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Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance (Windows)

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Description

Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance is a strategy role-playing game based on TSR's Birthright world of Anuire. It combines first person dungeon and castle quests, tactical real-time graphical battles, and complex economic and diplomatic strategy. Play against challenging computer opponents or other cunning human players.

Screenshots

Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows Dungeon battle!
Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows Main map screen that you spend most of your time
Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows Cutscene of the big battle
Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows The chess-like class of the armies (note the interface in the lower right)

Alternate Titles

  • "Birthright: Le Pacte des Ténèbres" -- French Title
  • "Birthright: Die Dunkle Allianz" -- German title

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User Reviews

An amazing, powerful game combining a strategy level and first-person roleplaying quests, unfortunately ahead of its time and crippled by bugs. weregamer (157) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars
An ambitious effort that attempts to be a lot of everything but ends up being much of nothing. Zen Gamer (72) 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars

The Press Says

Electric Games 1997 89 out of 100 89
PC Gameplay (Benelux) Nov, 1997 84 out of 100 84
PC Jeux Jun, 1997 82 out of 100 82
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Aug 23, 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Game.EXE Aug, 1997 80 out of 100 80
GameSpot Sep 05, 1997 7.7 out of 10 77
Jeuxvideo.com May 07, 2010 14 out of 20 70
Gamezilla 1996 68 out of 100 68
Svenska PC Gamer Dec, 1997 58 out of 100 58
Power Play Sep, 1997 57 out of 100 57

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Zhentarim7 (182) added Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance (Windows) on May 04, 2000
Other platforms contributed by *Katakis* (37810)