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D&D Battle Tracker GUI

Download code at https://github.com/brettius/d-and-d-battle-tracker-gui Download program at http://code.brettosteen.com Built in C# and Visual Studio, this small GUI program is something I made to keep track of important statistics during a dungeons and dragons game, while referencing a PDF of a character sheet. The save and open buttons function and they read and write to a .txt file. The first part of the…

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D&D Multi Dice Roller

Download full code at https://github.com/brettius/d-and-d-dice-roller A multiple dice roller program, suitable for Dungeons and Dragons role playing game. The user can select a number of dice and amount, then roll the selected dice. First, a function is built to get the name of the dice, for example, a ‘d4’, and how many are chosen, and insert the name, the lowest and…

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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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