Battle Isle downloads
Battle Isle has inspired two free open source clones: Advanced Strategic Command and Crimson Fields.
Battle Isle was Blue Byte's first big success in Europe. It was completed in 1991. Inspired by the Japanese game Nectaris for the PC Engine, Battle Isle spawned numerous add-ons, sequels (most notable are Battle Isle 2 from 1993 and Battle Isle 3 from 1995) and imitations.
players: single player, multiplayer (same or split screen)
input: joystick, keyboard
distribution: 3,5 floppy disk, 5,25 floppy disk
graphics: EGA, VGA
sound: Adlib, PC speaker, Sound Blaster
Abandonware DOS popularity: low