Beyond Shadowgate

Prince Erik has been away for many years, learning the ways of the world and preparing for the day when he would be king. One day, he receives word that his father has been murdered. He hurries home only to be falsely accused of the crime and thrown into prison. You must escape the confines of the prison, and free your land from the villainous forces of the Warlock Lord, who is about to return the land. As you journey to Castle Shadowgate you will have to fight vicious beasts, and solve a great number of puzzles. Your sister has also been kidnapped by the cunning Belezar, a man of great evil. Can you save her, and prevent the Warlock Lord from causing more pain?

Accomplishments

10 month development cycle. Organized game flow and background layouts. Designer of game mechanics, character development and animation. Collaborated with outside talent (voice actors, art studios).

Features

Super CD ROM. Awesome graphics and CD quality sound. Live actor dialogue. Eye-catching animation’s. Creatures, terrain’s, and civilizations. Strategy and puzzling solving. Hundreds of original hand-painted backgrounds. Cover and poster art created by the legendary Jim Halloway.

Stats

Year 1993
Genre Action Adventure
Platform Turbo Grafx-CD
Developer Icom Simulations, Inc
Publisher NEC
Job Title Senior Artist