Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain (1996)

Video Game  -  5 April 1996 (USA)
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The fragile balance of Nosgoth is in danger. Disputes within the Circle of Nine, the guardians of the Pillars of Nosgoth, have caused strife across the land. Ariel, the Guardian of Balance,... See full summary »

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Kain (voice)
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Mortanius / William the Just / Dark Entity (voice)
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Vorador / Bane (voice)
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Ariel / Azimuth / DeJoule (voice)
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Moebius / Nupraptor / Anacrothe (voice)
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Malek / Ottmar / Elzevir (voice)
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The fragile balance of Nosgoth is in danger. Disputes within the Circle of Nine, the guardians of the Pillars of Nosgoth, have caused strife across the land. Ariel, the Guardian of Balance, has given a young vampire, Kain, the opportunity to save his own soul and free Nosgoth from its fate. Kain alone must face the other Guardians in order to heal the land and remove his vampiric curse. Written by J Hoffman

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At the end of the game, there was an alternative text for the argument between Mortanius and Anacrothe at the Pillars. In this version, when Anacrothe accuses him of being the circle's traitor, Mortanius more extensively explains his motives and admits to killing Ariel, whereas in the final version of the game, her murderer is left a mystery. See more »

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Kain: The Mentalist Nupraptor was renowned through Nosgoth for his tricks of the mind, telepathy and telekinesis. Pilgrims traveled from all across the land seeking the comfort of his lies. I sought not his wisdom... but his life.
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Followed by Blood Omen II: Legacy of Kain (2002) See more »

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God Dammit! the best game ever!
5 October 2003 | by (Chile) – See all my reviews

The legacy of Kain Series is by far the best you can get! It is awesome!!! You just HAVE to play this game (Blood Omen). It's the very beginning of an excellent series. Worth buying it, I tell you. Although graphics are a little dated (the game is 2D), it does have direct3D lightning effects and such, and the game accomplishes giving each scenario its unique atmosphere. The great thing about this series is that there's a lot of background story, you'll be amazed. The story is compelling and you'll find yourself wanting to know more. Blood Omen is the game that started it all. Your best bet is to find it on ebay. You won't regret buying it.


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