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Time To Die: Wizardry Returns

By Alec Meer on June 14th, 2011.

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Landmark cRPG Wizardry, one of the first games to try and electronicify the values and systems introduced by D&D and thus help birth the genre we now call roleplaying games, has never entirely gone away, truth be told. It’s seen an unending torrent of spin-offs, sequels and remakes since its Apple-based birth in 1981, but a full-on comeback has eluded it. That appears to be on the cards, thanks to a reboot in what’s now the age-old tradition – sticking the word ‘Online’ on the end of the title. But wait! Do not gallop away on your horse of cynicism. There’s at least one thing to suggest this is taking roleplaying very, very seriously…
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