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Shadow of Yserbius is the single-player, non-networked version of the popular graphical multi-user dungeon game on The Sierra Network. You create a character and journey as a solo adventurer into the dungeons and depths of the volcano Yserbius. You see the game from a first-person perspective as you journey through Yserbius. The story slowly unfolds as your character advances in experience while exploring the volcano.


Shadow of Yserbius DOS In dangerous territory -- attacked by <b>Mountain Lions</b>
Shadow of Yserbius DOS The lovely colors of the <b>options</b> dialog box shown here
Shadow of Yserbius DOS An encounter with a <b>snake</b>
Shadow of Yserbius DOS One of a few <b>character creation</b> screens

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Alternate Titles

  • "The Shadow of Yserbius" -- In-game title

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User Reviews

More fun online than not Travis Owens (7) unrated
Not bad if you have nothing else Cyric (50) unrated

Critic Reviews

ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Dec, 1993 10 out of 12 83
PC Joker Nov, 1993 42 out of 100 42
PC Player (Germany) Nov, 1993 42 out of 100 42
Play Time Feb, 1994 35 out of 100 35
Computer Gaming World (CGW) May, 1993 Unscored Unscored
Computer Gaming World (CGW) Feb, 1994 Unscored Unscored


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Seer (57) added Shadow of Yserbius (DOS) on Jun 15, 2000