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by iamaran
Wed Jul 13, 2022 12:26 pm
Forum: Classics
Topic: The Avaunting (BBC Micro)
Replies: 0
Views: 707

The Avaunting (BBC Micro)

Hi all. Some time ago I played this game to completion. I also mapped it (I think thoroughly, but I’m not 100%). The trouble is, having done so, I have had literally no enthusiasm to play it again in order to write up a solution. If anyone fancies doing so, I’ll gladly hand over my map and notes. An...
by iamaran
Fri May 06, 2022 9:34 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 9
Views: 1860

Re: Hello!

Thanks! I'll check it out when I've time.
by iamaran
Thu Apr 28, 2022 9:37 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 9
Views: 1860

Re: Hello!

Sharpworks wrote:
Wed Apr 20, 2022 7:09 pm
I even made a text adventure creation system on the Amiga which is somewhere on Aminet.
Hi Sharpworks. Which one?
by iamaran
Thu Feb 10, 2022 3:51 pm
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Description of ADL is wrong
Replies: 4
Views: 1230

Re: Description of ADL is wrong

Thanks!
by iamaran
Thu Feb 10, 2022 11:20 am
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Description of ADL is wrong
Replies: 4
Views: 1230

Re: Description of ADL is wrong

Garry, do you have the unmodified version of the game (Hexagon Computer Centre) for inclusion to the archive? Thanks.
by iamaran
Thu Sep 23, 2021 7:11 pm
Forum: Classics
Topic: SC-3000 Rabbit Hole... Unlisted Adventures
Replies: 89
Views: 8051

Re: SC-3000 Rabbit Hole... Unlisted Adventures

Is Death Satellite similar to the Acorn Atom game by A&F?
by iamaran
Mon Sep 06, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Classics
Topic: Egyptian Adventure - BBC Micro
Replies: 17
Views: 4058

Re: Egyptian Adventure - BBC Micro

I haven't played it, but here's the hint sheet.

https://mocagh.org/miscgame/egyptianadv-hints.pdf
by iamaran
Tue Jul 06, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: Classics
Topic: Senobyzal
Replies: 6
Views: 1044

Re: Senobyzal

Just from the screenshots, Holz, sorry. I would like to find the time to play, but that's not possible right now.
by iamaran
Wed Jun 30, 2021 11:47 pm
Forum: Classics
Topic: Senobyzal
Replies: 6
Views: 1044

Re: Senobyzal

Great English language and grammar, Holz.
by iamaran
Tue Feb 09, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Steve W. Lucas games
Replies: 49
Views: 8880

Re: Steve W. Lucas games

A long-shot, but... there's a copy of the MSX book in Maidenhead (UK) library.

https://rbwm.spydus.co.uk/cgi-bin/spydu ... BRN=326274

(I'm not volunteering to travel down to check whether it contains an errata book)!
by iamaran
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Steve W. Lucas games
Replies: 49
Views: 8880

Re: Steve W. Lucas games

Steve Lucas is famous for writing buggy games. He has outdone himself with 'A Journey through Space'. The game is impossible to finish! The aim of the game is to repair your spaceship. In the first room, you find a damaged panel. I presume this is something that has to be repaired, so the first thi...
by iamaran
Thu Jan 28, 2021 1:09 am
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Steve W. Lucas games
Replies: 49
Views: 8880

Re: Steve W. Lucas games

I've just been emailed a pdf of MSX Adventure Programming if you'd like to see it. There are listings for Wizard's Quest , Snow White and A Journey Through Space . Of course I'd like to see it. I've sent you a PM. I'll type in the listings as soon as time permits. I wasn't sure whether you wanted t...
by iamaran
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Steve W. Lucas games
Replies: 49
Views: 8880

Re: Steve W. Lucas games

Garry wrote:
Fri Dec 11, 2020 2:28 am
I'm still looking for his books, in case anyone has them.
I've just been emailed a pdf of MSX Adventure Programming if you'd like to see it. There are listings for Wizard's Quest, Snow White and A Journey Through Space.
by iamaran
Mon Nov 09, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Duplicate games & games that should be deleted
Replies: 57
Views: 19978

Re: Duplicate games & games that should be deleted

Please delete https://solutionarchive.com/game/id,8913/ and I'll update the older entry instead.
I'm not taking the blame for this one (even though I created it) as I thought Godzilla was by far the superior search term!
by iamaran
Sat Aug 29, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Site feedback & announcements
Topic: Nine Dancers
Replies: 1
Views: 1817

Re: Nine Dancers

Testing the BBC version that I have (version E5), it is necessary to type CLIMB ROUNDBARROW or CLIMB BARROW to go up, but you can type just D to go down.