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An Elder Scrolls Legend: Battlespire (DOS)

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Advertising Blurbs

www.bethsoft.com (Developer's website) - German:
    Der epischen Rollenspielwelt von Arena und Dagger entspringt eine finstere Geschichte des tdlichen Konfliktes und des Triumphes. Die himmlische Zitadelle Battlespire ist einem finsteren Daedra-Frsten zum Opfer gefallen. Wenn er und seine Lakaien eine ganze Verteidigungsgarnison der Kampfmagier des Kaiserreiches niedermachen knnen, was wollen dann Sie, ein alleinstehender Held, gegen sie bewirken?

    Battlespire entfhrt Sie erneut in die prchtige Fantasiewelt Bethesdas preisgekrnter Elder Scrolls-Serie. Diese 3D-texturierte Hi-Res-, Hi-Color-Welt ist fantastisch detailliert, von finsteren Verliesen bis hin zu gewaltigen Schlssern, jedes mit noch nie da gewesener Interaktivitt.

    • Atemberaubende Spezialeffekte einschlielich dynamischer Lichtquellen und transparenter Wassereffekte.
    • Die Spieler haben uneingeschrnkte Bewegungsfreiheit und erleben ihre Welt aus der First-Person-Perspektive.
    • Das SpellMakerTM-System ermglicht es dem Spieler, spontan seine eigenen magischen Zauber zusammenzubrauen.
    • Zahlreiche hllisch gerenderte Originalmonster wie auch gewieft ausgetftelte taktische Herausforderungen und Actionpuzzles.
    • Ein dem Daggerfall-Spielsystem zugrunde liegendes einzigartiges Charakterdesignsystem mit unbertroffener Leistung, dank dem Sie Ihren Helden genau so benutzerdefinieren knnen, wie Sie es sich vorstellen.

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (110938) on May 29, 2011.

www.bethsoft.com (Developer's website):
    From the epic role-playing world of Arena and Dagger springs forth a sinister tale of mortal conflict and triumph. The celestial citadel known as Battlespire has been ravaged by a black-hearted Daedra Lord. If this evil Lord and his minions can so easily brush aside an entire defending garrison of the Empire's Battlemages, how can you, a solitary hero, stand against them?

    Battlespire features the rich fantasy setting of Bethesda's award-winning Elder Scrolls™ series. This hi-res, hi-color 3D texture-mapped world is brilliantly detailed, from sinister dungeons to towering castles, each with unprecedented interactivity.

    • Stunning special effects, including dynamic light sources and transparent water effects
    • Players have complete freedom of movement and view the action from a first person perspective
    • The custom SpellMakerTM system allows the player to customize his own magic spells on the fly
    • Numerous fiendishly rendered original monsters as well as cunningly-crafted tactical challenges and action puzzles
    • A unique character design system, with unrivaled power to custom-build the exact type of hero you want, based on the Daggerfall game system

    Contributed by Patrick Bregger (110938) on May 29, 2011.

Back of the box:
    From the epic role-playing world of Daggerfall and Arena, springs forth a sinister tale of mortal conflict and triumph. The celestial citadel known as Battlespire has been ravaged by a black-hearted Daedra Lord. If this evil Lord and his minions can so easily brush aside an entire defending garrison of the Empire's Battlemages, how can you, a solitary hero, stand against them?

    -Create your character using the acclaimed Daggerfall character design system. It gives you unrivaled power to custom-build the exact type of hero you want.

    -Chat with, conspire and then betray your enemies. Mete out justice with sword and fyre. Battle fiends so cunning they smell your blood, hear your footsteps, and track you like prey.

    -Explore exquisitely detailed 3D interiors and exteriors. From ominous dungeons to towering castles, all rendered in splendid hi-res and hi-color.

    -Wage war in multi-player mode! Team vs. computer, team vs. team or the ultimate Deathmatch via IPX or Internet.

    Contributed by Kic'N (4240) on Apr 07, 2001.