Archon II: Adept

Moby ID: 10379
Commodore 64 Specs
Included in

Description

The sequel to Archon, Archon II: Adept features a more complex board and enhanced gameplay.

Each side plays as an Adept - a powerful wizard with the ability to cast spells against other Adepts and his summonings - and must defeat the other side, either Chaos or Order, by attacking him/her with summoned Elementals or Demons. Each side can summon 4 unique elementals at a time or choose from 4 demons, common to both.

Gameplay is similar to the original, reminiscent of a chess-like board game, requiring strategy, but with arcade elements, especially when two adepts confront each other face-to-face. The board also shifts from time to time, making the strategy less predictable.

Groups +

Screenshots

Promos

Credits (Commodore 64 version)

7 People

Game design and development
Program design and execution
Documentation
Producer
Package Design
Package Illustration
Manual Written By
Manual Design By
Music (Theme from Adept)

Reviews

Critics

Average score: 89% (based on 4 ratings)

Players

Average score: 3.9 out of 5 (based on 21 ratings with 0 reviews)

Be the first to review this game!

Analytics

MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro to view research rankings!

Related Games

Archon Ultra
Released 1994 on DOS
Archon Classic
Released 2010 on Windows
Star Conflict: Archon
Released 2019 on Windows, Linux, Macintosh
The Archon Collection
Released 1989 on Amiga, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum
Archon: The Light and the Dark
Released 1984 on PC Booter, 1986 on Amiga, 1989 on NES...
King II
Released 1983 on TRS-80
Kismet II
Released 1982 on Atari 8-bit
Darklyte II
Released 1993 on Atari ST
Hammerwatch II
Released 2023 on Windows, Nintendo Switch

Related Sites +

  • AtariMania
    For Atari 8-bit: game entry database; downloadable release; software package; additional material.
  • CPC-Power (in French)
    For Amstrad CPC: game database entry; package material; manual digitalizations; downloadable releases; additional material.
  • CPCRrulez (in French)
    For Amstrad CPC: game database entry; advertisement; package material; downloadable releases; additional material.
  • Commodore 64 Boxed Sets
    For C64: high quality software sets digitalisations.
  • Hall of Light
    For Amiga: game database entry; package material digitalizations; screenshots; additional material.
  • Lemon 64
    For C64: game entry database; advertisement; magazine reviews; music; documentation; cover art digitalizations; additional material.
  • Lemon Amiga
    For Amiga: game database entry; manual; additional material.
  • World of Spectrum
    for ZX Spectrum: downloadable releases; additional material including – instructions.
  • ZX Spectrum Reviews
    For ZX Spectrum: magazine game reviews in HTML.

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 10379
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]

Contribute

Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by tbuteler.

ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC added by Kabushi. Atari 8-bit added by Terok Nor.

Additional contributors: ZeTomes.

Game added September 17, 2003. Last modified February 19, 2024.