Dawn of Darkness was an excellent RPG/adventure/action game that was dumped by Ward Six Entertainment in 1999. It's not well-known, but it is a real gem, so make sure you play it. Dawn Of Darkness takes place in a long vanished world of mighty forgotten empires and magic. It is the tale of a once revered Lucitanian warlord, Roarke The Merciless, caught between his obligations to his family, his empire and his honor. You are Roarke the Merciless, imprisoned in the captured Manawyd monastary by an army from the Cheitan Empire who have attacked the village you have lived in. Roarke is an elite fighter, if perhaps a little out of practice since his days as one of Lucitan's greatest warlords. You begin playing armed with only the dagger Roarke had hidden in his boot, you must escape and find Sylmaril. How you do this is up to you. The game is played with basically the most of the same controls as Quake 2, except for the new commands and items bindings we've added. Dawn of Darkness...


DoD mood tutorial, conversation files scripts, GSM tutorial, Worldcraft fgd file and QER def file for you to design and make maps, in conjuction with Quark and Worldcraft editor. All rights to DoD team, Ward Six Entertainment.

DoD mood, scripts, GSM tutorials, fgd and def file

A really great set of docs from the development of Dawn of Darkness. Thanks for uploading these Roarkes, they are a must for creating new levels for DoD.

Worth noting that the dod.def file contains descriptions of many of the entity keys and flags. If you're not using this definition file with Radiant, you can always open it using a text editor such as Notepad to read these descriptions.

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