|Mini Fighting Fantasy Adventures|
|First published:||September 1985|
|Publication:||Warlock (Issue 6)|
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- For other uses of The Dark Chronicles of Anakendis, see The Dark Chronicles of Anakendis
The Dark Chronicles of Anakendis is a single-player role-playing mini adventure written by Andrew Whitworth, and illustrated by Mark Dunn. It was published in 1985 in Warlock Issue 6 by Games Workshop. It has not been reprinted since.
“ You are requested to save a village from the evil attentions of the wizard Anakendis; you have to brave the terrors of a monster-infested cave system and destroy both Anakendis and the source of his power – the Dark Chronicles. ”
How to Fight Creatures of the DungeonEdit
- Leather Armour
- 5 Provisions
- Choice of one of three Potions (see Game System for generic fantasy setting choices)
The illustrations were by Mark Dunn. There were 5 full page (or equivalent) illustrations and 6 minor repeated illustrations scattered throughout the text. The paragraphs with a full page illustration were: How to Fight Creatures of the Dungeon, 22, 142, 143 and 180.
- Crystal Statue
- Devil Hounds
- Forest Demon
- Humans - Astromancer/Hound-Master/Man
- Ice Warrior
- Sand Squid
- Walking Mouths
- The Crab-like Macra is taken from the Doctor Who adventure The Macra Terror (although they have since appeared in the 2005 relaunch series in Gridlock).
- Translated into Japanese as アナケンディスの暗黒の歴史書 in issue 4 of the Japanese version of Warlock (ウォーロック).
- One of the options at (176) is to turn to (173) which is on the same page and is a fatality. Also (195) has one of the options to turn to as (196)!
- (25) with the option to leave the room should be (151) not (138).
- Per Jorner reviews The Dark Chronicles of Anakendis at the group fighting_fantasy_gamebooks - Retrieved 2014-09-29
- Fighting Fantasy at Gamebooks.org - Retrieved 2014-09-29
- The Dark Chronicles of Anakendis at Gamebooks.org - Retrieved 2014-09-29
- Warlock at Gamebooks.org - Retrieved 2014-09-29
- Warlock #6 at Gamebooks.org - Retrieved 2014-09-29