General Information

Name: Ghost Town Adventure
Number: 9
Publisher: Adventure International
Year: 1982
Written by: Scott Adams
Dedicated to: The Cherens
Price: $19.95
Blurb (1979): Gold, silver, furs, money and much, much more are hidden in this “deserted?” mining town! Just remember pardner, they don’t call ’em ghost towns for nothin’.
Blurb (1981): Explore a deserted western mining town in search of 13 treasures. From rattlesnakes to runaway horses, this Adventure’s got them all! Just remember, Pardner, they don’t call them Ghost Towns for nothing’. (Also includes new bonus scoring system!)
Treasures:
  • Silver Bullet
  • Gold Nugget
  • Golden Derringer
  • Silver Spurs
  • Sacred Tom Tom
  • Turquoise Necklace
  • Cash Box
  • Oriental Go Board
  • $200
  • Pelts
  • Bag Gold Dust
  • Gold Coin
  • Silver Cup

The Walk Through

Prompt
Enter
Computer’s Response

Welcome to Adventure 9 “GHOST TOWN” by Scott Adams dedicated: the Cherens

*** Treasure # 1 – Silver Bullet ***

I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Barbershop
OK
I’m in a Barbershop
Shake Hat
Something falls out
I’m in a Barbershop
Get Key
OK
I’m in a Barbershop
Go South
I’m in a Ghost Town
Drop Key
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Saloon
OK
I’m in a saloon
Get Bell
OK
I’m in a saloon
Go South
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Store
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Get Matches
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Get Shovel
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Go North
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Hotel
OK
I’m in a lobby
Go East
I’m in a hotel room
Drop Bell
OK
I’m in a hotel room
Go West
I’m in a lobby
Go North
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Telegraph
OK
I’m in a Telegraph office
Move Safe
OK
I’m in a Telegraph office
Connect Wires
OK
I’m in a Telegraph office
Go South
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
I’m in a road
Go West
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Go South
OK
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance
Burn Sagebrush
The dry wash is burnt clear
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance
Enter Ravine
I’m in a ravine
Go Mine
OK
I can’t see. Its too dark!
Get Bullet
OK

*** Treasure # 2 – Gold Nugget ***

I can’t see. Its too dark!
Go Down
Dangerous to move in the dark!
OK
I can’t see. Its too dark!
Get Candle
OK
I can’t see. Its too dark!
Light Candle
I’m in a Mine
Go South
OK
I’m in a Mine
Dig Roof
I found something
I’m in a Mine
Get Nugget
OK

*** Treasure # 3 – Golden Derringer ***

I’m in a Mine
Go North
OK
I’m in a Mine
Go Up
OK
I’m in a Mine
Go Up
OK
I’m in a ravine
Unlight Candle
OK
I’m in a ravine
Get Charcoal
OK
I’m in a ravine
Go Up
OK
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance
Go North
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Drop Shovel
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Drop Charcoal
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Go East
OK
I’m in a road
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Stable
OK
I’m in a stable
Go Stall
OK
I’m in a stall
Get Horseshoe
OK
I’m in a stall
Go South
OK
I’m in a stable
Go South
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Drop Candle
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Store
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Drop Bullet
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Drop Nugget
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Go North
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Get Key
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
With Horseshoe
Magnet
It Worked!
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Jail
Ghostly Voice Whispers: Don’t collect $200 then don’t pass GO! CONTRAPOSITIVE.
I’m in a Jail
Unlock Door
OK
I’m in a Jail
Drop Key
OK
I’m in a Jail
Go Door
OK
I’m in a Cell
Get Hammer
OK
I’m in a Cell
Go North
OK
I’m in a Jail
Get Derringer
OK

*** Treasure # 4 – Silver Spurs ***

I’m in a Jail
Go North
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Drop Derringer
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Stable
OK
I’m in a stable
Go Stall
OK
I’m in a stall
Mount Hourse
I’m on back of ‘Ole Paint
Get Spurs

*** Treasure # 5 – Sacred Tom Tom ***

I’m on back of ‘Ole Paint
Spur Paint
He bucks, I’m thrown
I’m flat on my back in a manure pile
Get Up
OK
I’m in a stable
Go Stall
OK
I’m in a stall
Go Hole
I’m in a storeroom
Get Keg
OK
I’m in a storeroom
Go North
OK
I’m in a stall
Empty Keg
OK
I’m in a stall
Drop Keg
OK
I’m in a stall
Get Nails
OK
I’m in a stall
Shoe Horse
OK
I’m in a stall
Drop Hammer
OK
I’m in a stall
Mount Horse
OK
I’m on back of ‘Ole Paint
Say GiddyUp
OK Giddyup
After a long ride he bucks.
I’m thrown.
He rides off without me
I’m in a hidden canyon
Go Teepee
OK
I’m in a teepee
Get Tom/b>
OK

