Abandonware DOS title

Dragonriders of Pern

Dragonriders of Pern is an abandoned strategy game designed by Jim Connelly, developed by Everlasting and released by Everlasting in 1987. Dragonriders of Pern runs on DOS. Dragonriders of Pern was based on a novel.
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DOS
Rating
3.19 / 5.00 (32 votes)

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Additional info about Dragonriders of Pern

Status: abandonware
Input: keyboard
Distributed on: 5,25 floppy disk
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Comments

  • Simo Vihinen 06/09/2016 15:30
    Unless you can find documentation somewhere (the included readme doesn't help at all), this game seems very difficult to get into. It's not nearly the same as the Atari/Commodore original and doesn't seem to feature negotiations. Instead you micromanage your dragonwaves and support NPCs to prepare for the fight phase, which is of course all in simple ASCII.
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