Jewels of Darkness (Atari 8-bit)

Jewels of Darkness Atari 8-bit Title screen and main menu


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This is a collection of three previously-published Rainbird interactive fiction (with graphics) games. It contains: The J.R.R. Tolkien Middle-earth theme was removed in this compilation. Only the respective original releases of the games have references to Middle-earth.


Jewels of Darkness Atari 8-bit Dungeon Adventure: at the monoliths, the Rakshasa wants me to play a dangerous game
Jewels of Darkness Atari 8-bit Title screen and main menu
Jewels of Darkness Atari 8-bit Adventure Quest: looks like quenching my thirst won't be easy here
Jewels of Darkness Atari 8-bit Colossal Adventure: dark room

Alternate Titles

  • "The Jewels of Darkness" -- In-game title

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Computer Gamer Nov, 1986 18 out of 20 90
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Oct, 1986 7.5 out of 10 75


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Sinclair QL port

Level 9 announced the game also for the Sinclair QL, and loading instructions for such a version can be found in manuals of the existing European releases. The port is however absent from later issued price lists, and also seems to be unknown in QL circles, thus suggesting it was cancelled.

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