Abandonware DOS title

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Archon: The Light and the Dark is an abandoned DOS fantasy blend of strategy and action game, developed by Free Fall Associates and published for DOS by Electronic Arts in 1984. Archon and its sequels are a unique mix of chess-like turn-based strategy and arcade action games. Take chess and add the fact that every time two pieces land on the same space, they must fight in an arena-like screen, spice it up with a pinch of fantasy flavor and that's it.

How to play Archon: the Light and the Dark

To slow down emulation press CTRL+F11, to speed the game up press CTRL+F12. Hit ESC to exit fullscreen mode.

Input: joystick, keyboard

Game modes: single-player, PvP (player VS player), hotseat

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More about Archon: the Light and the Dark

Genre: strategy

Released in: 1984

Publisher: Electronic Arts

Developer: Free Fall Associates

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