Open, Sesame! (Atari 2600)

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Open, Sesame! is an action platform game. You control Ali Baba, and your goal is to reach the cave of treasures. The treasury entrance is at the top of the screen, and you begin each level at the bottom and need to climb your way up. To do so, you will need to find a good location where you can throw a rope up to the next platform and climb up (there will be a dot on the platform where you can safely throw a rope, two on each floor). Before the treasury can be entered, you need to attach ropes to each of the possible locations. To hinder your progress, there are guards wandering each of the floors. If you're caught, you'll lose a life! To help out, a magic ball will appear on screen from time to time; if caught, this can be used to temporarily freeze a guard. When you successfully enter the treasury, you then move on to the next level of gameplay.

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Open, Sesame! Atari 2600 Level complete!
Open, Sesame! Atari 2600 Begin each level on the bottom platform
Open, Sesame! Atari 2600 Making your way to the top

Alternate Titles

  • "Sesam Öffne Dich!" -- German Title

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TeleMatch Jul, 1983 5 out of 6 20

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Trivia

Open, Sesame! is one of two Atari 2600 games to feature speech. The other game is Quadrun.
Servo (55769) added Open, Sesame! (Atari 2600) on Sep 26, 2004