Wheel of Time
||(Win95/98/Me/XP) (Retail) (WHEELOFTPR)
| No Longer Available
Entertainment Company / GT Interactive
ESRB Rating: Teen (Ages 13+) - Animated violence and
Enter the Wheel of
...And dare to seize ultimate power. Based on Robert
Jordan's best-selling series of fantasy novels, The Wheel of Time is a gaming
experience that will become your world.
A first person action/strategy game with story-rich elements
set in a lush, high resolution universe of mystery and wonder. A single player
quest through mystical and expansive environments. Unique multiplayer dynamics
with three game types. All with strategic spell combat. Because power is not
given... TAKE IT!
The Wheel of Time turns and Ages come
and go. What was, what will be, and what is, may yet fall under the
Long ago, in the Age of Legends...
unwittingly unleashed the Dark One into the world. Powerful magic managed to
lock him away once more... but in the ensuing chaos, the keys to his ethereal
prison were lost. Thousands of years later, these keys have been uncovered by
four opposing forces. Become the Leader of one of these forces and then plot,
battle, ally, or betray your way to the keys and through the rich world of
Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time.
A mesmerizing single player action/strategy game set in
a medieval world of mystery and wonder. You begin your quest to collect four
magical seals used to imprison the Dark One.
Totally immersive 3D environments and rich
state-of-the-art graphics rendered in painstaking architectural detail.
Over 40 mystical spells and artifacts of unimaginable
power, for defensive and offensive strategy that challenges your wits.
Fireballs, lightning, disguise, healing, levitation, decay, Earth tremor... all
are at your disposal.
Choose from one of three multiplayer game types (Arena,
Citadel and Team) that require sharp minds and cunning . Arena is traditional
DeathMatch with a spellbinding twist. In Citadel and Team you must customize
your fortress to protect your seals... set booby traps, place 3 types of troops
and defend your castle from marauders!
Cutting edge technology based on an enhanced Unreal
engine. Flames smolder, drops of rain fall in puddles, smoke effects shroud
Elayna - The Amyrlin Seat
The Aes Sedai are the sworn enemies of the Dark One. Elayna,
their leader and the Watcher of the Seals, must use her knowledge of magic
artifacts to retrieve the seals in order to lock the Dark One away...
Leader of the Children of the Light (Whitecloaks)
The Whitecloaks ally with no one. A brutal band of
inquisitors, exceptional in their ruthlessness and hatred for the Aes Sedai.
Only their leader knows what he'll do with the Seals if he should find
Ishamael, The Forsaken
A servant of the Dark One who has been plotting the release
of his beloved master from the ethereal jail. He will stop at nothing to get
the lost Seals and release the Dark One. Nothing.
This shadowy being is the very essence of the cursed city,
Shadar Logoth, made flesh. He works as a puppet master, manipulating events in
favor of the nameless Evil he serves.
Windows 95/98/Me/XP: Pentium 200 (Pentium II 233
recommended), 32MB (64MB recommended) 500MB available HD space, CD-ROM drive,
Windows 9X compatible sound card, PCI local bus video card (3D accelerator
Tested OK on Windows XP. Do Not Use Compatibility
Mode. Patch 333b and D3D patch #2 are both still available on the WheelOfTime
web site and should be installed for high-resolution D3D game play. You can
safely ignore the WOT.ICD error message after exit.
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