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Karyssia: Queen of Diamonds (Karyssia_Queen_of_Diamonds.txt)

KARYSSIA: QUEEN OF DIAMONDS
by Incentive
Walk Through by Dorothy Millard (Spectrum Version)

Scenario 
Your objective is to defeat Karyssia.

Walk Through 
PART ONE
(Start in inn), EXAMINE PAINTING (of a ruined castle), W (scullery), GET SAPPHIRE, EXAMINE SAPPHIRE
(not well cut), W (garden), CLIMB TREE (find an acorn), N (main road), N (marketplace), GET GOLD, S,
E, N (plant shop), FLORASSIA HELLO (asks is you are interested in today's special offer),
FLORASSIA YES (growth spells are reduced to 1 gold piece each), BUY GROWTH SPELL, S, E, N, N
(Mottinan Bay), GET ROPE, S, S, E (cliff top where the ground is soft), PLANT ACORN, CAST GROWTH (a
large tree grows), TIE ROPE TO TREE, CLIMB DOWN ROPE, GET AMULET, EXAMINE AMULET ("Ornithia
ostrania" is engraved on it), D (secluded beach), N (cave with a pair of doors to the north),
OPEN DOORS, N (Loranin hands you a morningstar and a growth spell, saying it is all the help she can
give you).

W (tunnel) , W, W (Loranian seals the tunnel behind you says to say enquire to the stableboy), W
(outside stable), EQUIRE STABLEBOY (note spelling - he gives you a horse and you ride along a long
straight road to a shady forest), N, N, E (pawnbrokers), PAWNBROKER HELLO, PAWN SAPPHIRE (for 25
gold pieces), W, N (crossroads), W, S (blacksmiths), BUY DOUBLESWORDS, W, N, W (cottage where you
meet the wizard Santowa), SANTOWA HELLO, BUY SKILL RINGLET, E, E, E (crossroads), N, N, N, S, S, E
(outside mayor's home where you see a small oak sapling), CAST GROWTH (a large tree grows),
CLIMB TREE (you climb into the mayor's bedroom), GET ORB, EXAMINE ORB, GET DIAMOND, EXAMINE
DIAMOND, D, W (town square), N, N (you are confronted by four bowmen who ask for the orb), GIVE ORB
(they leave), N, E (stable), OSTLER HELLO, GIVE DIAMOND TO OSTLER, MOUNT HORSE, W.

N (forest where you see a dead forester), EXAMINE FORESTER (find a darksight spell), CAST DARKSIGHT
SPELL (you can now see in the dark), S, W, W (dark cavern), GET RUBY, E, E, E (by river), N, N (edge
of forest), E, E (farmhouse), FARMER HELLO (says he'll exchange a knife for a ruby), GIVE RUBY,
W, W, N (gate to Cottrinan), N, W, N (mayor's house where a fighter is attacking the mayor),
KILL FIGHTER (mayor gives you an emerald as a reward), EXAMINE EMERALD, S, E, N (town square), N, N
(junction where a thief confronts you), THROW KNIFE AT THIEF (kills him), E, N (armourers), S, W, N,
N (Cottrinan bay), PULL ROPE (summons ferryman), GIVE EMERALD (he takes you across Midisle Strait),
N (two town guards arrest you for stealing... you spend the night in the town's gaol then are
thrown out of town... the passcode for part 2 is XAOR).

PART TWO
(Passcode?), XAOR (you are on a road by the gate to Sutrinan), N, E, E, N, N, N, N (outside
guardhouse), W (inside guardhouse), GET AMULET, EXAMINE AMULET (Ornithia Ostrania" is engraved
on it), E, S, S, S, S, W, W, N, W, N (clearing where a hawk attacks you), HAWK ORNITHIA OSTRANIA (it
stops attacking), EXAMINE TREE (see the outline of a small door), OPEN DOOR, ENTER TREE (you are on
a winding staircase inside the hollow tree), D (foot of staircase), N (meet a hermit), HERMIT HELLO
(he is pleased to have a visitor and gives you a golden skull charm), EXAMINE CHARM (has sapphire
eyes), S, U, U (clearing), S, E, N, N, W (by a fallen log), EXAMINE LOG (find a crystal and as you
take it you be more able and alert), E, N, W (pleasant glade where you meet Falcassia who casts a
spell to make you more skilful), E, S, S, E (pentacle on a large slab), DROP CHARM ONTO PENTACLE (it
vanishes and you have a pair of doubleswords), W, S, S, E, E, N, N, N (gate to Sendinan), N, E
(merchant's trading post), KILL MERCHANT, GET FRIENDSHIP SPELL, GET AMETHYST, EXAMINE AMETHYST,
W, S, S, S, S, W, W, N, N, N, N (clearing), W (pleasant glade), GIVE AMULET (Falcassia says her best
eagle will take you to the mountains... you re at the edge of Firken forest).

