DOS - 1989
Also released on: Mac - Amiga
Description of Dragon's Lair
Dragon's Lair, a really nice action game sold in 1989 for DOS, is available and ready to be played again! Also available on Mac and Amiga, time to play a fantasy, full motion video and timed input video game title.
Comments and reviews
Noname 2019-07-10 0 point
I used to play the arcade version of this back in 1984, I think. I just know there were major changes in my life in 1986 so my memories are split into pre and post '86.
When I first saw it I was blown away. The look (graphics) were cartoon smooth, big and bright. I think I spent a dollar/day on it, that was the limit. I didn't want to stand there pumping quarters into it then walk away feeling like I'd been had. Plus, playing just a little each day prolonged the magic.
This is the first game I ever "won" as in playing until it ended. One day I was doing the usual, getting squeezed by snakes and sucked down by quicksand when I noticed the lights. Going any further could constitute a spoiler so I'll stop now.
AKA-Luke 2017-05-21 0 point DOS version
How do you play this on a pc if you do not have a joystick? What are the keyboard keys to use?
Capismama 2015-07-04 0 point DOS version
I played this games a million times and never could get to the end....maybe now that I'm a LITTLE BIT more adept with computers, I might make it, huh?
Rogue 2015-01-18 0 point DOS version
If you have trouble playing this game, try using D-Fend Reloaded. http://dfendreloaded.sourceforge.net/Download.html
Wolf 2014-09-17 1 point DOS version
@novaexpress this game was made for dosbox, you must open dosbox, run the
cd (folder) and type in game to play.
Novaexpress 2014-06-18 0 point DOS version
How came that those 80s and 90s cartoonish videogames never work on my Windows 8? Just downloaded and tried to open GAME.EXE. It says "impossible to run this upp on your pc". Are they too old for Win8?
McKraken 2012-04-02 0 point DOS version
Loved this game as a kid ... even if it did piss me off at times :) The animation always reminded me of Disney's The sword in the stone
admin 2012-03-12 1 point DOS version
Why does that surprise you so much ;) ? It is quite common for that graphic quality !
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Dragon's Lair is available for a small price on the following websites, and is no longer abandonware. GoG.com provides the best release and does not include DRM, please buy from them! You can read our online store guide .
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