Lufia & the Fortress of Doom is the first in the Lufia RPG video game series. It was released on the SNES. We take a look and see if this long game is worth a play through. Lufia & the Fortress of Doom was released in 1993, a year before the massive RPG SNES title Final Fantasy III. It would kick off the Lufia series which, to this day, only .... Lufia and the Fortress of Doom is a fairly simple RPG. There are only a couple sidequests, one of which is actually partially required in order to complete the game. The controls are fairly simple, though the combat system may take a bit of getting used to since it involves selecting options via a cross-shaped selector..