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Quest for Glory V

Sierra 1998 Rating: Quest for Glory V is the last in the series of the Quest for Glory games, the famous RPG adventures. In this game, you are sent out to the land of Silmaria, a Greek themed collection of islands, where you enter the competition, the Rites of Rulership, whose winner will be crowned the king of Silmaria  as…

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Legend of Kyrandia

Virgin 1992 Rating The Legend of Kyrandia is perhaps the prettiest, for its time, puzzle game I have ever played. In the magical island of Kyrandia, Malcom, the evil Jester, has escaped his confinement in Castle Kyrandia and is making a nuisance of himself, including killing off your uncle, one time leader of the Royal Mystics.  Now it’s up to…

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Sid Meier’s Alpha Centauri

Firaxis 1999 Rating Sid Meiers Alpha Centauri is the successor the Civilization II, which with one of its endings had a group of colonists leaving the planet and heading to this star system. In this game, you control the fate of the colonists as they struggle to survive and understand a sometimes hostile world. There are no more countries, instead…

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