Darklands was a unique historical isometric RPG that mixed real historical data from medieval Germany during the 15th century with a touch of folklore-fantasy. Unfortunately it was also the only Microprose RPG of that kind and beauty. The original game box contained a huge manual with info on european folklore (including the lives of saints!) and a beautiful paper map. The game is open ended and the player is free to complete quests, follow the storyline or simply wanter and combat.
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Player modes: single player
Input: keyboard, mouse
Graphics: EGA, Tandy, VGA
Sound cards supported: Adlib, Covox, Sound Blaster, Pro Audio Spectrum, Thunderboard, Roland, MIDI
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