Abandonware DOS title

Archon: the Light and the Dark

Electronic Arts released Archon: the Light and the Dark in the year 1986; it's an old fantasy strategy game, part of the Archon series. Archon: the Light and the Dark is abandonware, runs on DOS and can be played in single player mode. It's available for download.
Archon: the Light and the Dark splash screen
Rating: 3.60
(10 votes)

Archon: the Light and the Dark downloads

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Additional info

Science-fiction author Orson Scott Card reviewed Archon for COMPUTE! Magazine in November 1983. Card gave Archon a complimentary review, writing: "They are original; they do what they set out to do very, very well; they allow the player to take part in the creativity; they do things that only computers can do."

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