*** Treasure # 6 – Turquoise Necklace ***

I’m in a teepee
Get Necklace
OK

*** Treasure # 7 – CashBox ***

I’m in a teepee
Beat TomTom
Boom Boom
It Worked
I’m in a teepee
Say How
I’m flat on my back in a manure pile
Get Up
OK
I’m in a stable
Go South
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Store
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Drop Spurs
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Drop Tom
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Drop Necklace
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods store
Go North
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a road
Go West
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Get Shovel
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Get Charcoal
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Go North
OK
I’m in a large field
Dig
OK
I found something
I’m in a large field
Get Powder
OK
I’m in a large field
Go South
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Go East
OK
I’m in a road
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Stable
OK
I’m in a stable
Dig Manure
I found something
I’m in a stable
Get Crystals
OK
I’m in a stable
Go Stall
OK
I’m in a stall
Mix Chemicals
I’m in a stall
With Gunpowder
OK
I’m in a stall
Get Keg
OK
I’m in a stall
Go South
OK
I’m in a stable
Go South
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Telegraph
OK
I’m in a Telegraph Office
Drop Keg
OK
I’m in a Telegraph Office
Go South
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Hotel
OK
I’m in a lobby
Go East
OK
I’m in a hotel room
Ring Bell
Whoosh! I see something
I’m in a hotel room
Go Bed
I’m in a warm bed
Sleep
Good night
Good Morning
I feel refreshed
Ding-Dong
Bell rings somewhere
I’m in a warm bed
Get Up
OK
I’m in a hotel room
Move Bed
OK
I’m in a hotel room
Get Tape
OK
I’m in a hotel room
Go West
OK
I’m in a lobby
Go Counter
OK
I’m behind the counter
Get Cashbox
OK

*** Treasure # 8 – Oriental Go Board ***

I’m behind the counter
Go North
OK
I’m in a lobby
Go North
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Saloon
OK
I’m in a saloon
Tape Mirror
OK
I’m in a saloon
Break Mirror
OK
I’m in a saloon
Drop Tape
OK
I’m in a saloon
Go Hole
OK
I’m in a hidden office
Get Go
OK

*** Treasure # 9 – $200 ***

I’m in a hidden office
Go East
OK
I’m in a saloon
Go South
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Store
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods Store
Drop Cashbox
OK
I’m in a Dry Goods Store
Drop Go
I’m in a Dry Goods Store
Pass Go
Ghostly voice says: It Worked!

*** Treasure # 10 – Pelts ***

I’m in a Dry Goods Store
Go North
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a road
Go West
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Go South
OK
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance
Jump Ravine
OK
I’m in a ridge above a ravine
Go West
OK
I’m on a mountain trail
Go Shack
OK
Floorboard sure are creaky
I’m in a line shack
Tap Key
Click Boom
I’m in a line shack
Look Floor
OK
I see loose plank here
I’m in a line shack
Get Plank
OK
I’m in a line shack
Drop Plank
OK
I’m in a line shack
Go Hole
OK
I’m in a root cellar
Get Pelts
OK

*** Treasure # 11 – Bag Gold Dust ***

I’m in a root cellar
Go Up
OK
I’m in a line shack
Go South
OK
I’m on a mountain trail
Go East
OK
I’m in a ridge above a ravine
Jump Ravine
OK
I’m in a ridge above a narrow ravine I see mountains in the distance
Go North
OK
I’m in a fork in the road
Go East
OK
I’m in a road
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Look Safe
OK
I found something
I’m in a Ghost Town
Get Dust
OK

*** Treasure # 12 – Gold Coin ***

I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Get Derringer
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go East
OK
I’m in a road
Go East
OK
I’m on Boot hill
Shoot Snake
Shoots stream of water
It worked!
It’s gone
I’m on Boot hill
Dig Grave
OK
I’m on Boot hill
Go Grave
OK
I’m in a grave
Get Coin
OK

*** Treasure # 13 – Silver Cup ***

I’m in a grave
Drop Shovel
I’m in a grave
Go Up
OK
I’m on Boot hill
Go West
OK
I’m on road
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go West
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Store
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Drop Derringer
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Drop Coin
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Drop Pelts
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Drop Dust
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Go North
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Get Candle
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Wait
(Keep Waiting For Sunset)
I can’t see. It’s too dark!
Go Saloon
OK
I can’t see. It’s too dark!
Dance
OK
Very pretty
I won a prize!
I can’t see. It’s too dark!
Light Candle
OK
Something scared them off!
I’m in a saloon
Go South
OK
I’m in a Ghost Town
Go Store
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Drop Cup
OK
I’m in a Dry Good store
Score
You have made XX BONUS points out of a possible 50 in YY moves
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


              Stall...Store Room
                .
                .
                .       Hidden
                .       Office...Saloon
                .                  .
Large           .                  .
Field         Stable  Telegraph    .         Barber
  |             .       .          .            .
  |             .       .          .            .
Fork---Road---Ghost---Ghost------Ghost--------Ghost----Road----Boot
Road          Town    Town       Town         Town             Hill
  |                     .          .            .                \
  |                     .          .            .                 \
Ridge                   .      Dry Goods       Jail              Grave
  .                     .                       .
  .                    Hotel----Hotel Room      .
Mine                                           Cell

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

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