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{{Infobox Game
| Title          = Heretic
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| Title          = Heretic
| BoxArt          = Heretic - DOS - USA.jpg
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| BoxArt          = Heretic - DOS - USA.jpg
| PlatformName    = DOS
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| Platform        = [[DOS]]
| PlatformPage    = DOS
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| Year            = 1994
| Year            = 1994
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| Developer      = {{Developer|Raven Software}}
| DeveloperName  = Raven Software
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| Amazon          = B0002LHPA0
| DeveloperPage  = Raven Software
 
| Amazon          = B0002LHPA0
 
 
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{{Publication
 
{{Publication
| Title        = Heretic
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| Title        = Heretic
| BoxArt        = Heretic - DOS - USA.jpg
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| BoxArt        = Heretic - DOS - USA.jpg
| PlatformName  = DOS
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| Platform      = {{Platform|DOS}}
| PlatformPage  = DOS
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| Publisher    = {{Publisher|id Software|id Software, Inc.}}
| PublisherName = id Software, Inc.
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| Released      = 1994-12-23
| PublisherPage = id Software
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| Country      = USA
| Released      = 1994-12-23
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}}
| Country      = USA
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{{Publication
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| Title        = Heretic: Shadow of the Serpent Riders
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| BoxArt        = Heretic - Shadow of the Serpent Riders - DOS - USA.jpg
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| Platform      = {{Platform|DOS}}
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| Publisher    = {{Publisher|id Software|id Software, Inc.}}
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| Released      = 1996-03-??
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| Country      = USA
 
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Latest revision as of 14:24, 12 October 2019

Heretic
Heretic - DOS - USA.jpg
Platform: DOS
Year: 1994
Developer: Raven Software
Buy: Amazon

Heretic is a fantasy themed first-person shooter built on a modified Doom (DOS) engine. You can look up and down, carry a limited inventory, and even fly later in the game.

As the story goes, the Serpent Riders of the Abyss have pillaged the world and destroyed the hope of humanity. While only one Serpent Rider remains to oversee their plans for the world you, a heretic, have decided to fight against him in order to try and end their reign. You will utilize various magical weapons and spells to fight his evil minions and save your fellow countrymen.

Screenshots

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The title screen.

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Blasting some of those red flying devils


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Music

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Heretic supports higher fidelity output than the earlier Doom games, and Kevin Schilder uses an epic orchestral sound that fits the fantasy theme much better. The song titles come from the first map in which the song is heard.

The following recording prefixes are in use:

  1. - Gravis UltraSound (Standard patch set)
  2. - Gravis UltraSound (Pro Patches Lite v1.60)
  3. - General MIDI
  4. - Sound Blaster / Ad Lib (OPL3)

