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Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor (Windows)

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Description

Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor is a hex-based strategy game featuring live-action video sequences and real-time 3D fight animations.

Screenshots

Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor Windows Static artwork displayed while voiceover gives background to 1st mission
Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor Windows Main menu screen : comes after a long load with FMV and company credits that can't be skipped
Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor Windows Game difficulty screen, click the yellow box to change and 'X' to progress
Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor Windows Game screen. Here showing 1st hex battle map and minimap. Windows are not scaleable so in a high resolution they are tiny. Other windows for stats & unit info can be opened from the toolbar at the bot

Alternate Titles

  • "Battle Isle 3: Shadow of the Emperor" -- UK title
  • "Battle Isle 3: Schatten des Imperators" -- German title
  • "Battle Isle 3: L'ombre de l'Empereur" -- French title

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User Reviews

How to ruin a pretty good series Hadanite Marasek (26) unrated

The Press Says

Joystick (French) Nov, 1995 90 out of 100 90
PC Games (Germany) Sep, 1995 90 out of 100 90
Power Play Oct, 1995 86 out of 100 86
High Score Feb, 1996 4 out of 5 80
PC Player (Germany) Sep, 1995 78 out of 100 78
PC Joker Oct, 1995 73 out of 100 73
Computer Games Magazine 1996 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70

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Trivia

Novel

The game came with a novel set in the same universe called Aristos Diener by Stefan Piasecki.
Istari (332) added Battle Isle 2220: Shadow of the Emperor (Windows) on Jul 01, 2000
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