The Dark Citadel

The Dark Citdael

Can you survive in a war torn world against the rise of the Dark Citadel? 

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The land of Alderton is under attack, and you are the only one who can save it! This is a story told in constantly released chapters as you build up your hero, form alliances, and prepare for war against The Dark Citadel. Contained within this interactive novel are hundreds of branching decisions that will change your journey in different ways. Each decision you make will have real consequences, from missing out on important quest items to losing allies. 

New chapters will be released to progress and branch the story, and it is full of hidden items to enhance replay-ability. Can you discover all of the secrets of this world and bring down The Dark Citadel before it is too late?

There are Three Chapters Available Right Now:

  • The Orc Invasion (3/1/2018).
    • A Sword.
    • Bag of Gold.
    • Desmond as an Ally.
  • Rescue the Prince (3/1/2018).
    • A Bow and Arrows.
    • A Sword.
    • A Valuable Ruby.
    • Improved Strength.
  • Escape the Dark Citadel (3/1/2018).
    • Magic Wand.
    • Enhanced Agility.
    • A Bag of Gold.
    • A Deed to Valuable Land.

Upcoming Chapters Available April, 2018:

  • Locate the Seeker (4/1/2018).
    • A Rare Magical Trinket.
    • A Satchel of Gold.
    • A Horse.
    • A Merchant's Pendant.
    • A Bear as an Ally.
    • A Bag of Gold.
    • Boots for Sneaking.
  • Journey to the East (4/1/2018).
    • A Bag of Gold.
    • A Valuable Ruby.
    • A Satchel of Gold.
    • A Warhammer.
    • A Rare Herb.

Upcoming Chapters Available May, 2018:

  • Into the Desert (5/1/2018).
  • TBD!
  • TBD!

You can only ever have one of each item at a time, and things like gold and rubies can be traded for rare inventory with vendors at various points throughout the game.

Patch Notes

  • 3/04/2018
    • Game Released.
  • 3/12/2018
    • April Chapters Released.
    • Bug Fixes.
  • 3/23/2018
    • Enhancements Added.
    • Bug fixes.

Lincoln Cole

Lincoln Cole is a Columbus-based author who enjoys traveling and has visited many different parts of the world, including Australia and Cambodia, but always returns home to his pugamonster and wife. His love for writing was kindled at an early age through the works of Isaac Asimov and Stephen King and he enjoys telling stories to anyone who will listen.

He has won multiple literary awards for his novels. He has also been a bestseller in multiple different categories.