Recording

# Title Composer Length Listen Download
101 Introduction Kevin Schilder 0:15
Download
102 The Docks Kevin Schilder 4:21
Download
103 The Dungeons Kevin Schilder 4:10
Download
104 The Gatehouse Kevin Schilder 3:15
Download
105 Guard Tower Kevin Schilder 4:12
Download
106 Citadel Kevin Schilder 3:12
Download
107 The Cathedral Kevin Schilder 3:57
Download
108 The Crypts Kevin Schilder 3:36
Download
109 Hell's Maw Kevin Schilder 2:51
Download
110 The Graveyard Kevin Schilder 2:38
Download
111 Intermission Kevin Schilder 2:12
Download
112 The Crater Kevin Schilder 3:33
Download
113 Lava Pits Kevin Schilder 3:06
Download
114 River of Fire Kevin Schilder 4:10
Download
115 Ice Grotto Kevin Schilder 2:51
Download
116 The Labyrinth Kevin Schilder 3:33
Download
117 Great Hall Kevin Schilder 3:48
Download
118 Portals of Chaos Kevin Schilder 3:30
Download
119 The Glacier Kevin Schilder 2:14
Download
120 The Cesspool Kevin Schilder 2:22
Download
121 The Confluence Kevin Schilder 3:11
Download
122 Finale Kevin Schilder 2:22
Download
# Title Composer Length Listen Download
201 Introduction Kevin Schilder 0:13
Download
202 The Docks Kevin Schilder 4:22
Download
203 The Dungeons Kevin Schilder 4:10
Download
204 The Gatehouse Kevin Schilder 3:16
Download
205 Guard Tower Kevin Schilder 4:07
Download
206 Citadel Kevin Schilder 3:12
Download
207 The Cathedral Kevin Schilder 3:59
Download
208 The Crypt Kevin Schilder 3:36
Download
209 Hell's Maw Kevin Schilder 2:51
Download
210 The Graveyard Kevin Schilder 2:38
Download
211 Intermission Kevin Schilder 2:12
Download
212 The Crater Kevin Schilder 3:34
Download
213 Lava Pits Kevin Schilder 3:06
Download
214 River of Fire Kevin Schilder 4:12
Download
215 Ice Grotto Kevin Schilder 2:53
Download
216 The Labyrinth Kevin Schilder 3:38
Download
217 Great Hall Kevin Schilder 3:48
Download
218 Portals of Chaos Kevin Schilder 3:29
Download
219 The Glacier Kevin Schilder 2:14
Download
220 The Cesspool Kevin Schilder 2:23
Download
221 The Confluence Kevin Schilder 3:11
Download
222 Finale Kevin Schilder 2:22
Download
# Title ComposerArranger Length Listen Download
301 Introduction Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 0:12
Download
302 The Docks Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:16
Download
303 The Dungeons Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:01
Download
304 The Gatehouse Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:13
Download
305 Guard Tower Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:04
Download
306 Citadel Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:10
Download
307 The Cathedral Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:53
Download
308 The Crypts Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:35
Download
309 Hell's Maw Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:49
Download
310 The Graveyard Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:33
Download
311 Intermission Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:08
Download
312 The Crater Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:32
Download
313 Lava Pits Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:05
Download
314 River of Fire Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:07
Download
315 Ice Grotto Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:50
Download
316 The Labyrinth Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:21
Download
317 Great Hall Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:45
Download
318 Portals of Chaos Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:25
Download
319 The Glacier Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:17
Download
320 The Cesspool Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:22
Download
321 The Confluence Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:05
Download
322 Finale Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:21
Download
# Title ComposerArranger Length Listen Download
401 Introduction Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 0:12 Download
402 The Docks Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:16
Download
403 The Dungeons Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:01
Download
404 The Gatehouse Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:13
Download
405 Guard Tower Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:04
Download
406 Citadel Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:10
Download
407 The Cathedral Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:53
Download
408 The Crypts Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:35 Download
409 Hell's Maw Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:49 Download
410 The Graveyard Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:33 Download
411 Intermission Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:08 Download
412 The Crater Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:32 Download
413 Lava Pits Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:05 Download
414 River of Fire Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:07 Download
415 Ice Grotto Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:50 Download
416 The Labyrinth Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:21 Download
417 Great Hall Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:45 Download
418 Portals of Chaos Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:25 Download
419 The Glacier Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 4:17 Download
420 The Cesspool Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:22 Download
421 The Confluence Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 3:05 Download
422 Finale Kevin SchilderKevin Schilder 2:21 Download

Credits

(Source)

Game Rip

Format

Download

Size

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Download 90 KB

The music was ripped from the Heretic.Wad file and recorded with Winamp's MIDI player v3.53.

Audio Devices

Music

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Sound

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(Sources: Music, Sound)

Releases

  USA.svg   USA
Heretic - DOS - USA.jpg
Title: Heretic
Platform: DOS
Released: 1994-12-23
Publisher: id Software, Inc.
  USA.svg   USA
Heretic - Shadow of the Serpent Riders - DOS - USA.jpg
Title: Heretic: Shadow of the Serpent Riders
Platform: DOS
Released: 1996-03-??
Publisher: id Software, Inc.

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