Less than 150 games needed to reach our MobyGoal of 1,500 documented arcade titles!

Dungeon Explorer

MobyRank MobyScore
TurboGrafx-16
...
4.2
PlayStation 3
...
...
PSP
...
5.0
Not an American user?

Description

The former king of Oddesia has entrusted you with an important, dangerous task. You must find the sacred ORA stone, which possesses the powers of life, light and happiness, and retrieve it before the king of the alien race, Natas, does. He has conquered this land and plunged it into an age of terror and despair, plagued with violence. It is up to you to stand against him and return your world to its former glory.

Dungeon Explorer plays like Gauntlet: you choose one of several different characters to play as (Fighter, Thief, Warlock, Witch, Bard, Bishop, Elf and Knome) and set out on your adventure alone or with up to four other players. Battles are real-time and of the shooter variety, ie, rather than swing a sword, you fire knives (or spells depending on your class). Enemies respawn out of holes in the ground which must be eradicated to keep them from pouring forth in waves. There are a number of items to be found and used throughout the game including potions of white and black magic, healing drinks and the like, but unlike Gauntlet there is no food to worry about.

Screenshots

Dungeon Explorer TurboGrafx-16 Talking to the king. I'm sure his servant is a trustworthy chap.
Dungeon Explorer TurboGrafx-16 Exploring the village
Dungeon Explorer TurboGrafx-16 Game start - choose a hero
Dungeon Explorer TurboGrafx-16 Out in the wilderness. Zombies and larvae attack.

Part of the Following Group

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


The Press Says

Dragon TurboGrafx-16 Nov, 1990 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Video Game Den TurboGrafx-16 Jan 29, 2012 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Power Play TurboGrafx-16 Jul, 1989 75 out of 100 75
Nintendo Life Wii Dec 09, 2006 7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars7 Stars 70
Eurogamer.de Wii Jan 23, 2007 3 out of 5 60
4Players.de PSP Apr 29, 2008 55 out of 100 55
GameSpot Wii Apr 10, 2007 5.4 out of 10 54

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Contributed to by mobiusclimber (221), Opipeuter (16479) and Doppelgamer (270)