Your donations keep RPGWatch running!
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » Daggerfall - 15th Anniversary

Default Daggerfall - 15th Anniversary

September 1st, 2011, 01:18
It's the 15th Anniversary of Daggerfall, so head over to the Bethblog to see some pics of an unboxing of an original copy.
More information.
Dhruin is offline


Dhruin's Avatar
Super Moderator
RPGWatch Team


Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 11,968


September 1st, 2011, 01:18
Ahhh.. Daggerfall. This was the game I used to get my wife hooked on RPGs. She's been an addict like me ever since. I can still clearly remember the feeling of emerging above-ground after conquering the first dungeon. It felt a bit like stepping through Alice's looking glass. It was the first time I had that deep (and slightly awkward) feeling of being in a virtual world in which I could go anywhere, do anything,… something we kind of take for granted in open-world games now.

It was also buggy as all get-out! But, void-be-damned I didn't care.
Falchor is offline


Falchor's Avatar


Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Southern US
Posts: 298


September 1st, 2011, 01:25
Best move for anybody that hasn't already done so on this Daggerfall occasion is to go ahead and bookmark this site, perhaps download, but mainly just sit on the edge of your seat and wait with baited breath.

getter77 is offline




Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: GA, USA
Posts: 322


September 1st, 2011, 01:40
I've been following the DaggerXL project for several years already. I'm starting to have doubts that it'll ever actually be completed, but it looks to be awesome if he can pull it off..
JDR13 is offline


JDR13's Avatar
Original Sin Donor


Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Florida, US
Posts: 20,535


September 1st, 2011, 06:16
Hey I have an original copy but didn't get a dagger letter opener…dang.
Saxon1974 is offline


Saxon1974's Avatar


Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 439


September 1st, 2011, 11:06
Originally Posted by Saxon1974 View Post
Hey I have an original copy but didn't get a dagger letter opener…dang.

(extra characters)
kalniel is offline




Join Date: Oct 2006
Posts: 1,877


September 1st, 2011, 13:13
No dagger here either, and I don't recall a collector's edition, though I usually just buy the standard editions anyway.
Xian is offline


Xian's Avatar


Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Tennessee, United States
Posts: 401


September 1st, 2011, 13:24
Well, it's the first time for me to play Daggerfall. The graphic details reminds me of Doom 2D. I can't make sense with the controls, especially the spells and how to take items from a corpse.

BTW, I had to fix the graphic details of the DOSbox and bring them to my ideal resolution and stuff.
Tanno is offline


Tanno's Avatar


Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Thessaloniki, Greece
Posts: 270


September 1st, 2011, 15:52
Neat! Brings back lots of memories of falling thru cracks in the world and seeing the dungeon from afar in the void.

irtehyar is offline




Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 17


September 1st, 2011, 20:10
How do you get the letter opener? I never got one in my boxed copy. A side note…this is how it should be when you open a boxed copy of a game.
sherwinz28 is offline




Join Date: Jul 2007
Posts: 186


September 2nd, 2011, 00:39
Mis-reading : "Daggerdale - 15 years anniversary"
“ Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite direction.“ (E.F.Schumacher, Economist, Source)
Alrik Fassbauer is offline

Alrik Fassbauer

Alrik Fassbauer's Avatar
Original Sin 1 & 2 Donor


Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Old Europe
Posts: 16,668
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » Daggerfall - 15th Anniversary
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 02:36.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright by RPGWatch