General Information

Name: Pyramid of Doom Adventure
Number: 8
Publisher: Adventure International
Year: 1982
Written by: Alvin Files & Scott Adams
Dedicated to: Ray Harshaw
Price: $19.95
Blurb (1979): From jewels to gold – 13 treasures are concealed in this ancient pyramid. Watch out for the nomad and beware the curse of the pharaoh!
Blurb (1982): An Egyptian Treasure Hunt leads you into the dark recesses of a recently uncovered Pyramid. Will you recover all the treasures or more likely will you join its denizens for that long eternal sleep?….

Treasures:

  1. GOLD NECKLACE
  2. RUBY
  3. BLACK PEARL
  4. ANTIQUE TAPESTRY
  5. GOLD TEETH
  6. GOLD COIN
  7. GOLD SCARAB
  8. SAPPHIRE
  9. GOLD PIN
  10. JADE CARVING
  11. PLATINUM CROWN
  12. EMERALD BRACELET
  13. PLATINUM BAR
  14. DIAMOND NECKLACE

The Walk Through

Prompt
Enter
Computer’s Response
Welcome to Adventure: 8 “PYRAMID OF DOOM” By Alvin Files & Scott Adams Dedicated to Ray Harshaw!

*** Treasure # 1 – Gold Necklace ***

I’m in a desert
Get Pole
I’m in a desert
Inventory
I’m in a desert
Get Water
I’m carrying: Empty canteen – Unlit flashlite – Shovel.
I’m in a desert
Go Pool
I’m in a Pool of water
Get Key
OK
I’m in a Pool of water
Go East
I’m in a desert
Go North
I’m in a desert
Go East
I’m in a desert
Dig
I’m in a desert
Get Key
OK
I’m in a desert
Go South
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Get Stone
The sound of machinery.
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Dig
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Go Hole
I’m in a hole
Unlock Door
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
I’m in a hole
Go Up
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Unlock Door
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Drop Shovel
OK
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Light Flash
I’m in a desert next to a pyramid
Go Door
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Get Pistol
OK
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Drop Key
OK
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Drop Key
OK
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go North
I’m in a dining hall
Go East
I’m in a hallway
Get Flute
OK
I’m in a hallway
Go West
I’m in a dining hall
Go South
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go South
I’m in a sitting room
Look Ashes
I see something.
I’m in a sitting room
Look Fireplace
I see something.
I’m in a sitting room
Get Necklace
OK

*** Treasure # 2 – Ruby ***

I’m in a sitting room
Get Coal
OK
I’m in a sitting room
Wash Coal
OK

*** Treasure # 3 – Black Pearl ***

I’m in a sitting room
Play Flute
Pistol has 4 bullets Cobra crawls out, presses a loose brick and then disappears into a passage which appeared.
I’m in a sitting room
Save Game
(The Rats Will Kill You 20% of the Time)
I’m in a sitting room
Drop Flute
OK
I’m in a sitting room
Go Passageway
I’m in a sloping crawlway
Go North
I’m in a round altar room
Go East
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Read Hieroglyphics
OK It says: “LEAVE *TREASURES* HERE!”
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Necklace
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Stone
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Get Jerky
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Go West
I’m in a round altar room
Go North
I’m in a hallway
Feed Oyster
Oyster makes a slobbering noise
I’m in a hallway
Get Pearl
OK

*** Treasure # 4 – Antique Tapestry ***

I’m in a hallway
Go West
I’m in a dining hall
Go South
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Open Sarcophagus
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go Sarcophagus
I’m in a sarcophagus
Go Down
I’m in a burial room
Pour Water
I’m in a burial room
Drop Canteen
OK
I’m in a burial room
Get Tapestry
OK

*** Treasure # 5 – Gold Teeth ***

I’m in a burial room
Go Alcove
I’m in a hidden alcove
Get Skull
OK
I’m in a hidden alcove
Look Skull
Something falls out.
I’m in a hidden alcove
Get Teeth
OK

*** Treasure # 6 – Gold Coin ***

I’m in a hidden alcove
Look Box
I see something. Something falls out.
I’m in a hidden alcove
Look Box
I see something. Something falls out.
I’m in a hidden alcove
Get Glove
OK
I’m in a hidden alcove
Go West
I’m in a burial room
Go Up
I’m in a sarcophagus
Go West
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go North
I’m in a dining hall
Go East
I’m in a hallway
Go Archway
I’m in a round altar room
Go East
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Tapestry
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Teeth
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Pearl
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Go West
I’m in a round altar room
Go North
I’m in a hallway
Go West
I’m in a dining hall
Go South
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go Sarcophagus
I’m in a sarcophagus
Down
I’m in a burial room
Go North
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Wear Glove
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Hit Door
OK Crash!!!
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Remove Glove
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Drop Glove
OK
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Go Door
OK
Mirrors EVERYWHERE! Light blinds me, so I shut it OFF!
Feel Floor
I feel a coin on the floor
I can’t see. It is too dark!
Get Coin
OK

