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Veil of Darkness

DOS - 1993

Year 1993
Platform DOS
Released in United States
Genre Action, Role-Playing (RPG)
Theme Horror, Puzzle elements, Vampires
Publisher Strategic Simulations, Inc.
Developer Event Horizon Software, Inc.
Perspectives Isometric, 2D scrolling, Bird's-eye view
Dosbox support Fully supported on current version
4.33 / 5 - 48 votes

Description of Veil of Darkness

Veil of Darkness is a familiar sight for players of The Summoning, as both games share a common top-down 3/4 approach to the adventure and the world interaction, although Veil is decidedly more adventure-oriented.

The horror story is based around a pilot who crash-lands his cargo plane in the haunted valley of Romania's Transylvanian Alps in the late 1930s, and it's now up to him to stop vampire Kairn. The great story and atmosphere are guarantee to please both adventure and RPG gamers, despite some frustrating combats near the end.

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jeff 2020-04-29 1 point

Fun game and it has an interesting story.

jeff 2020-04-24 1 point

I think its aged well and has an interesting plot..

(c°_} 2020-02-12 0 point

Well I do like "The Immortal" and that game here, hehe. ^^ But well I am a fan of classic horror so it's understandable I guess.

Zeithri 2019-11-04 0 point

Like some others, I got interested in this game after watching Ross' Game Dungeon video about it. Though I'm not sure I agree with Retro Pixel Lizard about this game reminding one about Shadowrun on Snes, I would rather say it reminds me a bit of The Immortal.

That being said, this game do look pretty darn awesome.

theflep 2019-11-03 0 point

Every time Ross makes a new video the game he reviews goes up to "Trending Games". lol

Retro Pxiel Lizard 2019-11-02 0 point

I love how the interiors remind me of Shadowrun for SNESs, and how this made trending because of a good man named Ross made a video review/experience on this.

Sloppy, flawed and yet one of the best RPGs on DOS for it's characters , setting, and dialog.

tajlund 2017-05-10 1 point

This game was great. One of my favorites along with dusk of the gods, Dragon Lord, the Ravenlofts, and Full Metal Planet.

katy molko 2016-04-15 0 point

i just loooove this game, my favorite!!!!!!!!!!

Miuna 2015-04-20 1 point DOS version

This was and still is a great game. It offers puzzles easily to be solved by doing some thinking, a little bit of action here and there, an interesting story, NPCs that are well rounded out and above all a rewarding and satisfying gaming experience.

The only thing to complain about is the ending which is hardly worth all the effort taken to finish the game.

What remains is the gaming experience and as that is totally worth it. So if you are looking for some oldie Horror-Mysterie adventure this is one great game to play.

Esaelon 2014-09-04 1 point DOS version

i never played this game before, but the screenshots show that this game seems to be on the same engine as SSI's The Summoning...

Adenina 2013-05-18 2 points DOS version

Amazing game, i played it long time ago, with all endings.
Game controls dont suck! I never had problems with the doors!

mymoon 2012-02-29 -4 points DOS version

was a good game once, now its not worth it.

Jake 2012-01-20 -3 points DOS version

Controls of this game sucks! I'ts even hard to open those goddamn doors!!

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