Invictus: In the Shadow of Olympus

Alternative title(s)
Antiquity gameCAG
ReleaseJan 31, 2000
DeveloperQuicksilver Software
ModeSingle-player, multiplayer
GenreStrategy game; action-adventure game; role-playing game; hero-based
SettingA mythological storyworld based on classical mythology
Notable charactersBAthena, Poseidon, Odysseus, Achilles, Arachne, Atalanta, Cadmus, Electra, Hercules, Hippolyta, Icarus, Orion, Perseus


Lowe, D. (2012). ‘Always Already Ancient: Ruins in the Virtual World’ in T. S. Thorsen (ed.), Greek and Roman Games in the Computer Age. Trondheim: Akademika Publishing, 53-90.

Additional keywords

real-time, myth

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