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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 The very extensive tutorial
Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows Oh no, the gorgon is advancing!!
Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows The chess-like class of the armies (note the interface in the lower right)
Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance Windows Cutscene of the big battle

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 Jeux Jun, 1997 82 out of 100 82
Game.EXE Aug, 1997 80 out of 100 80
Computer Games Magazine 1997 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70
Jeuxvideo.com May 07, 2010 14 out of 20 70
Gamezilla 1996 68 out of 100 68
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Dec, 1997 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Svenska PC Gamer Dec, 1997 58 out of 100 58
PC Player (Germany) Jan, 1998 46 out of 100 46
PC Player (Denmark) 1998 4 out of 10 40

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Zhentarim7 (182) added Birthright: The Gorgon's Alliance (Windows) on May 04, 2000
Other platforms contributed by *Katakis* (37844)