Hexx - Heresy of The Wizard Game Free Download & Install Guide

Author: Glenn Scrima

Hexx - Heresy of The Wizard is a fantasy based RPG from the mid 90's. The back story of the game is that a wizard known as the Nameless One committed a great act of heresy. There was once four gods, one corresponding to each type of magic. However this evil wizard banished each god into a crystal prison. With this situation laying the backstory, you must use your party of four adventurer's to release each god from their crystal and restore order.

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First Download The Free Game 
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Next Download & Install the Emulator Dosbox on Windows:

Go To:
 http://www.dosbox.com > Downloads Tab > Click the Windows version (Under the Dosbox category).

Dosbox homepage

Next: Run the downloaded installer file and install Dosbox on your hard drive in the directory C:\Games\Hexx. Simply entering this will create these folders for you.


Next: Open the Games folder then the Hexx folder within it. Locate and then run Dosbox by double clicking on the Dosbox program icon.

Dosbox program

Next: At the the command prompt in Dosbox type "config -writeconf dosbox.conf" and then press the "Enter" key.

Creating Hexx game config

Next: Type "exit" to exit Dosbox.

Exit DOS

Now: Locate and right click on the Dosbox config file. Click "open with" and select notepad.

Hexx game config

Finally: Scroll to the bottom. We are going to place some text below [autoexec]: 

mount c c:\games\hexx
cd hexx

Save and exit the config file when you are finished.


Now Lets Extract The Hexx - Heresy of The Wizard Free Game Download:

First: Right click on the 
Hexx - Heresy of The Wizard game file you downloaded to your hard drive and click on "Extract All".

Hexx game download

Then: Click the "Next" button when the extractor launches. You will be asked where you would like to extract the Hexx - Heresy of The Wizard files, select "C:\Games\Hexx". When you're done click "Extract" and the Hexx files will begin to extract.

Zip program

Breaking the Spell!:

Hexx game

Double click on the Dosbox program in the Hexx folder and the game Hexx - Heresy of The Wizard will launch. Get set to free the gods and restore order!

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