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Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 15: Tarjan and victory

The gods are freed, there’s only one thing left to do – kill Tarjan. First you need to fight your way through his lieutenants before you can leave level 3 … Continue reading

April 21, 2019 · 3 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 14: Malefia

If you missed it, go back to part 13. Before leaving Skara Brae for the final time, make sure you collect your quest items from the storage house. In particular … Continue reading

April 20, 2019 · 13 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 13: Tarmitia, the short cut

In part 12 we looked at how to slog your way through the various time spheres of Tarmitia. But let’s record-scratch that, and go back to Berlin. This time, make … Continue reading

April 14, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 12: Tarmitia, the long way

With Tenebrosia conquered, you can now head to the Vale of Lost Warriors, and from there cast the spell that takes you to Tarmitia. Instead of Tarmtia, you find yourself … Continue reading

April 13, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 11: Tenebrosia, where the shadows lie

With Kinestia complete it’s time to head to Tenebrosia, the realm of shadow. Your runestones are located at the foot of Shadow Rock I’ll say this for Tenebrosia: the skies … Continue reading

April 6, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 10: Welcome to Kinestia

If you missed it, go back to part 9 and the world of Lucencia. Kinestia is the world of metal and home to the Dwarf god Ferosfist, holder of your … Continue reading

March 31, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 9: towers and flowers

(If you missed it, go back to part 8) With the Rainbow Dragon dead you can head to Cyanis’ Tower. If you’re the kind of player who likes to sneak … Continue reading

March 30, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 8: Lucencia, town to mountain

With the challenge of Gelidia complete, it’s time to head over to the picturesque Crystal Spring and head to the next world Crystal Spring is nice, but somehow Lucencia is … Continue reading

March 24, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 7: from tower to tomb

With the Grey Tower conquered it’s time to move on the the white and black towers. White Tower Level 1 has the stairs out at N0 E0 and the stairs … Continue reading

March 23, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 6: the weather in Gelidia

With the first quest items returned to Skara Brae (if you missed it, go back to part 5), it’s time to venture to the second world, Gelidia. Once you’ve been … Continue reading

March 17, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 5: Arboria freed

With the Nightspear gathered in part 4, we’re ready to enter Festering Pit and fight the boss, Tslotha Garnath. Festering Pit looks suitable grimy as you wander around. Level 1 … Continue reading

March 16, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 4: coming to Arboria

If you missed it, go back to part 3. With Skara Brae’s ruins purged of evil (mostly) it’s time to head to Arboria. Take your brand new Chronomancer and head … Continue reading

March 10, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 3: the wilderness

If you missed it, go back to part 2. The ruins of Skara Brae and its refugee camp are located in a large wilderness area. You’ll come back here throughout … Continue reading

March 9, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 2: the catacombs and Unterbrae

Once you’ve had a chance to take in the sights of Skara Brae (part 1 here), it’s time to head over to the Mad God’s temple and speak the word … Continue reading

March 3, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale III walkthrough part 1: getting there and Skara Brae

The final trilogy remake is here! So, now it’s time for your third and final walkthrough of this venerable trilogy of games. First, get your group that has finished Bard’s … Continue reading

March 2, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale II walkthrough part 11: Lagoth Zanta

If you missed it, go back to part 10. With the segments of the scepter in your grasp it’s time to get your party over to the Temple of Narn, … Continue reading

February 3, 2019 · 3 Comments

Bard’s Tale II walkthrough part 10: The Destiny Stone

(if you missed it, go back to part 9) The final dungeon before the final showdown with the evil Lagoth Zanta is here. You’ll find the Destiny Stone in the … Continue reading

February 2, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale II walkthrough part 9: The Grey Crypt

(if you missed it, go back to part 8) The Grey Crypt is not found in any city; instead you’ll find the entrance in the Wilderness Once you enter you … Continue reading

January 27, 2019 · 2 Comments

Bard’s Tale II walkthrough part 8: Oscon’s Fort

(if you missed it, go back to part 7) Your next stop is the city of Corinth where you’ll find Oscon’s Fort. However, before you go it’s time to visit … Continue reading

January 26, 2019 · 4 Comments

Bard’s Tale II walkthrough part 7: Thessalonica and the Maze of Dread

You’ll be happy to note there will be none of the last part’s tone here. The Maze of Dread is a perfectly acceptable place, challenging without being annoying. Read on … Continue reading

January 20, 2019 · 8 Comments