A downloadable game

This software runs on the ZX Spectrum Next home micro.
UPDATE 5 JULY 2020:
Added SAVE and LOAD feature. Added more responses.

ABOUT
Rite of the Druid is a text adventure (sometimes called Interactive Fiction) with graphics.

Size: Less than 25 rooms
Puzzle complexity: Easy.

LOADING
From the browser, select 'Rite of the Druid.tap'.
Push 'N' for Next Mode (otherwise graphics will not be visible).

STORY
You are part of a small tribe, preparing to take part in a ritual that will allow you to become a full druid. You are transported to a strange land where you must find the rune of power and return to complete the rite.

INSTRUCTIONS
The game uses standard VERB NOUN input (such as GET STICK, FILL BOTTLE etc). Shortcuts, like X for EXAMINE and I for INVENTORY are also available. HELP gives you some command tips.

SAVING YOUR GAME
Type SAVE. You will be prompted for a filename. You can restore by typing LOAD.

CREDITS
By Paul Weller (c)2020 Sunteam
Playtesting: Richard Hallas, David Cottis & Marc Theunissen.

Rite of the Druid was written in Adventuron https://adventuron.io/ and converted to Next using DAAD Ready!

www.sunteam.co.uk

Updated 1 day ago
Published 7 days ago
StatusReleased
Authorsunteam
GenreInteractive Fiction, Adventure
TagsRetro, ZX Spectrum

Install instructions

Unzip onto your Next's SD card. Browse to 'Rite of the Druid.tap' and select 'Next Mode' to launch.

Download

Download
Rite of the Druid by Sunteam.zip 131 kB

Development log

Comments

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Many thanks for the update... I am really looking forward to playing this one! :)

Only played the first little bit, very atmospheric, different and making me want to continue...