Players can expect to see many additions and improvements made since the original game's release in 1999. The sequel includes new features, such as an event and trigger system, neutral unit AI, a paper doll system, new units and spells, hot seat play and multiplayer support through Gamespy Arcade over Lan and Internet.
The game is already receiving accolades from members of the gaming press and is said to be one of the most highly anticipated turn-based fantasy/strategy games of 2002. A special collector's edition has also shipped to stores today. It includes 5 extra scenarios and a 120-card game developed by the Lead Designer of the Disciples series.
Suggested retail price:
- Disciples II: Dark Prophecy $39.99US;
- Disciples II Collector's Edition $49.99US.
About Disciples II: Dark Prophecy
Disciples II: Dark Prophecy returns gamers to the magical realm of the Sacred Lands where four races the Empire, the Mountain Clans, the Legions of the Damned and the Undead Hordes continue the battle for the destiny of their Gods. A decade after the First Great War, the final prophecy continues to unfold. Deep within the crevices of the Sacred Lands, the Chosen One has emerged, fated to bring salvation to some and destruction to others. Braced with renewed faith and newfound conviction, each race must once again take up the sword for the sake of their people and the glory of their God.
The struggle to bring order to a tormented world continues with a new and evolving story. Showcasing new graphics, supporting 800 x 600 16-bit resolution, over 200 engaging characters will come to life in an epic battle of sword and sorcery. With enhanced gameplay mechanics, improved AI, and an upgraded battle system, Disciples II: Dark Prophecy promises to provide the answer to the ultimate question - Who among them will survive…