|Author||Topic: Castle Ethilo|
Member # 5132
written Saturday, October 14 2006 07:11
I've heard of this level, but I can't find it anywhere. Can someone help me? Thanks.
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written Saturday, October 14 2006 13:31
Where did you hear of it? Because I haven't heard of it. Maybe it's one of the secret levels...
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written Sunday, October 15 2006 12:07
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written Sunday, October 15 2006 13:18
You'll have to see if you can get in touch with The Lurker. He's the only one Dikiyoba has seen mention it.
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Member # 6821
written Sunday, October 15 2006 22:12
It's not a level, it's a hidden adventure text game. It may only be playable in the shareware version, but I wouldn't know.
HINT : To find it, select the blank spot in the options (or something like that) menu with the up and down arrows of your keyboard, then press enter.
EDIT : All right, it's in the 'configuration' menu. The blank spot is below 'Done', and can only be selected wth the down arrow of your keyboard.
Note that I never managed to finish Castle Ethilo - I solved a few puzzles, but there seemed to be all kinds of problems/bugs, such as not being able to get out of the castle once you enter it. As far as I know, it could even be unfinishable, but I'm not very good at this kind of game.
[ Sunday, October 15, 2006 22:21: Message edited by: The Lurker ]
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Member # 409
written Thursday, January 4 2007 09:01
It's an easter egg, but it works only in SubTerra 1.0, not in 2.0 and later (specifically, I had rewritten the kernel from scratch, and I never bothered putting this routine back in). However, the game and its interpreter can be found on my website (crystalshard.net) under utilities.
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Posts: 798 | Registered: Monday, December 17 2001 08:00
Member # 7299
written Friday, January 5 2007 18:07
While you're at it, Radiant, a few suggestions for the CrystalShard site:
1) Where'd the original Subterra link go? Now it just says Subterra Two and your other games... I think they should be seperated.
2) You should have a seperate Hall Of Fame for Subterra Two. I can't imagine how confusing it would be if you had them both on one page.
And just a few questions/comments:
1) W..Warthogs? That had me laughing for quite a bit. Now, what was the date that you released it to the public? Just curious.
2) You made the game A-Maze-ing? I came across that game a few years ago (unless I'm terribly mistaking this for another game named A-Maze-ing) and I absolutely loved it. Great work.
EDIT: So it happens that I was wrong and I was mistaking it for another game... I just downloaded Amazeing and it still is a pretty good game.
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