Eye of the Beholder Westwood Associates / Strategic Simulations, Inc. 1991

Something evil is lurking below the city of Waterdeep. The Lords of Waterdeep summon a group of heroes to investigate, but someone or something has been watching the proceedings. After the heroes enter the sewers, the ceiling collapses behind them. The only way out is the way down, into a dungeon filled with monsters, traps and puzzles. Eye of the Beholder is a dungeon crawler RPG with a first-person perspective based on the 2nd Edition AD&D rules. The starting party consists of four characters and up to two NPCs can join later. Combat and magic happen in real time. Fight over a dozen different monster varieties and cast over 40 spells. A point-and-click interface makes exploring, fighting, spellcasting and handling objects easy. Westwood's Eye of the Beholder 1 and 2 remain today two of the best real-time RPGs ever produced. They feature great graphics for their time, tons of cool weapons and devious real-time puzzles that mysteriously make you come back for more traps and pressure plates to push. The plots are typical kill-the-big-foozle fare, but the games are so well implemented that you'll be glued to the screen for hours on end. The graphics and animations are both top-notch, and excellent sound effects add to the incredible "you are there" atmosphere that is rarely achieved in RPGs of that time.
Floppy Images ISO Demo 1.68MB (uploaded by scaryfun)
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Included in: Eye of the Beholder Trilogy ISO Demo 9MB (uploaded by Old_Schooler)
Included in: Eye of the Beholder Series Box - Clone ISO Demo (provided by Hellsgate & uploaded by Scaryfun) 26MB
included in The Forgotten Realms Archives ISO Demo 447MB (uploaded by Egon68)
Manual + Clue Book (provided by basetta & upped by Scaryfun) 18MB

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