FROM THE BEGINNING...
The Caves lie beneath the castle and contain several distinct areas: the mines, the mortuary, the gaol, the crypts, the chapel and the Kings tomb. A secret opening onto the marsh has allowed Karadoc to gain access unobserved. Karadoc starts in the old mine workings and is seeking the route up to the next level in the castle.
In room 1
, collect the coin, the diary and the pick. Go to room 2.
In room 2
, pull the lever to open the door 2/3. Go to room 3.
In room 3
, collect the bag of stones (Weapon 20 X 3) and go to room 4.
In room 4
, kill the spiky floater with the bag of stones. Collect the
ring on the wall lantern by moving a barrel close and jumping onto the
wall lantern from it. Go to room 5.
In room 5
collect the Carolus gem behind the bags. When the gem is
collected a maggot will appear. Dodge it and go to
In room 6
collect the Turn Monster spell (2 X 40). When the spell is
touched, a spider will fall near the door. Dodge the spider and go to room 8 via room 7
In room 8
, collect the rope. The grey liquid is a Stamina potion. The
barrel contains Stamina (10 X 10). The worm causes little damage, but
will reappear when the room is re-entered. Go to room 10 via room 9
In room 10
, collect the simple iron key for the door 1/11
and the bread. Return to room 1.
In room 1 enter room 11
with the simple iron key from room 10. Collect
the bag of stones (Weapon 150 X 3). Open the chest to read the message:
WE HAVE HIDDEN THE GEM BENEATH THE SACK.
Pull the lever to open door 8/12. Go to room 12.
In room 12
destroy the wall by pushing the pick against it. Go to room 13.
In room 13
Inspect the skeleton to reveal the message:
DIARY OF YORGAN. DAY ONE. ENTERED THE CAVERN. DESTROYED MY BOAT.
DAY 2. DESTROYED THE WORM. BUT SEEMS TO REGENERATE EVERY TIME.
CONSTRUCTED A WALL TO PROTECT ME.
DAY 3. SPENT ALL DAY SEARCHING THE ROOMS. CANNOT PASS THE JUMPING
CREATURES. THERE MUST BE A KEY SOMEWHERE.
DAY 4. DISCOVERED THE COMBINATION. ENTERED THE ROOM BUT WAS DRIVEN BACK
BY THE DRAGON. MUST FIND PROTECTION.
DAY 6. RESTED TWO DAYS. CANNOT FIND ANY SPELLS TO HELP ME. AM GOING TO
TRY THWART THE DRAGON AGAIN...DRAGON TOO STRONG. BEWARE OF HIS FIRE.
Go to room 14.
In room 14
press the buttons in sequence 1 4 3 2 to open the door 13/68.
Go to room 17 via rooms 15
In room 17
collect the large steel key for room 19, but be ready as a
water monster fires on you right after it is collected. Collect the
skull and go to room 18.
In room 18
open the chest to collect a gold funerary coin to be used in
and some food. Go to room 19.
In room 19
collect the silver coin. The potion is an Alcohol potion (1 X
50). Ignore it. Use the large steel key from room 17
in the lock to open
doors 19/20, 21, 22, 23.
: Empty, but entering and returning to room 19 causes a spiky
floater to appear. Throw the skull near the floater, which will be
attracted to it, then shoot the floater with the stone bag.
: Feed the prisoner three times for the following messages:
THE ESCAPE NUMBER STARTS WITH 1
SKULLS WILL HELP YOU COMBAT THE SPINE CREATURE.
I HEAR A KEY IS HIDDEN ON A BODY.
Any more food is wasted.
: Collect the bronze door key to door 15/24. Go to room 24.
EMBALMING AND THE PITS
In room 24
, press the button to open the lid over the pit entrance to
room 26 in room 25
. Collect the Carolus gem. The message reads:
...AND CASTING THE SIX GEMS INTO THE POOL CAROLUS ESCAPED ALIVE.
