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DOS - 1991

Also available on: Amiga - Commodore 64

Released in
United Kingdom
Role-Playing (RPG), Strategy
Board / Party Game, Fantasy, Licensed Title, Turn-based
Gremlin Graphics Software Ltd.
221B Software Development
Dosbox support
Fully supported on 0.72
4.62 / 5 - 21 votes

Description of HeroQuest

A great PC version of the equally underrated board game of the same name from Games Workshop, Hero Quest is an isometric tabletop strategy/RPG game that simplifies RPG statistics without simplifying gameplay.

As in the board game, up to 5 players can play the game as wizard, elf, barbarian or dwarf in a quest to banish the evil wizard. Secret doors, traps and treasure abound in this turn-based, mission-based game. Good game in every respect and severely underrated.

Those who like this game should also try Space Crusade another Games Workshop boardgame conversion based on the much-improved version of the game engine.

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HeroQuest has an addon available: HeroQuest: Return of the Witch Lord, don't miss it!

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Warhammer 2016-05-27 0 point

it had a redress: Warhammer Quest

Josiah. 2015-08-26 -1 point

A good game, funny how the music that plays is the opening intro to "Golden Brown" by the Stranglers. (Anybody whose ever seen Snatch knows this song.) I was surprised to find it in a game. I had the board game as a kid but never got to play it, this game makes up for it, it's decent.

Rico 2014-10-18 0 point DOS version

I loved this game when I was a kid. Still have the original board game and three other expansion packs; all with the original pieces and all in mint condition! Saw on-line this could all see close to a $1,000, who knew lol.
Just waiting for my kids to grow up so we can play. In the mean time I did find four friends to play it with and we all love it again and we're in our thirty's lol.

Paulo José 2014-10-10 0 point DOS version

viciante game..

Zywen 2014-05-12 0 point DOS version

I still have this table top game. I have one of the expansions and I still have all the pieces too. Too bad no one wants to play. =(

Jhouse 2014-04-14 0 point DOS version

You should not have lost any of the pieces. I didn't want to collect it, I just wanted to play it. Thought, I'll just pick one up on ebay or something. OVER $300.00. Uh... Just wanted to play. Not that bad. Maybe I can get this to work, and it will satisfy my urges.

SMBComix 2014-02-05 0 point DOS version

Apparently this game is based on the Warhammer universe, according to Wikipedia.

dmjack92 2013-10-25 0 point DOS version

I use to play the board game when I was a teenager and I loved it. Unfortunately, my brothers thought it was boring.

Now, I lost all the pieces to the game, but I am glad to see that there is a pc version I was not aware of.

admin 2012-05-09 0 point DOS version

Read "How to play" page

Paultron 2012-05-08 0 point DOS version

cant get this one to work....

Feyd 2008-09-03 0 point DOS version

I spend so much time on this game, great one.

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