 of 13 people (92%) found this review helpful
23.3 hrs on record
Posted: April 18
Game of my Youth.

Puns , Puns Everywhere.

Great Nostaliga feels.

Fun Mini-games inside it to keep you entertained. Overall Solid Game of its time.

highly Recommend playing since its so cheap.
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12 of 13 people (92%) found this review helpful
1.1 hrs on record
Posted: April 18
Pun simulator 2032.
100/10 would play again and again
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11 of 12 people (92%) found this review helpful
1.8 hrs on record
Posted: April 20
HEY, WANNA SEE MY TATTOO??
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