Pawn, The (Amiga, 3 1/2" Disk) Rainbird - 1986 USA, Canada Release

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Pawn, The
Packaging cover Pawn, The.
Product ID 88777-46336
Product UPC 088777463365
Platform(s) Amiga
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1986
Publisher(s) Firebird
Label Rainbird
Developer(s) Magnetic Scrolls
Category(s) Entertainment, Adventure, Text
Country of Origin United Kingdom

Description from the packaging.

Man-years in the making, The Pawn is already acknowledged as a classic.

Set in the mythical world of Kerovnia, this amusing and complex tale is subtle enough to appeal to the beginner and hardened adventurer alike. A revolutionary text-handling system allows input of complicated sentences and complete interaction with characters (including some very intelligent animals!). The Pawn represents all its characters and objects as if they existed in a real world, storing complex information about their attributes and properties linked to their particular position or context in the game.

Your objectives are manyfold: The simplest is to escape from Kerovnia, but you will find others as you wander about the land and communicate with the characters you meet. The Pawn combines a rich text adventure, with stunning color graphics, and a language parser that will set the standards for years to come.

"Adventurers will find The Pawn a delight." - QL World.
"The Pawn is a staggeringly clever... adventure." - Popular Computing Weekly.
"Long live King Erik and The Pawn." - Sinclair User.

If you enjoy adventures in the classic tradition prepare to meet a new master. Watch out for future releases from Magnetic Scrolls and Rainbird.

System Requirements

Required RAM 512K

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Pawn, The. Retail Box back Pawn, The.



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