Castles II Siege & Conquest (PC, CD-ROM) Interplay Productions - 1992 USA, Canada Release

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Castles II Siege & Conquest
Product ID 40421-13028
Product UPC 040421130283
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1992
Publisher(s) Interplay Productions
Category(s) Entertainment, Strategy
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The Crown of Victory awaits.

Immerse yourself in all of the glory and honor of being a medieval Baron struggling for the throne! Forge diplomatic alliances with neighboring, power hungry barons while you use your administrative skills to build an empire of trade and wealth. Defend your otherwise helpless people with well-trained armies and mighty castles. Succeed and you will be made the King of France!

Over 30 minutes of BBC documentary footage show you how and why castles were planned, constructed, sieged and attacked prior to the age of gunpowder. Using this knowledge, you can create your own original castle designs to play against your computer opponents. Or, you can choose from 10 historical castles for your own personal fortress.

"A first-rate strategy game... it's a joy to play." - Computer Gaming World.

  • More than 40 intricate subplots will test your kingly decision making, creating dozens of new challenges.
  • Classic film footage from Alexander Nevsky and The Private Life of Henry VIII add color and grace to enhance your kingdom building.
  • Over five hours of digitized speech by top Hollywood talent will involve you in all the politics, frolic, and treachery of the 14th century.
  • An original musical score reflects the many moods of medieval life.
  • Four progressive game levels and total control of all aspects of gameplay assure you'll never experience the same game world twice.
  • 256-Color, VGA graphics bring the brilliance of the Middle Ages to your computer screen.
  • An on-disk tutorial gently guides you through your princely apprenticeship.
  • Easy point-and-click icon interface.

System Requirements

Required CPU 386
Required RAM 2MB
Req. Hard Drive 6MB Free
Requires Mouse Yes
Required CD Speed MPC
Supports Mouse Yes
Supported Audio AdLib Gold
ProAudio Spectrum
ProAudio Spectrum 16
SoundBlaster 16
SoundBlaster Pro
Supported Video VGA 256 Color

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