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Spear of Destiny (DOS)

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It's World War II and you are B.J. Blazkowicz, the Allies' most valuable agent. In the midst of the German Blitzkrieg, the Spear that pierced the side of Christ is taken from Versailles by the Nazis and secured in the impregnable Castle Wolfenstein. According to legend, no man can be defeated when he has the Spear. Hitler believes himself to be invincible with the power of the Spear as his brutal army sweeps across Europe.

Your mission is to infiltrate the heavily guarded Nazi stronghold and recapture the Spear from an already unbalanced Hitler. The loss of his most coveted weapon could push him over the edge. It could also get you ripped to pieces.

Spear of Destiny is a prequel to Wolfenstein 3-D. It is a first-person shooter that uses the same engine and has the same gameplay, however the game is not divided into 6 separate episodes - all the levels are one long episode.

The enemies and weapons are pretty much the same as in Wolfenstein 3-D. Only new additions include: new bosses, a new type of enemy, and a new pickup (a large box of ammo).


Spear of Destiny DOS Nazi officers are the fastest around. Watch carefully, or be shot.
Spear of Destiny DOS (ouch)
Spear of Destiny DOS I rushed into this room and died milliseconds after capturing this screenshot.
Spear of Destiny DOS Between the souls... (final level)

Alternate Titles

  • "Wolfenstein 3D: Spear of Destiny" -- Informal name
  • "SoD" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

Do you have any gold spray paint? Well, do you, punk? *Katakis* (37835) unrated
A cheap knock-off of Wolfenstein 3D, but still kind of fun. Les Nessman (263) 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars
Fine supplement to the original コナン (77429) 2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars2.86 Stars
Decent. Tomer Gabel (4374) 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars
Better than the Original James1 (240) unrated

The Press Says

Joystick (French) Apr, 1993 90 out of 100 90
Pelit Mar, 1993 90 out of 100 90
Génération 4 Apr, 1993 81 out of 100 81
Power Unlimited Sep, 1993 8 out of 10 80
Just Games Retro Apr 27, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Techtite 2000 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80


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Back Cover Screens 1 BurningStickMan (17738)
Apr 28, 2008


When you answer incorrectly too many times at the copy protection screen, one of the things the game does is call you a pirate. But if you crack open the game in a hex editor and look through it you can find a part where it says snoops and pelt are the right answer. And these will let you in everytime.

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Andy Voss (1635) added Spear of Destiny (DOS) on Oct 16, 1999