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Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

Apple II version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Intro

Intro

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Copyright

Copyright

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Your Party

Your Party

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Entrance to the "Maze"

Entrance to the "Maze"

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Fighting Orcs

Fighting Orcs

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Fighting Ruffians

Fighting Ruffians

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Fighting Slimes

Fighting Slimes

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Fighting Skeletons

Fighting Skeletons

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II Is the chest trapped?

Is the chest trapped?

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Apple II To the victor go the spoils

To the victor go the spoils


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

Commodore 64 version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Welcome but before you can play, you need to make a scenario disk.

Welcome but before you can play, you need to make a scenario disk.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Party is gathered!

The Party is gathered!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Entering the "Maze".

Entering the "Maze".

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 A treasure chest!

A treasure chest!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 There's something odd and unnatural ahead....

There's something odd and unnatural ahead....

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Stairs Up--take them (Y or N)?

Stairs Up--take them (Y or N)?

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 A chest, upon inspection by Commidus the Thief, bares a Stunner trap.

A chest, upon inspection by Commidus the Thief, bares a Stunner trap.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Combat with five Skeletons.

Combat with five Skeletons.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Fighter Goremaker is killed!

The Fighter Goremaker is killed!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Fighter Joel is risen!

The Fighter Joel is risen!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Jakobi is now a Lvl3 Priest!

Jakobi is now a Lvl3 Priest!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 A large sign on the wall and fell arcane "darkness" lies ahead.

A large sign on the wall and fell arcane "darkness" lies ahead.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 A Surprise Encounter!

A Surprise Encounter!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Some loot for the Party.

Some loot for the Party.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Slimes creep up on the Party....

Slimes creep up on the Party....

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Cain the Priest Dispells two of five undead creatures.

Cain the Priest Dispells two of five undead creatures.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 In the Temple of Cant.

In the Temple of Cant.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 A Silver Statue has been found in a Secret chamber!

A Silver Statue has been found in a Secret chamber!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Party battles three Rogues.

The Party battles three Rogues.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Fighter Joel scores a Hit on a Monster.

The Fighter Joel scores a Hit on a Monster.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Priest Cain slays a Monster violently!

The Priest Cain slays a Monster violently!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 The Party happens upon an oddish sort of wizard in the fell "darkness".

The Party happens upon an oddish sort of wizard in the fell "darkness".

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Commodore 64 Near the "Maze"'s Exit to the Castle.

Near the "Maze"'s Exit to the Castle.


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

FM-7 version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 Title screen

Title screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 Main menu

Main menu

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 Castle menu

Castle menu

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 Buying equipment

Buying equipment

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 In the maze

In the maze

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 A view without the status window

A view without the status window

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 A fight with "Scruffy Men"

A fight with "Scruffy Men"

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord FM-7 Found a chest

Found a chest


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

Game Boy Color version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Title Screen

Title Screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The "Select Switch" screen; The settings shown here will give the player English game text instead of Japanese

The "Select Switch" screen; The settings shown here will give the player English game text instead of Japanese

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The "Transmigrate" and "See Password" options on the Training Grounds allow you to transfer characters to other GBC Wizardry games

The "Transmigrate" and "See Password" options on the Training Grounds allow you to transfer characters to other GBC Wizardry games

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color When Expanded trade is enabled (which is the default option), you'll see categories for different items at the Trading Post

When Expanded trade is enabled (which is the default option), you'll see categories for different items at the Trading Post

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color When Expanded Trade is enabled (default), the player seems items that are not in stock, which makes it easier for players who enjoy trying to fully stock the Trading Post

When Expanded Trade is enabled (default), the player seems items that are not in stock, which makes it easier for players who enjoy trying to fully stock the Trading Post

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Spell casting screens have been made easier to navigate

Spell casting screens have been made easier to navigate

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The improved "Read" command now shows a description of the spell's effects

The improved "Read" command now shows a description of the spell's effects

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Navigating the dungeon...

Navigating the dungeon...

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The walls change in style as the player delves deeper into the maze.

