Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos

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Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos
Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos cover
Developers
Westwood Studios
Publishers
Virgin Interactive
Engines
Kyra[1]
Release dates
DOS 1993
Windows (DOSBox) November 15, 2011[2]
macOS (OS X) (DOSBox) October 18, 2012
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Lands of Lore
Lands of Lore: The Throne of Chaos 1993
Lands of Lore: Guardians of Destiny 1997
Lands of Lore III 1999

Key points

Can be run under ScummVM.

General information

GOG.com Community Discussions for game series
GOG.com Support Page

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
DOS
GOG.com
DRM-free
Bundled with Lands of Lore: Guardians of Destiny. Pre-packaged with DOSBox.[3]
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Origin
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Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\_SAVE***.DAT
Windows <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]
macOS (OS X) <path-to-game> (mounted in DOSBox)[Note 1]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Origin
ScummVM 2.1+ supports cloud saves on third-party cloud storage services. See the ScummVM user manual for details.

Video[edit]

In-game options menu.
In-game options menu.
Graphics settings (GOG.com version)
Graphics settings (GOG.com version)

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio[edit]

In-game audio settings.
In-game audio settings.

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Music, sound, talking.
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
German
Italian
Local retail floppy version only.
Russian
Fan translation, download
Spanish
Local retail floppy version only.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes MCGA, VGA
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
64-bit requires 64-bit build of ScummVM.
macOS (OS X)

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 5.0
Processor (CPU) 80386SX
System memory (RAM) 2 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) MCGA-compliant graphics card
Other 1x CD-ROM drive
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 512 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 310 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible
macOS (OS X)
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 10.6.8
Processor (CPU) Intel Core Duo 2 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 310 MB
Video card (GPU) 64 MB of VRAM

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 File/folder structure within the installation folder reflects the path(s) listed for DOS and/or PC booter game data.

References