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Video Game: Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
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Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
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Hero's Quest: So You Want to Be a Hero
Quest for Glory 1: So You Want to Be a Hero
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1989-03-00
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Video Game: Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
Quest for Glory 1: So You Want to Be a Hero
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North American DOS 3.5” Disk edition (VGA re-release)
Rel Date: 1992-07-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3.5" Disk
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Video Game: Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
Quest for Glory 1: So You Want to Be a Hero
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North American DOS CD-ROM edition (VGA re-release)
Rel Date: 1992-07-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: CD-ROM
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Video Game: Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
Quest for Glory 1: So You Want to Be a Hero
Nick: 
North American DOS 3.5” Disk edition
Rel Date: 1989-03-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: 
English
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Video Game: Quest for Glory I: So You Want to Be a Hero
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Nick: 
North American DOS 3.5” Disk edition
Rel Date: 1989-03-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
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new name pending
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Amiga edition
Rel Date: 1989-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Amiga
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
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Atari ST edition
Rel Date: 1989-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Atari ST
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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" In the valley barony of Spielburg, the evil ogress Baba Yaga has cursed the land, and the baron who tried to drive her off. His children have disappeared, while the land is ravaged by monsters and brigands. The Valley of Spielburg is in need of a Hero able to solve these problems.

The game follows the Hero, on his journey into the land; he must help people and become a proclaimed Hero. "

Source: Wikipedia, "Quest_for_Glory:_So_You_Want_to_Be_a_Hero," available under the CC-BY-SA License.


According to TCRF, the reason that the earlier releases used the title Hero's Quest: So You Want to Be a Hero, but it was renamed to Quest for Glory: So You Want to Be a Hero for the later releases, was to avoid sounding too similar to the unrelated "HeroQuest" board game which came out in 1989.

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Video Game Rank: 415
Amiga Rank: 12
DOS Rank: 34
Atari ST Rank: 11
Num Ratings: 69
Average Rating: 8.04 Ratings Breakdown
Standard Deviation: 1.58
Num Views: 2988
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Avg. Game Weight: 2.0 Weight Breakdown
Fans: 8
Personal Comments: 10
Users Owning: 130
Users Wanting: 1
Users Trading: 2 [find trade matches]
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Total Plays: 10
Plays This Month: 0
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