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Original game by Dr. Saul Leeman, with Henry and Dinah Riley.
 
Original game by Dr. Saul Leeman, with Henry and Dinah Riley.
  
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==How It Begins==
 
==How It Begins==
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** [[XYZZY Awards 2007]]: Finalist for Best Individual NPC (Gunwar).
 
** [[XYZZY Awards 2007]]: Finalist for Best Individual NPC (Gunwar).
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** Also available for download from the game's homepage; see Links below.
 
** Also available for download from the game's homepage; see Links below.
  
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===Reviews===
 
===Reviews===
* [http://playthisthing.com/treasures-slavers-kingdom Review] by [[Emily Short]] - at [[Play This Thing!]]
 
* [http://playtechs.blogspot.com/2008/06/review-treasures-of-slavers-kingdom.html Review] by James McNeill - at PlayTechs
 
 
* [http://www.sparkynet.com/spag/backissues/spag52.html#treasures Review] by [[Jimmy Maher]] - at [[SPAG]]
 
* [http://www.sparkynet.com/spag/backissues/spag52.html#treasures Review] by [[Jimmy Maher]] - at [[SPAG]]
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* [http://playtechs.blogspot.com/2008/06/review-treasures-of-slavers-kingdom.html Review] by James McNeill - at PlayTechs
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* {{dead link|url=http://playthisthing.com/treasures-slavers-kingdom|archive=http://web.archive.org/web/20120203081035/http://playthisthing.com/treasures-slavers-kingdom|Review}} by [[Emily Short]] - at [[Play This Thing!]]
 
* [http://www.wigdahl.net/quern/2010/12/29/review-treasures-of-a-slavers-kingdom/ Review] by [[Matt Wigdahl]] - at The Quern
 
* [http://www.wigdahl.net/quern/2010/12/29/review-treasures-of-a-slavers-kingdom/ Review] by [[Matt Wigdahl]] - at The Quern
  
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* [http://muleabides.wordpress.com/2009/12/01/the-other-old-school-renaissance/ ''The Other Old-School Renaissance''] by James Nostack - at The Mule Abides
 
* [http://muleabides.wordpress.com/2009/12/01/the-other-old-school-renaissance/ ''The Other Old-School Renaissance''] by James Nostack - at The Mule Abides
  
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===Spoilers===
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* [[ClubFloyd]] [http://allthingsjacq.com/intfic_clubfloyd_20120902.html transcript].
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XYZZY Awards 2007
Finalist - Best Individual NPC

TREASURES OF A SLAVER'S KINGDOM
An Authorized ENCOUNTER CRITICAL Quest
Adapted by S. John Ross from the legendary epic.
Original game by Dr. Saul Leeman, with Henry and Dinah Riley.

Treasures of a Slaver's Kingdom
Author(s) S. John Ross
Publisher(s) Cumberland Games
Release date(s) 24-Dec-2007
Authoring system Inform 7
Platform(s) Z-code 8
Language(s) English
License(s) Commercial
Multimedia
Color effects none
Graphics none
Sound/Music none
Ratings
Cruelty scale Polite

How It Begins

".... In the science-swept world of Vanth, a young barbarian has escaped the shackles of his bondage. Now a wanderer in the slave-master's realm, his destiny is his own and his quest is clear: pillage upon the wealth of the kingdom, and defeat the Slaver King once and for all!"

Notable Features

  • Simplified parser. The game relies on just five core verbs (USE, ASSAIL, PARLEY, REGARD and SEIZE) plus direction commands.

Versions

Release 1 (Sample Edition)

The toask-sampler.zip file contains the following files:

  • How to Register.txt
  • Read Me First.txt
  • Treasures of a Slaver's Kingdom SE.z8 - The story file.
  • Treasures of a Slaver's Kingdom.pdf - Extensive background about the game, the faux "Encounter Critical" game on which it's based on, maps and hints.

Release 1 (Full Edition)

Links

General info

Reviews

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