Not an American user?


The King of Piedmont is dying. You are the Palace Minister at the Palazzo del Piemonte, and aside from the Queen the only other person who knows of the King's actual status. Leveraging this knowledge, you must position yourself such that when the King finally dies, you are in position to act as regent for his five-year-old son.


Varicella DOS Start menu
Varicella DOS Introduction
Varicella DOS Some common commands, establishing atmosphere
Varicella DOS Starting location

Promo Images

There are no promo images for this game

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

SPAG Sep 15, 1999 8.2 out of 10 82


Topic # Posts Last Post
platforms for z-code games 5 eXo (280)
Apr 16, 2015


This game has won four Xyzzy Awards, including Best Game of 1999.

Related Web Sites

Adam Baratz (1341) added Varicella (DOS) on Jan 15, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Adam Baratz (1341) and Pseudo_Intellectual (47892)