Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara

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Dungeons & Dragons:
Chronicles of Mystara
D&D Chronicles of Mystara.jpg
Cover art of the English version
Developer(s) Iron Galaxy Studios
Publisher(s) Capcom
Series Dungeons & Dragons
Platform(s) PlayStation 3 (PSN)
Xbox 360 (XBLA)
Wii U (eShop)
Microsoft Windows (Steam)
Genre(s) Beat 'em up, action role-playing video game
Mode(s) Single-player
Multiplayer (up to 4 players)
Distribution Digital download, Disc (Japan)

Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara (ダンジョンズ&ドラゴンズ ―ミスタラ英雄戦記―) is a 2013 video game developed by Iron Galaxy Studios and published by Capcom on the Nintendo eShop, PlayStation Network, Xbox Live Arcade and Steam. It is a compilation of Capcom's two classic arcade games in the Dungeons & Dragons franchise, Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom (1993) and Dungeons & Dragons: Shadow over Mystara (1996).

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Development[edit]

Release[edit]

The game was released on August 22, 2013.[1] In Japan, the PlayStation 3 version received a retail release with exclusive bonus contents.[2]

Reception[edit]

Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara was positively received by critics. Review aggregating website Metacritic gave the PC version 80%,[3] the PlayStation 3 version 83%,[4] and the Xbox 360 version 77%.[5]

Reviewing the Xbox 360 version, Rob Kershaw at The Digital Fix gave the game 8/10 noting that while the graphics and music have become dated since the original arcade releases in the 1990s, the port was faithful to the source and the development team had added plenty of extras to increase the game's longevity.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "CAPCOM:カプコン ダンジョンズ&ドラゴンズ ミスタラ英雄戦記 - 公式サイト". Capcom.co.jp. Retrieved 2013-08-24. 
  2. ^ "Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles Of Mystaria Has Some Unique Features Only For Japan". Siliconera. 2013-06-25. Retrieved 2013-08-24. 
  3. ^ Metacritic. Retrieved 19 August 2013
  4. ^ Metacritic. Retrieved 19 August 2013
  5. ^ Metacritic. Retrieved 19 August 2013
  6. ^ The Digital Fix - Dungeons & Dragons: Chronicles of Mystara Review. 15 July 2013.

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