The Dig, an epic science
fiction adventure inspired by Steven Spielberg, features a team of space
explorers who get kidnapped to an alien planet. In addition to Spielberg,
contributions to the title are made by special effects wizards, Industrial
Light & Magic, and award-winning science fiction writer, Orson Scott
Card. The game released simultaneously with a novel, audio drama and CD
soundtrack. At launch, The Dig became LucasArts best-selling adventure game
with 300,000 units sold worldwide.