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Dark Sun: Shattered Lands

Role-playing (RPG), Turn-based strategy (TBS)

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SSI (Strategic Simulations, Inc.)

December 31, 1993, March 29, 2022

PC (Microsoft Windows), DOS



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High Difficulty: The steep difficulty curve in Dark Sun: Shattered Lands can be daunting for new players.

Repetitive Elements: Dark Sun: Shattered Lands may become repetitive after extended play, especially in the Role-playing (RPG) genre.

Content Gaps: Some areas of Dark Sun: Shattered Lands feel underdeveloped or lacking in content.

Why To Avoid

Compelling Storyline: The narrative in Dark Sun: Shattered Lands is deeply engaging, making it a must-play for Role-playing (RPG) fans.

High Replay Value: Dark Sun: Shattered Lands offers numerous reasons to replay, thanks to its Role-playing (RPG) elements.

Beautiful World: Explore the stunning world of Dark Sun: Shattered Lands, a visual treat for fans of Role-playing (RPG).

Why To Play

Shattered Lands is the first in a series of computer role-playing games based in the highly acclaimed AD&D 2nd Edition DARK SUN game world. You begin the game as a gladiator about to fight in King Tectuktitlay’s Arena in Draj. You must survive that fight, along with many others, and continue onward to escape from the Slave Pens.



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