*** Treasure # 7 – Gold Scarab ***

I can’t see. It is too dark!
Go East
Dangerous to move in the dark!
I can’t see. It is too dark!
Light Flash
I’m in a dressing room
Get Scarab
OK

*** Treasure # 8 – Sapphire ***

I’m in a dressing room
Go West
Mirrors EVERYWHERE! Light blinds me, so I shut it OFF!
Go West
Dangerous to move in the dark!
I can’t see. It is too dark!
Light Flashlight
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Go South
I’m in a burial room
Go South
I’m in a tall room
Drop Skull
Skeleton places skull on his shoulders, grasps metal bar, pulls down ladder.
I’m in a tall room
Go Ladder
I’m in a Revolving cavern
Go South
I’m on a narrow ledge
Get Sapphire
OK

*** Treasure # 9 – Gold Pin ***

I’m on a narrow ledge
Throw Ruby
OK Ruby falls into pool of acid, burns up.
I’m on a narrow ledge
Go South
OK Nomad: “RUN YOU FOOL!”
I’m in a prison cell
Look Explorer
Something Falls Out
I’m in a prison cell
Look Rubbish
OK
I’m in a prison cell
Get Pin
OK

*** Treasure # 10 – Jade Carving ***

I’m in a prison cell
Get Carving
OK

*** Treasure # 11 – Platinum Crown ***

I’m in a prison cell
Go West
OK
I’m in a Revolving cavern
Go Down
OK
I’m in a tall room
Go North
OK
I’m in a burial room
Go Up
OK
I’m in a sarcophagus
Go West
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Get Key
OK
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Drop Pistol
OK
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Get Key
OK
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go North
I’m in a dining hall
Go East
I’m in a hallway
Go Archway
I’m in a round altar room
Go East
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Scarab
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Coin
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Pin
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Carving
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Sapphire
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Go West
OK
I’m in a round altar room
Go North
I’m in a hallway
Go West
I’m in a dining hall
Go South
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Get Pistol
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go Sarcophagus
I’m in a sarcophagus
Down
I’m in a burial room
Go North
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Get Glove
OK
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Get Rope
OK
I’m in a long, narrow passageway
Go South
OK
I’m in a burial room
Go South
OK
I’m in a tall room
Get Saw
OK
I’m in a tall room
Go Ladder
OK
I’m in a Revolving cavern
Go South
OK
I’m on a narrow ledge
Throw Rope
I’m on a narrow ledge
Go Rope
OK
I’m in a throne room
Open Chest
I see something
I’m in a throne room
Get Crown
OK

*** Treasure # 12 – Emerald Bracelet ***

I’m in a throne room
Pull Chain
I see something
I’m in a throne room
Go Stairs
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Wear Glove
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Unlock Coffer
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Drop Keys
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Drop Glove
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Look Coffer
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Get Bracelet
OK

*** Treasure # 13 – Platinum Bar ***

I’m in a treasure room
Saw Bars
I’m in a treasure room
Go Window
OK
I’m on top of a pyramid
Get Bar
OK

*** Treasure # 14 – Diamond Necklace ***

I’m on top of a pyramid
Go West
OK
I’m in a treasure room
Go Down
OK
I’m in a throne room
Go Down
OK
I’m on a narrow ledge
Go West
OK
I’m in a Revolving cavern
Go Down
OK
I’m in a tall room
Go North
OK
I’m in a burial room
Go Up
OK
I’m in a sarcophagus
Go West
I’m in a rocky entrance-way
Go North
I’m in a dining hall
Go East
I’m in a hallway
Go Archway
I’m in a round altar room
Go East
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Bar
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Crown
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Bracelet
OK
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Go West
OK
I’m in a round altar room
Go North
OK
I’m in a hallway
Go West
OK
I’m in a dining hall
Saw Table
I see something
I’m in a dining hall
Get Necklace
OK
I’m in a dining hall
Go East
I’m in a hallway
Go Archway
I’m in a round altar room
Go East
I’m in a hieroglyphics room
Drop Necklace
OK
 
Score
I’ve stored 13 treasures. On a scale of 0 to 100, that rates 100. Well Done.

Map

. = Some Different Method To Get There (i.e., Through Doors, Sliding, etc.)
- = Regular "Go <Direction>" Statement
/ = Go Up/Down



Desert--Desert     Dining----------Hall
  |        |         |               |
Desert--Pyramid....Rocky           Round----Heiroglyphics
                   Entrance...[*]  Altar    Room (Treasure Drop)
                     |               |
                   Sitting.........Sloping
                   Room            Hallway


[*]....Sarcophagus
          \
           \
            \
             \  Long Passage.....Mirror Room
              \   |
               Burial
               Room......Hidden Alcove
                  |
                Tall
                Room

Copyright

The Scott Adams original text Adventure games are still copyrighted byScott Adams and are not Public Domain. They may be freely downloaded and enjoyed though. Please see Scott’s web site for his new game Return To Pirate’s Island 2.

Homepage:http://www.msadams.com

Email:msadams@msadams.com

December 12, 2000