Riddler's Den (ZX Spectrum)

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Riddler's Den is similar to Ultimate's games such as SabreWulf or Atic Atac, twinning maze with puzzle-solving elements - and it also includes some RPG elements.

Regarding the story, Trunkie, the Manlephant, has entered the Riddler's Den to complete the 1st part of his quest by finding the Golden Tusk and ultimately meet the Great Golden God Gregogo.

To be successful in these tasks, Trunkie will have to decipher how to take advantage from the many objects he'll find in the way.


Riddler's Den ZX Spectrum Starting the game.
Riddler's Den ZX Spectrum Tau-Bu-Rau, the fiery bull:<br>
</i>A river, a torrent, washes past<br>
Leaving no way to go at last<br></i>
Riddler's Den ZX Spectrum <i>If a gold door bars your way<br>
You need not hang around all day<br>
Take a key from the right pocket<br>
Should you wish to unlock it<br></i>
Riddler's Den ZX Spectrum Hall of Fame.

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Critic Reviews

Sinclair User Dec, 1985 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Dec, 1985 8 out of 10 80
Crash! Nov, 1985 78 out of 100 78
Your Spectrum Dec, 1985 11 out of 15 73
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Feb, 1986 7 out of 10 70


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ZeTomes (36395) added Riddler's Den (ZX Spectrum) on Jul 29, 2016