From the box
Lord British, the wise and compassionate ruler of Brittania, wishes to erase the legacy left behind by the 3 evil lords. To do do, he must find an Avatar! An Avatar is one who has achieved enlightenment in the 8 virtues - Honour, Valor, Sacrifice, Compassion, Justice, Spirituality, Honesty and Humility. Only the most virtuous of souls can complete the perilous journey that lies ahead! If you think you're the savior for whom Lord British is searching, then prove your worth by taking on the Quest of the Avatar.