An 8-bit RPG modeled after the iconic games of the 1980s. You control a party of adventurers who travel the Realm, talk to NPCs in towns and castles, explore dungeons, and fight monsters as you seek to save the world from a terrible danger.
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Positive (16) - 93% of the 16 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Dec 12, 2020
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“Leaping into the game last week, I was impressed with how faithfully it reproduces an early 80s video game experience in both presentation and interface...It stands out as an extremely impressive creation, faithful and fascinating...”
Vice

“After years of active development, 6502 Workshop has finally launched one of the most anticipated games in the retro gaming community.”
Vintage is the New Old

“Modern games depict; old games symbolise; and this lost art is new again in Nox Archaist.”
Beyond Fomalhaut

About This Game


An 8-bit RPG modeled after the iconic games of the 1980s. You control a party of adventurers who travel the Realm, talk to NPCs in towns and castles, explore dungeons, and fight monsters as you seek to save the world from a terrible danger.

Key Features

  • 60+ hours of gameplay
  • Complex storyline and open world
  • Fast character creation and in-game tutorial
  • Hundreds of non-player characters to talk to
  • Quick Combat or Tactical Combat
  • Created on an Apple II computer, for faithful reproduction of 8-bit graphics
  • 8-bit sounds and in-game music

Included with the Game

  • DRM-free application for Mac and PC
  • Apple II hard drive and floppy disk images
  • PDF and eBook manual
  • Quick reference guide
  • High-resolution map
  • Custom soundtrack
  • Digital wallpapers

Mature Content Description

The developers describe the content like this:

Mild references to drinking; infrequent coarse language (can be disabled with a password-protected setting).

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows 7 or 10
    • Processor: x64 1 GHz or faster
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: 10.11-10.15, 11.0 (Big Sur)
    • Processor: Intel Core i3
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel HD Graphics
    • Storage: 250 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system

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