Archon: The Light and the Dark (NES)

Archon: The Light and the Dark Screenshots

NES version

Title screen
The board
Doing battle
The wizard summons a fire elemental, use it to attack one of the monsters of the dark side
Combat between light wizard and dark dragon on a light square. The light side gets a health bonus on these squares
Combat between light phoenix and dark manticore one a dark square. The dark side gets a health bonus on dark squares
Combat between light archer and dark square on a square of "neutral color"; neither side gets a health bonus on such a square
The wizard revives one of his creatures which had been killed in combat. You can cast the revive spell only once per game
Dark side controls all five powerpoints and thus wins the game
The NES port has a new gameplay rule that encourages combat. If no battle has been fought for quite a while the game ends in a stalemate