Not an American user?

Description

Cartoony side-scroller where you take the role of, as the title states, a viking child, in his quest to free his friends and family, held by the evil god Loki inside the Great Halls of Valhalla.

Fight your way through 16 levels with diverse scenarios, including medieval castles and mountains. Spread throughout the levels are shops in which you can buy potions and other magical items to help you along the way. Before you finally face the Dark Lord Loki, you must also defeat the 8 Apprentices of Darkness.

The game features colorful graphics and 22 different tunes to make the whole trip a bit more pleasant.

Screenshots

Prophecy: Viking Child Atari ST Title screen
Prophecy: Viking Child Atari ST Main menu
Prophecy: Viking Child Atari ST Level three: the forest
Prophecy: Viking Child Atari ST From the intro

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game


Alternate Titles

  • "Viking Child" -- Lynx title
  • "Prophecy 1: The Viking Child" -- European title

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

Atari ST User Aug, 1990 89 out of 100 89
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Jul, 1990 85 out of 100 85
Raze Dec, 1990 84 out of 100 84
The One Aug, 1990 80 out of 100 80
The Games Machine (UK) Aug, 1990 70 out of 100 70
Power Play Sep, 1990 67 out of 100 67
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Jul, 1990 8 out of 12 67
ST Format Aug, 1990 67 out of 100 67

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


tbuteler (3025) added Prophecy: Viking Child (Atari ST) on Apr 28, 2003
Other platforms contributed by Patrick Bregger (160385), tbuteler (3025), beigemore (7) and Jeanne (75375)