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The Summoning (DOS)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
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The Summoning is a single-character fantasy role-playing adventure, set inside a huge labyrinth with 40 different levels and hordes of mean monsters. Use steel, magic and wit to fight, cast and puzzle your way through the evil that lies within.

Struggle to survive and grow strong enough to fight and defeat Shadow Weaver, the villain responsible for the evil spreading across the land.


The Summoning DOS choosing your fighting skills (the bright yellow marks the selection)
The Summoning DOS Game start
The Summoning DOS selecting a character
The Summoning DOS Copywrite protection

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The Press Says

PC Games (Germany) Oct, 1992 82 out of 100 82
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Sep, 1992 9 out of 12 75
PC Joker Nov, 1992 64 out of 100 64
Datormagazin Oct, 1992 3 out of 5 60
Power Play Dec, 1992 39 out of 100 39


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The cover art was made by the world-renowned spanish fantasy artist Luis Royo. This was his first , and with the promo art for Tribes, only foray into computing game art as far as I know.

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faceless (395) added The Summoning (DOS) on Jan 27, 2000
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