The walls change in style as the player delves deeper into the maze.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The effect of light spells now visibly lightens colors, in addition to its other beneficial properties

The effect of light spells now visibly lightens colors, in addition to its other beneficial properties

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color An improved status screen shows more information, like EXP to the next level; the player can also use left and right to switch between characters

An improved status screen shows more information, like EXP to the next level; the player can also use left and right to switch between characters

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The in game options menu, where the player can disable many of the new features, such as thief ambushes and the new Trading Post, and use the traditional Wizardry rules instead

The in game options menu, where the player can disable many of the new features, such as thief ambushes and the new Trading Post, and use the traditional Wizardry rules instead

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color A battle, showing a theif's new ability to ambush the enemy from the back row

A battle, showing a theif's new ability to ambush the enemy from the back row

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color The game automatically saves when the power is turned off, allowing the player to stop and restart anywhere in the game, even in the middle of a battle!

The game automatically saves when the power is turned off, allowing the player to stop and restart anywhere in the game, even in the middle of a battle!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color First fight

First fight

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Take chest

Take chest

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Open dood

Open dood

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Slime to kill

Slime to kill

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Training field

Training field

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Old view - use a ladder

Old view - use a ladder

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color In old view, labyrinth is hard place to move

In old view, labyrinth is hard place to move

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Game Boy Color Small humanoid

Small humanoid


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

MSX version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX Title screen

Title screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX Even though this is a Japanese version, it can be played completely in English

Even though this is a Japanese version, it can be played completely in English

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX Preparing your party

Preparing your party

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX Training grounds

Training grounds

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX Entrance to the maze

Entrance to the maze

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX Really? I thought I could...

Really? I thought I could...

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX A FRIENDLY kobold? Are you sure about that?

A FRIENDLY kobold? Are you sure about that?

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX The battles have some graphics for the enemies

The battles have some graphics for the enemies

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord MSX The "death" screen is graphically impressive

The "death" screen is graphically impressive


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

NES version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Japanese title screen

Japanese title screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Title Screen

Title Screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Locations to visit

Locations to visit

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Character statistics and equipment

Character statistics and equipment

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Dungeon

Dungeon

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Battle

Battle

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Creating a character

Creating a character

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Uh... nice graphics?

Uh... nice graphics?

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES A choice of doors

A choice of doors

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Middle of a battle against small objects.

Middle of a battle against small objects.

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES The Edge of Town locations...

The Edge of Town locations...

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Stairs going up, will they return to the surface or...?

Stairs going up, will they return to the surface or...?

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord NES Line-Art dungeon or solids?

Line-Art dungeon or solids?


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

PC-98 version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Title screen

Title screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Yay, play in English!

Yay, play in English!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Castle menu

Castle menu

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Character creation

Character creation

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 I have a party!

I have a party!

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Stairs? Who needs 'em?

Stairs? Who needs 'em?

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 I thought I could...

I thought I could...

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Battle commands

Battle commands

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Battle description

Battle description

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Now, now, no need for violence...

Now, now, no need for violence...

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC-98 Us vs. 4 orcs

Us vs. 4 orcs


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

PC Booter version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Wizardry "re-release" Title screen

Wizardry "re-release" Title screen

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Wizardry "re-release" in dungeon shot

Wizardry "re-release" in dungeon shot

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Wizardry re-release - fighting the kobolds

Wizardry re-release - fighting the kobolds

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Default Color Palette on CGA Monitor

Default Color Palette on CGA Monitor

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Composite Color Palette on CGA Monitor (hold CTRL at disk bootup)

Composite Color Palette on CGA Monitor (hold CTRL at disk bootup)

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Color Composite Palette on Composite Monitor (hold CTRL at disk bootup)

Color Composite Palette on Composite Monitor (hold CTRL at disk bootup)

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord PC Booter Black & White Palette (hold ALT on disk bootup)

Black & White Palette (hold ALT on disk bootup)


Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord Screenshots

WonderSwan Color version

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color WSC: Wizardry

WSC: Wizardry

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Menu

Menu

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Wonder Gate menu

Wonder Gate menu

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Museums

Museums

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Area view

Area view

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Sword

Sword

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Shield

Shield

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord WonderSwan Color Armor

Armor