Adventure through Classical Antiquity as Theseus.
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February 4

Krommyonian Sow

Theseus met many unique bandits and monsters on the road to Athens. Among them was Phaia and the Krommyonian Sow. Krommyon was an area near Corinth, on the road between Epidauros and Athens. The sow was said to be a man-eating pig raised by an old lady named Phaia.

As usual, the ancient texts are not in agreement about Phaia and her monster. For example, Plutarch preserves a version of the myth where there is no beast. Rather, Phaia is a bandit who received the nickname “sow” due to her poor manners and evil life.

Our game most closely follows the account preserved by Apollodorus. In his Bibliotheke, it is said that Phaia was an old lady who looked after the sow, which was named after her. This version is depicted on extant pottery, which shows the lady commanding a giant pig to attack Theseus.

Of course, perhaps all this is just a myth, and Phaia is just a kind lady that poses no danger to Theseus…

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About This Game

Old-school Adventure/RPG set in Ancient Hellas. Heavily based on Classical source material. Choices have consequences!

Step into the sandals of Theseus and make your way to Ancient Athens! Your story begins in the small Peloponnesian town of Troezen, where you learn about your father's identity and a dangerous plot against your life. In light of these startling developments, you must leave under cover of night and discover your family heritage.

Key Features:

Over 20 unique locations to explore, all based heavily on primary source material.
Beautiful artwork created by Klaudia Jankowska.
Original music composed by Michael Landers.
Detailed choose-your-own-adventure style cut scenes, decorated with historical artwork.
Turn-based combat with many different opponents and items.
Player stats and party mechanics that have gameplay consequences.

If you appreciate classical antiquity and mythology, then this game will fit the bill.

System Requirements

    • OS: Windows 2000 and up.
    • Processor: Any modern Intel/AMD processor
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: Intel Graphics Card sufficient
    • Storage: 500 MB available space
    • Sound Card: Not necessary unless you want to use sound.
    • Additional Notes: Low requirements; 2D game made in GMS 2.

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