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!

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?….

The Treasures of Pyramid of Doom Adventure

01. GOLD NECKLACE

02. RUBY

03. BLACK PEARL

04. ANTIQUE TAPESTRY

05. GOLD TEETH

06. GOLD COIN

07. GOLD SCARAB

08. SAPPHIRE

09. GOLD PIN

10. JADE CARVING

11. PLATINUM CROWN

12. EMERALD BRACELET

13. PLATINUM BAR

14. DIAMOND NECKLACE

The WalkThrough
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 O.K.
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 O.K.
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 O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a rocky entrance-way Drop Key O.K.
I’m in a rocky entrance-way Drop Key O.K.
I’m in a rocky entrance-way Go North  
I’m in a dining hall Go East  
I’m in a hallway Get Flute O.K.
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 O.K.

*** Treasure # 2 – Ruby ***

I’m in a sitting room Get Coal O.K.
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 O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Stone O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Get Jerky O.K.
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 O.K.

*** 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 O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a hidden alcove Look Skull Something falls out.
I’m in a hidden alcove Get Teeth O.K.

*** 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 O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Teeth O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Pearl O.K.
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 O.K.
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 O.K.

*** 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 O.K.

*** 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 O.K.

*** 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 O.K. Nomad: “RUN YOU FOOL!”
I’m in a prison cell Look Explorer Something Falls Out
I’m in a prison cell Look Rubbish O.K.
I’m in a prison cell Get Pin O.K.

*** Treasure # 10 – Jade Carving ***

I’m in a prison cell Get Carving O.K.

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

I’m in a prison cell Go West O.K.
I’m in a Revolving cavern Go Down O.K.
I’m in a tall room Go North O.K.
I’m in a burial room Go Up O.K.
I’m in a sarcophagus Go West  
I’m in a rocky entrance-way Get Key O.K.
I’m in a rocky entrance-way Drop Pistol O.K.
I’m in a rocky entrance-way Get Key O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Coin O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Pin O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Carving O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Sapphire O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Go West O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a long, narrow passageway Get Rope O.K.
I’m in a long, narrow passageway Go South O.K.
I’m in a burial room Go South O.K.
I’m in a tall room Get Saw O.K.
I’m in a tall room Go Ladder O.K.
I’m in a Revolving cavern Go South O.K.
I’m on a narrow ledge Throw Rope  
I’m on a narrow ledge Go Rope O.K.
I’m in a throne room Open Chest I see something
I’m in a throne room Get Crown O.K.

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

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

*** Treasure # 13 – Platinum Bar ***

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

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

I’m on top of a pyramid Go West O.K.
I’m in a treasure room Go Down O.K.
I’m in a throne room Go Down O.K.
I’m on a narrow ledge Go West O.K.
I’m in a Revolving cavern Go Down O.K.
I’m in a tall room Go North O.K.
I’m in a burial room Go Up O.K.
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 O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Crown O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Drop Bracelet O.K.
I’m in a hieroglyphics room Go West O.K.
I’m in a round altar room Go North O.K.
I’m in a hallway Go West O.K.
I’m in a dining hall Saw Table I see something
I’m in a dining hall Get Necklace O.K.
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 O.K.
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 " 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 by Scott 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