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Shadowcaster is a first-person action role-playing game developed by Raven Software and published by Origin Systems. It was released in 1993 for MS-DOS computers.
In Shadowcaster, players assume the role of Kirt, a young man who discovers that he is the last of the Shadowcasters, a powerful group of shapeshifters with the ability to transform into different creatures. As Kirt, players embark on a quest to save the world of Agarna from the evil forces that threaten to destroy it.
One of the game's standout features is its shapeshifting mechanic, which allows players to transform into various creatures with unique abilities.
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Electronic Entertainment (1994): "Sometimes you start out with one idea and end up with something quite different. That's what happened with Shadowcaster, an engaging first-person action adventure designed by Raven Software for Origin Systems."

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A CD-ROM version was released in 1994, featuring two additional levels with new monsters, and replacing text boxes with FMVs and spoken narration through CD-DA audio tracks.

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Status: abandonware
Input: mouse, keyboard
Distributed on: 3,5 floppy disk, cd-rom
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