Lords of Chaos is a fantasy strategy game for one to four players. Each player takes control of a wizard and uses his magical abilities to fulfil his objectives. The main objective is to survive until a portal appears and then escape through it to 'Limbo'. There are three scenarios provided which represent different worlds. The one player game combines startegy with role play. A Wizard Designer programe is provided to name and design your own wizards. Successful completion of a scenario will enable you to spend 'Experience Points' on improving yoru wizard in the next world.
It used a turn based system with action points spent on spells, movement and so on. Many of the spells summon creatures to fight for you so an army can be built up to fight for you.