The Guild of Thieves

Moby ID: 1323
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As a beginner and inducted into the "Guild Of Thieves", you must steal your way to the top - the Guildmaster is there to not only help you, but to make your life a living hell. Worst of it all is you're STILL in the land of Kerovnia.....if something makes it look tough to solve, that's nothing for a puzzle - something else will screw it up more.

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Feelies packaged with Guild of Thieves included an issue of "What Burglar" magazine (with encrypted game hints), a Bank of Kerovnia account card, a parchment copy of your indentured servitude contract, and a six sided die with a blank "3" face.

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  • Computer and Video Games
    • May 1988 (Issue #79) - Golden Joystick 1988 Award: Winner category Adventure Game of the Year
  • Happy Computer
    • Issue 01/1988 - Best Graphics Adventure in 1987
  • Power Play
    • 1987 - Best Amiga Game '87
  • ZZAP! 64
    • Newsfield Reader's Awards 1987 - Best Adventure Game (readers choice)

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Game added by Will D.

Macintosh, Acorn 32-bit added by Rola. Apple II added by ClydeFrog. Amiga added by Klirr. ZX Spectrum added by Kabushi. Atari 8-bit added by Martin Smith. ZX Spectrum Next added by Pseudo_Intellectual. Amstrad CPC added by Servo. Amstrad PCW added by Игги Друге. Commodore 64, Atari ST added by Belboz.

Additional contributors: ClydeFrog, Servo, Patrick Bregger, Jo ST.

Game added April 12, 2000. Last modified May 29, 2024.