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Crypt of the Sorcerer

(Fighting Fantasy #26)

3.55  ·  Rating details ·  179 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
An ancient evil is stirring!

The long-dead sorcerer Razaak has been re-awoken and is poised to fulfil his dreams of death and tyranny. The Forces of Chaos are at large across Allansia and it seems that they are all pitted against YOU! For it is up to you to battle against the odds -- to find the only weapon to which Razaak is vulnerable, to arm yourself with protections aga
Paperback, 192 pages
Published October 7th 2003 by Wizard Books (first published January 1st 1987)
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David Sarkies
Sep 02, 2012 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Gamer Geeks
Recommended to David by: Primary School
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Evil sorcerers just don't stay dead
(3 September 2012)

Once again we return to one of Ian Livingstone's adventures and I reckon, no, I know, that I have played this one once before. It is a little more difficult, and frustrating, than some of the others that I have played, but it was a lot easier than some of Steve Jackson's gamebooks. In this one an ancient evil in the form of a sorcerer is awakening. Basically a hundred years ago he was rampaging across Allansia and the only way to kill him was
Jan 01, 2016 rated it liked it
Has been a while since I've read a Fighting Fantasy game book and I enjoyed my trip through Allansia. The story is standard fantasy fare - you must find a magic sword by the Lost Lake and then seek out and kill a Necromancer with the sword. Alas, I was killed by a Barbarian girl on a Griffin before I could reach the Lost Lake!
I'm a fan of FF books and love the art. Despite the books being aimed at kids (I guess) they never hold back on grisly detail. I enjoy finding items which have a number ass
Dec 30, 2016 rated it really liked it
More of a game than a book, but it was fun TILL I TURNED INTO A WEREWOLF.
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Ian Livingstone has been in the interactive games industry for over 25 years. In the 1970s, he co-founded Games Workshop and launched Dungeons & Dragons in Europe, later editing White Dwarf magazine. In 1982, with Steve Jackson, he wrote the first of the Fighting Fantasy™ Gamebooks which eventually sold over 15 million copies in 23 languages. In 1995 he led the merger of computer games company ...more

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