Go to room 25.
In room 25
, throw the rope down the pit (opened by the switch in room
) and go down the pit to room 26
In room 26
inspect the dead rat to get a small lead key to open door
26/27. Collect the damaged key to open the chest that is present to
collect the urn of the alchemist Ragnar. The message reads: THERE
SEEMS LITTLE I CAN DO TO ESCAPE NOW THE KEY IS LOST.
Go to room 28 via room 27
In room 28
collect the four Carolus gems. The messages read:
THE JEWELS OF CAROLUS THEIR HISTORY AND WORTH
IT IS HERE I LIE. RICH BEYOND DREAMS. YET ENTOMBED.
There two choices now;
Use the Jumping potion in room 27
to jump up to the chain to take you to
.In room 0 use the key to unlock door 0/29.
Go to room 26
and throw all six Carolus gems into the pool to teleport
to room 63
. You will have access to room 64
but going through
door 63/53 will take you to outside door 0/29, which will still be
In room 30
inspect the skeleton to collect the skeleton key to door
30/29. Inspecting the embalmed body causes a spiky floater to appear. Go
to room 31.
In room 31
collect the cobwebbed key to doors 30/32, 33. Collect the Shot
Shield potion (1 X 10), the Unknown potion with a red cross (Stamina 2 X
10), the Unknown potion that smells refreshing (Stamina 3 X 10). The
acrid Unknown potion is a Poison potion (3 X 10). Ignore it and the
empty flask. Use the cobwebbed key in the lock to open doors 30/32, 33.
This will also release three spiders to be dodged. Go to room 32.
In room 32
collect the Learn Potion spell (3 X 6), the Freeze spell (2 X
15) and the Unknown frogskin covered potion (Jumping 3 X 50). Ignore the
scent potion. The message reads: PURIFACTION IS PERFORMED BY ADDING HOLY
WATER TO A BLESSED BOWL. Go to room 33.
In room 33
there are four gold coins. Of these, only two can be reached
and collected. Collect the food.
Go to either room 34
or room 35
and kill the jumper with the bag of
stones. Use the skeleton key from room 30
to unlock either door 34/36 or
door 35/37. The key will be used up and the other door will stay locked.
Go to room 38.
THE KINGS CHAMBERS
In room 38
, kill the sleeping jumper to collect the ring. Collect the
two flasks of holy water. Ignore the can, it's empty and trapped. Go to
In room 39
, kill the jumper for the key to the chest in room 44. Go to
In room 40
there is a message: NONE MAY ENTER THE TREASURY ROOM BUT THE KING HIMSELF.
Go to room 42 via room 41
(ignore the fake crown).
In room 42
collect the red shield, the gold helmet, the sword and the
gold breastplate. All these are needed to identify you as king in room 43. Go to room
In room 43
press the button. Provided you are wearing the correct gear
from room 42 you will be teleported to room 44.
In room 44
collect the gold pieces, the ring and the crown. Pull the
lever to teleport back to room 43
. The armour will be returned to room 42. Go to room
In room 45
use the key from room 39
open the chest to enable you to
collect a silver coin and a spiced leg of beef. Ignore the book of
rhymes. The message reads: FREE THE SOUL OF KAZAK WITH A COIN.
Go to room 46.
In room 46
, kill the beetles with the stone bag, but be careful to avoid
their shots. Jump onto the flames to open door 46/47. Go to room 56.
In room 56
, collect the Carolus key for the chest in room 58
message reads: INNER TRUTH OF THE PRIESTS IS REACHED THROUGH PURIFICATION.
Go to room 48.
In room 48
kill the three spiders with the stone bag. Go to room 54.
In room 54
inspect the urn to release a ring and a maggot. Avoid the
maggot. The message reads: IT IS SAID THAT THE TREASURIES OF THE PRIESTS HOLD MANY ITEMS.
Go to room 53.
