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Eschalon: Book 1 - Mac Version Released

by Dhruin, 2007-12-11 22:59:14

The cool kids with Macs can now go play Eschalon while those of us with PCs can go back to crunching spreadsheets.  Here's the press release:

Basilisk Games Announces the availability of Eschalon: Book I for Macintosh computers

Indianapolis, Ind. — December 11, 2007 — Basilisk Games, Inc. today announced the availability of Eschalon: Book I for Macintosh computers.

“The Macintosh has become an exciting gaming platform over the past few years” said Thomas Riegsecker, Lead Developer of Eschalon: Book I. “We are very pleased to be able to bring our brand of role-playing to the Mac, further increasing gaming options on this great platform.”

With a focus on a single-player storyline, statistically driven character development and turn-based combat, Eschalon: Book I features a style of gameplay rarely seen in anymore commercial games. It is now available for purchase from Basilisk Games Online at

About Eschalon: Book I

Eschalon: Book I is a classic role-playing game experience that will take you across massive outdoor environments and deep into sprawling dungeons as you seek to uncover the mystery of who- or what- you are. It is now available for Windows based PCs and Macintosh computers. A Linux version is expected in early 2008. More information on the game and links to the demo can be found online at

About Basilisk Games

Founded in 2005, Basilisk Games is an independent game developer located in Indianapolis, Indiana. The company’s mission is to produce compelling old-school computer role-playing games for gamers who still remember what great computer RPGs used to be about: “Single-player. Turn-based. Stat heavy. Story driven.” Visit Basilisk Games online at


Information about

Eschalon: Book I

SP/MP: Single-player
Setting: Fantasy
Genre: RPG
Platform: PC
Release: Released