N, W, W (small cottage where you meet Trast), CAST FRIENDSHIP SPELL (he takes you to a huge castle),
S (see a castle guard), KILL GUARD, EXAMINE GUARD (find a darksight spell), CAST DARKSIGHT SPELL
(you can now see in the dark), E (dark cave), E, N (small wood), W, W (tunnel), N, N, W (sunken
room), EXAMINE DRAWINGS (make out the words "doracin recaya"), GET BOW, EXAMINE BOW, GET
ARROW, EXAMINE ARROW, GET DIAMOND, EXAMINE DIAMOND, GET SCROLL (you are transported to the
junction), E, D (low room where you meet a fire sprite), SHOOT SPRITE (with bow and arrow), N, N, W,
W, W (disused sanctum), E, S, W (cell where a prisoner is chained to the wall), PRISONER HELP (the
altar will open if you hold the right charm), E, N, E, N, E (crossroads), S, W (small alcove), GET
RUBY, EXAMINE RUBY, E, S (edge of pit), JUMP ACROSS PIT, E, E, N, W (by stout doors), GET WISHBONE,
EXAMINE WISHBONE (made of bronze), W, S, W, W (edge of pit), JUMP ACROSS PIT, N, N, W, S, W.

W (disused sanctum), ALTAR DORACIN RECAYA (the wishbone vanishes, the altar opens and reveals a
sapphire), GET SAPPHIRE, EXAMINE SAPPHIRE, E, E, N, N, W, S (mysterious room), EXAMINE GARGOYLE
(find an emerald in it's left hand), N, E, S, E, E (alcove), EXAMINE PENTAGRAM (the words
"astara ordania" are inscribed in the centre of the pentagram), W, N, E (small room), GET
TOPAZ, W, W, N (mystical room), PUT RUBY IN RED CHALICE, PUT EMERALD IN GREEN CHALICE, PUT TOPAZ IN
YELLOW CHALICE, PUT SAPPHIRE IN BLUE CHALICE, PUT DIAMOND IN WHITE CHALICE (the floor collapses and
you fall into another room), U (you are hit and black out... you awake in a dungeon... password for
part 3 is LOXA).

PART THREE
(Password?), LOXA (you are in a gloomy dungeon), WAIT (a sparrow flies in and says that it was sent
by Falcassia... it gives you a pearl), EXAMINE PEARL (an amulet of transportation), SWALLOW PEARL
(so the guards don't take it... two guards come to take you to your execution), WAIT (you are
chained to the wall in the sandtrap pit), WAIT (sand is up to your knees), WAIT (sand is up to your
waist), WAIT (you are neck-deep in sand), SAY ARONA CORALA (as you disappear the sand covers your
head disguising your disappearance), W, N, N (gaoler's room), N, GET CURSE SPELL.

S, U, U (top of stone steps where there is a castle guard), CAST CURSE (he screams and dies), E, N
(northeast tower), GET FEAR SPELL, S, W, D, D, W (gaoler's room), CAST FEAR (a look of terror
spreads over the gaoler's face), KILL GAOLER (he drops a copper key), GET COPPER KEY, E, U, U
(top of steps), E, S, W (hunter's store), GET BOW, E (passage), UNLOCK GATE, OPEN GATE, S
(outdoor passage - a guard is here), KILL GUARD, W, W, W, W, N, W, W (small room), GET LEVITATION
SPELL, E, E, S, E, S, S, S (courtyard), W, S, S, W, S (southwest tower), U, U (southwest turret),
GET ARROW, GET BRASS KEY, D, N (entrance to southwest tower), SHOOT GUARD (the arrow lodges in his
heart), N (western ramparts), N (iron gate), EXAMINE GATE (has a brass lock), UNLOCK GATE, OPEN
GATE, N (western ramparts), E, E, E (bell tower), PULL ROPE (castle guards rush to the courtyard),
CAST LEVITATION SPELL (you float gently downwards), PULL LEVER (portcullis smashes down), E, E, E
(small room), GET DOUBLESWORDS, W, W.

W (main gateway), N, E, N, N, N, E (stone stairway), U, W, S (well-furnished room), GET SILVER KEY,
N, E, D, W, S, S, W, N, U (stone stairway), S, E, N (library), READ HISTORY BOOK, READ LEGEND BOOK,
READ CABALISM BOOK (a form of spoken magic), UNLOCK DOOR, OPEN DOOR, E (librarian's private
study), GET SKILL SPELL, CAST SKILL SPELL, GET STAR PENDANT, GET DIAMOND KEY, W, S, W (foot of stone
stairway), U, S, E, N (iron door), GET INVISIBILITY SPELL, GET BLESS SPELL, S, E, N, N, W, N (bare
room), GET KNIFE, GET LEVITATION SPELL, GET FLOATSTONE, EXAMINE FLOATSTONE, S, E, N (elite guards),
CAST INVISIBILITY SPELL (so the guards don't see you), W.

N (necromancer's study... a wyvern appears), KILL WYVERN (Sindowa curses you), CAST BLESS SPELL
(removes curse), SMASH ORB (he collapses), N (Sindowa's study), EXAMINE DIAMOND KEY (see
"Enxara Aloxia" is engraved on it), DOOR ENXARA ALOXIA (it opens), N (immense room where
you meet Karyssia who is levelling a crossbow at you), THROW KNIFE (it misses, but spoils her aim
with the crossbow), CAST LEVITATION SPELL (you levitate out of the flames... Karyssia prepared to
attack), SWORDS ASTARA ORDANIA (they glow red hot), KILL KARYSSIA (finally you defeat her... your
quest is complete).

THE END


Taken from Dorothy Irene's site: http://dorothyirene.fateback.com/

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