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The King of Isbisima has entrusted you, Magic Knight, with the task of getting a present for his daughter. He sends you into the castle of Spriteland, which is overloading with treasures to uncover. Whether you return with them to please the King, or simply flee with everything you can get, is up to you.

Either way, the gameplay is platform-based, with enemies floating around to rob you of energy on contact. There are also scrolling mazes to move through. As you collect objects (often by using some of the other items you collect, to create chemical reactions of sorts and adding an element of lateral thinking), you must try to trade them for the most valuable items you can get.


Finders Keepers MSX Level 1
Finders Keepers Amstrad CPC Teleported into another part of the castle.
Finders Keepers ZX Spectrum Instructions part 1
Finders Keepers Commodore 64 Title screen

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Alternate Titles

  • "King of the Castle" -- Enterprise title

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Critic Reviews

Amtix! Amstrad CPC Nov, 1985 91 out of 100 91
Personal Computer Games ZX Spectrum Feb, 1985 9 out of 10 90
Zzap! Commodore 64 Sep, 1985 90 out of 100 90
Your Spectrum ZX Spectrum Jun, 1985 13 out of 15 87
Crash! ZX Spectrum Feb, 1985 85 out of 100 85
Commodore User Commodore 16, Plus/4 Nov, 1986 8 out of 10 80
Amstrad Action Amstrad CPC Oct, 1985 77 out of 100 77
Tilt ZX Spectrum Sep, 1985 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 67


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According to the magazine Retro Gamer (issue #1), the game was Mastertronic's #4 best selling game (330.758 copies).

Related Web Sites

  • Auld Games (released a remake of Finders Keepers for Windows.)
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