Arena of Skill is a Coco 3 arcade/D&D style game that was released as freeware in 1988 for the Coco 3 only. In the game, you build a character, with various physical characteristics, and then build up his/her's weapons and armor. Using hit points similiar to D&D, and also adding potions to the mix, you have to battle various challengers, gaining experience, strength, and money, so that you can afford to improve your characters weapons and armor. It also allows you to save multiple characters that you can choose from each time you play. In the actual battles, you use the joystick to combat your opponent. You can also create your own monsters to fight against.
Title: Arena of Skill
Author: Chuck Nivison
Requires: Color Computer 3, 128K RAM, disk, joystick.
NOTE: You will need TC3.BIN, or ARCHIVE.BIN, to unarc this file in RSDOS. A longer route would be to use UNTC under OS-9/NitrOS9, and then use RSDOS to copy all of the files to an RSDOS disk.
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