GAMES:Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny
|Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny|
|Developer||Attic Entertainment Software/Fantasy Productions|
|Publisher||Schmidt-Spiele/TopWare or Sir-Tech/U.S. Gold|
|Released||April 1992 or June 1993|
|Tested game version|| 3.02 (German CD version)|
3.09 (English CD version)
|Links||Compatibility List or Compatibility List|
|Executable||SCHICK.BAT or BLADE.BAT|
|Works with DOS32A||no|
Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny is a computer role playing game developed by Attic Entertainment Software. It was the first game based on the German pen & paper RPG system Das Schwarze Auge by Fantasy Productions. The original German version of the game (German title: Das Schwarze Auge: Die Schicksalsklinge) was released in April 1992. Due to its success it was translated to English and released by Sir-Tech in June 1993.
Making it work
- patch to the latest version, if possible
- Make sure to use the
CALLDOS keyword to execute the batch file(s) in order to have the DOSBox
- Using the German keyboard layout (
dosbox.conf [dos] keyboardlayout=gr) along the German language version of the game is highly recommended.
- When using a CD image you must use the bin/cue format, the game will not recognize the CD without the audio tracks.