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Hero's Quest: So you want to be a hero

Hero's Quest: So you want to be a hero is an abandoned DOS fantasy adventure game, developed by Sierra On-Line, designed by Lori Ann Cole and published by Sierra On-Line in 1989. It's available for download. Hero's Quest: So you want to be a hero is also part of the Quest for glory series.
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Additional info

Input: keyboard, mouse, joystick

Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, 5,25 floppy disk

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  • Isky - 04/03/2021 17:06
    An absolute classic. Easy addition to any library.
  • Donald F. Chapman - 23/02/2019 00:40
    I fist played this game after finding it at Tandy Computer Store in '91 and I was hooked on it! I haven't seen it since I converted to Windows ops in '95!
  • Antman - 12/11/2018 12:12
    Awesome game
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