Abandonware DOS title

Below The Root

Below the root is an atipycal early 2 dimensional adventure game based on the Zilpha Keatley Snyder novels: the Green Sky Trilogy. The player can choose one of many characters, each with different skills and embark in a quest to eliminate the distrust between two races: the Erdling and the Kindar.
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Additional info about Below The Root

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard, joystick
Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk
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  • Mark Hogan 14/08/2020 04:21
    This is one of the 1st games we had on computer and absolutely loved this game. Pan bread is good. Grundspeck and glide over.
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