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Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny (DOS)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.

Realms of Arkania: Blade of Destiny Credits


DirectorHans-Jürgen Brändle
Project LeaderGuido Henkel
Story byMichael Johann, Thomas Römer
Additional On‑Screen-TextGuido Hölker, Heike Kamaris
ProgrammingHans-Jürgen Brändle, Guido Henkel
Graphics / ArtworkMichael Henrich, Peter Heutling, Klaus Hoffmeister, Carsten Holtmann, Robert Jaquet, Sascha Jungnickel, Bernd Karwath, Orlando Petermann, Vadim Pietrzynski, Markus Henrich
Battle SceneriesJochen Hamma
IntroHartwig Nieder-Gassel
Intro ProgrammingUlrich Walther
MusicRudolf Stember, A.U.D.I.O.S.
DocumentationWerner Fuchs, Michael Johann, Thomas Römer, Ralf Hlawatsch, Frank Werschke
Manual Illustrations/PhotosNicholas Bau, Michael Bau, Jens Haupt, Ina Kramer, Josef Ochmann
Official Game Guide - Texts and IllustrationWerner Fuchs, Dietrich Limper, Thomas Römer
Cover DesignUgurcan Yüce
MapIna Kramer
PlaytestingRalf Hlawatsch, Andrea Mattes, Ulrich Mattes, Michelle Melchers, Michael Monka, Hiep Tran-Trung, Michael Wolter, Marcel Wolter
Executive ProducerWerner Fuchs, Jochen Hamma

English Language Documentation

German Commodore Amiga ConversionChristian Weber
Translation from GermanReinhold H. Mai
English Manual AuthorBrenda Romero (as Brenda Garno)
English Manual IllustrationsNicholas Bau, Jens Haupt, Ina Kramer, Josef Ochmann
English PlaytestersTodd Ashley, Bill Beckham, Marty Berkman, Les Berkman, Baby Chickens, Edward Darlow, Dooley, Bill Dedi, Brenda Romero (as Brenda Garno), Barry Gelfand, Steven Hartzell (as Steven Al Hartzell), Nathan Koch, Pumpkin Man, Rich McCord, Michael C. Percell (as Michael Percell), Tony Sargent, Schulz, Linda Currie (as Linda Sirotek), Richard Smith, Quentin Spooner
Attic's Special ThanksEverybody at Sir-tech Software, Linda Currie (as Linda Sirotek), Everybody at US Gold, Bridgett Hirst, John Miles, Jacqui Lyons, Larry Elmore, Everybody at Creative Labs, Jonathan Small, Mike Green, Ian Currie, Blue Byte, Thalion Software, Wolfram and Martina at Selling Points, FAST Electronics, Jason Kingsley, Robert S. Malin (as Bob Malin), Andrew Chorzelski, FASA, Morton Welsman, Keith Wadhams, William C. Fisher (as William Fisher), Computer Gaming World, Lori Sears, Brenda Romero (as Brenda Garno), Pumpkin Man sends a big Hello to Hal O'Wheen

Other Games

In addition to this game, the following people are listed as working on other games. No more than 25 people are listed here, even if there are more than 25 people who have also worked on other games.

John Miles, 89 other games
Jacqui Lyons, 51 other games
Jason Kingsley, 43 other games
Rudolf Stember, 34 other games
Brenda Romero, 23 other games
William C. Fisher, 20 other games
Linda Currie, 18 other games
Guido Henkel, 17 other games
Hans-Jürgen Brändle, 14 other games
Carsten Holtmann, 13 other games
Mike Green, 13 other games
Vadim Pietrzynski, 13 other games
Ian Currie, 12 other games
Werner Fuchs, 12 other games
Larry Elmore, 11 other games
Markus Henrich, 11 other games
Hartwig Nieder-Gassel, 10 other games
Jochen Hamma, 9 other games
Robert S. Malin, 9 other games
Sascha Jungnickel, 8 other games
Jonathan Small, 7 other games
Nathan Koch, 7 other games
Orlando Petermann, 7 other games
Bill Dedi, 6 other games
Hiep Tran-Trung, 5 other games


People who have worked on this game have also collaborated on the creation of the following games:

Realms of Arkania: Star Trail, a group of 33 people
Jagged Alliance, a group of 12 people
Realms of Arkania III: Shadows over Riva, a group of 12 people
Druid: Daemons of the Mind, a group of 9 people
Wizardry Gold, a group of 9 people
Jagged Alliance: Deadly Games, a group of 8 people
Wizardry: Crusaders of the Dark Savant, a group of 6 people
Spirit of Adventure, a group of 6 people
Nemesis: The Wizardry Adventure, a group of 6 people
Jagged Alliance 2, a group of 5 people
Lords of Doom, a group of 5 people
Wizardry: Bane of the Cosmic Forge, a group of 5 people
Wizardry 8, a group of 4 people
Jagged Alliance 2: Unfinished Business, a group of 4 people
The Oath, a group of 4 people
Fears, a group of 4 people
Perry Rhodan: Operation Eastside, a group of 4 people
Drachen von Laas, a group of 4 people
Ooze: Creepy Nites, a group of 3 people
Freakin' Funky Fuzzballs, a group of 3 people
Herrscher der Meere, a group of 3 people

Credits for this game were contributed by Alexander Schaefer (2319), formercontrib (158685), Zeikman (3476) and Xoleras (66142)