Deep in the realm of Talisman , players embark on a perilous search for an immense treasure, the legendary crown of domination. As a warrior, priest, wizard, or one of the eleven other heroes, they contest this quest to become the sole ruler of Talisman . But the way to the crown is treacherous and frightening. Legend has it that only a hero with mythical and magical powers, protected by a fabled talisman , can exist in countries beyond the portal of power. But finding such an artifact is not an easy task: monsters, traps, and dark magic await players on their way. Talisman is a family-friendly fantasy game that combines board and role-playing elements. In the 1st Edition Talisman appeared in 1983 and now enjoys cult status.