In room 53
collect the Bless Weapon spell (2 X 5) from under the stones.
The message reads: TO LORD CAROLUS FROM CHIEF ALCHEMIST MY LORD YOUR
CURE POTION I HAVE HIDDEN IN THE COMMON CRYPT. THE STONES BEING THE KEY.
Go to room 55.
In room 55
put the gold funerary coin on Kazak's tomb to collect a Fire
Shield potion (1 X 100). A spider will appear near the door but can be
avoided. Go to room 49.
In room 49
the door will lock behind you, but the key on the altar will
unlock the door 48/49. The moving urn will smash, releasing a maggot.
Push the other urns off the altar to reveal a Dispel Trap spell (3 X 10)
and a can. Collect the spell and ignore the can, which is empty. Push
the stones off the altar and collect the Cure potion (2 X 20). Ignore
, it is empty. Go to room 51.
In room 51
collect the four silver coins and the bag of stones (Weapon
200 X 3). Disturbing the dead rat causes a maggot to appear. Go to room
In room 52
drop the King's leg of beef onto the altar to receive a Super
Fast potion (2 X 60). Go to room 57.
In room 57
the message reads: THE CROWN OF THE KINGS WILL ALLOW PASSAGE ABOVE.
Go to room 58.
In room 58
use the Dispel Trap spell to remove the trap on the chest.
Unlock the chest with the key from room 56
. Collect the urn of Carolus
and the ring. The message reads: ONLY THE CROWN OF THE KING ALLOWS ONE TO PROGRESS.
Go to room 59.
EXIT THE DRAGON
In room 59
kill the beetle with a bag of stones. The message reads:
SACRIFICE THE LIQUID OF LIFE TO THE ALTAR.
Drop the urn of Carolus onto the leftmost altar to receive an Unknown
spell (Massacre 1 X 200). Go to room 61.
In room 61
drop Ragnar's urn on his pedestal to receive a flask of
blood. Return to room 60.
In room 60
drop the flask of blood onto the altar to collect a complex
key for door 60/62 and a Read Magic spell (1 X 10). Use the key and go to
In room 62
collect the urn of Wrath Helland if you want. Returning it to
only causes you to be attacked by spiders. Use a Dispel Trap
spell on the chest and open it to collect a Read Language spell (2 X
10). Go to room 63.
In room 63
collect the Map spell (1 X 8). Use the Read Language spell on
the book in another language. The messages read:
DIARY OF THE KEEPER OF THE DOORS.
TODAY SECURED THE GREAT CHAPEL DOOR THEY WILL NEVER THINK TO COOL THE
MY LORD. ENTER YOU SECRET ROOM BY THE USUAL MEANS FROM THE PURIFACTORY.
BUT THRICE ONLY.
MEMOIRES OF CAROLUS. PRETTY DULL.
MESSAGE FROM LORD CAROLUS. HE WHO RETURNS MY SOUL TO ITS RESTING PLACE
SHALL PASS TO THE CASTLE.
Go to room 65.
In room 65
collect the flask of bright liquid (Possibly a Stamina
potion) and leave the scented oil. Go to room 66.
In room 66
collect the holy water. Drop the holy water into the chalice
and drink to teleport to room 67.
In room 67
pull the lever once to make
a Magic Shield potion (2 X 10) appear. Pull the lever again to teleport
to room 65
. Repeat this with the other two holy waters to receive a
Magic Missile spell (20 X 15) and a Mind Blast spell (2 X 8). After all
this, go to room 13.
In room 13
, use the Read Magic spell on the unreadable 1 X 200 strength
spell to change it to a Massacre spell. Enter room 68.
In room 68
drink the Magic Shield (Fire Shield) potion to protect you from the fireballs and cast the Massacre spell to kill the dragon. Search the body
to collect some gold coins and rings. Make sure you are carrying the crown and press the button to open door 68/69. Go to room 69.
In room 69
pull the lever to teleport to Level 2.