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Gemfire (Sharp X68000)

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Back Cover - Genesis:

    GEMFIRE

    Long, long ago, in the land of Ishmeria, 6 magicians and a dragon were sealed in the gems of the crown Gemfire. With their magic locked inside, the crown held powers to help the people of Isheria. But, King Eselred used Gemfire against the people, destroying the towns and fields! In a brave attempt to stop the king, Princess Robyn released the gems from the crown.

    Now the spell of Gemfire is broken, and Robyn is locked away in a tower! As Prince or Princess of a noble family, capture the gems and unite them with the crown. You must return peach to Ishmeria!

  • Cast magic on the battlefield
  • Consult advisors for strategy
  • Recruit monsters of lore
  • Battery back-up to save games

    1 or 2 players

    Contributed by Jeanne (75617) on Jun 07, 2003.

Back Cover - DOS:

    GEMFIRE
    Fantasy and Creatures of Lore

    Long, long ago, an evil wizard cast a binding spell upon a dragon and six magicians, sealing their powers within gems. The island of Ishmeria fell to ruin. The Queen of Ishmeria inlaid the seven gems in a crown she called Gemfire.

    Discovering that the crown held special powers, she helped her people by rebuilding the towns and restoring the fields. But the day came when Gemfire fell into the hands of a greedy king. The powers of the crown were abused until Princess Robyn found the courage to release the gems.

    Now, the spell of Gemfire is broken, and you are in search of its magical stones! As the Prince or Princess of a noble family, capture the gems and unite them with the crown. You must return Ishmeria to peace!

  • 1-4 players
  • For new strategy game players
  • Consult advisors for tactics
  • Find treasures to boost power
  • Recruit monsters of lore
  • Wield magic on the battlefield

    Contributed by Jeanne (75617) on Jun 07, 2003.