King's Quest VI (PC, CD-ROM) Sierra - 1993 USA, Canada Release

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King's Quest VI
Product ID 20626-83302
Product UPC 020626833028
Platform(s) PC
Media CD-ROM
Copyright date 1993
Publisher(s) Sierra
Category(s) Entertainment, Adventure
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Enter the world of fantasy and adventure that has enchanted millions of people the world over.

King's Quest VI, Roberta Williams' boldest undertaking yet, will thrill you with its timeless tale and leading edge technology. Become a part of the largest, most puzzling, and most exciting chapter in a series that has sold more games than any other.

A shipwrecked prince must find his way across a series of islands in search of a princess in peril. You'll need all your wits and imagination to overcome the gauntlet of baffling puzzles and fantastic creatures that attempt to keep you from your goal.

packed with amazing multimedia features:

  • More puzzles and a greater variety of challenges than any King's Quest episode.
  • Multiple paths; your choices determine the story's ending.
  • Many hours of dialog and narration by internationally famous actors.
  • A stunning 50-megabyte animated introduction, created by Kronos, the special effects masters who brought you Batman Returns and The Lawnmower Man.
  • High-res 640x480 close-ups of characters, using a revolutionary, patented lip-synching technology.
  • Includes a special Video for Windows presentation of The Making of King's Quest VI, including interviews with Roberta Williams and rare behind-the-scenes footage shot during production.
  • Can be played under MS-DOS or Windows.

The most critically acclaimed game event of the year.

"The magic is back and Sierra has another definite winner. In King's Quest VI, Sierra ups the technology another notch." - PC Magazine.

"Bigger and bolder than ever, this is an adventure few can resist." - Compute.

"The music and animation are exceptional, as is the story. Hats off to Sierra for another sparking gem." - Dragon.

"It's easy to see why this Sierra series is the best selling game series of all time." - Computer Game Review.

"King's Quest VI is not just good, it is a landmark game." - QuestBusters.

  • A spectacular 50-meg animated introduction sets the stage for adventure.
  • Experience an adventure so vast, you may never see it all.
  • Super VGA characters with revolutionary patented lip-synching technology draw you into the story.

Roberta Williams, designer of the popular King's Quest series, has won many awards for her work. Her numerous contributions to the software industry have earner her the title "the reigning queen of adventure gaming."

System Requirements

Required CPU 386
Required RAM 2MB
Recommend Mouse Yes
Supported Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color
PC Windows 3.1
Required CPU 386
Required RAM 4MB
Recommend Mouse Yes
Supported Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA 256 Color

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