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The Fire Ruby is a text adventure in which the player searches for the eponymous legendary jewel, overcoming traps and pitfalls along the way.

This game was developed using the Quill Adventure System. It supports the standard shortcuts such as N/S/E/W for North/South/East/West as well as more advanced commands such as LIND and LUND for LOOK BEHIND and LOOK UNDER. When completed correctly the player's score will be 100%.


The Fire Ruby ZX Spectrum This is displayed as the game loads
The Fire Ruby ZX Spectrum After the  story-behind-the-game screen comes this screen of credits and game advice
The Fire Ruby ZX Spectrum There was no title screen in any of the versions I tested, it's straight to the story-behind-the-game screen
The Fire Ruby ZX Spectrum The first game screen. You are in a boat and you are alone

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piltdown_man (155785) added The Fire Ruby (ZX Spectrum) on Feb 25, 2017