Well, unless you know chinese, you MUST read this. It contains vital
information that may save your life.
Run the setup program and if you have a sound card choose "Y" for the
first question. Choose "Y" for the second question if you'd like to save
Start the game with "PLAY.BAT". After the introduction you can either
start a new game by choosing the right column or restore a previously
saved one by choosing the left column and selecting a saved game (In
chinese the numbers look like the following 1 -, 2 =, 3 *, etc.). The
rest of this doc will explain the game itself.
A king once believed that his brother was too powerful, and would one
day take over his kingdom. So he set up a trap to harm his brother's
honor. The brother fell for the trap and killed himself, swearing that
in 40 years he would come back as an evil spirit and get revenge on
the people. So the king buried his brother far away to avoid this
prophecy, and 40 years later, the prophecy came true, and the kingdom
was in chaos. The area with the greatest chaos was the area where the
brother was buried. Your character believed that the chaos was being
caused by evil, so he tried to drive the evil away with magic. You went
to the brother's tomb and found that the dead were brought back to life
and all coffins were empty. A dragon came out of the cemetary and told
you that he is the brother that was killed long ago, and that now he
would get revenge on the people. Your mission is to stop the dragon and
-Arrow keys (up, down, left, right) to move.
-Attack using space bar.
-Change weapons with the ALT key.
-To use your special item press return.
-Your basic weapon is the holy sword. You can throw a fireball by
holding down the space bar and then letting go. You can move around
with the fireball as well. As the game continues you can acquire
better swords and weapons.
-Bombs will blow up and hurt your enemies in a wider range.
-Holy Paper can be shot rapidly. Holy paper may sometimes be the only
weapon you can use to kill an enemy. It is the easiest weapon to get
in the game, so you can use it a lot, just make sure you don't run
You pick special items by killing enemies and opening treasure boxes.
Some restore life, freeze time, heal you, cures poison, etc...
To use these items, you must set them at the options menu. Do this by
pressing ESC during the game. Then go to your inventory and select an
item by pressing ENTER. When you want to use it, press ENTER anytime
during the game.
Gourd: This medicine heals your life by a small amount. The least
powerful healing item.
Ginseng: Gives you two more life bars.
Mushroom: This heals you from poison. It is the best healing
Rope: Causes all characters on the screen to freeze.
Gem: This item gives you a temporary protective aura.
Flag: Call an ancient "god" to kill all enemies on the screen.
Mirror: This item looks like a little circle with a rope at the end. It
is a mirror that calls on the power of lightning to kill your
Life Meters: Your life meters are the candlesticks on the left. When
they all burn out, you're dead!
Weapon: This is the weapon you have chosen to use. It is shown in the
upper right corner of the screen. You can change it by
pressing the ALT key.
Special Item: This is the box below the weapon box. Press ENTER to activate
it. Press ESC to go into your inventory and change it.
Colors and Their Meanings
Fiery Blue: This means that you are ready to cast a fireball.
Red: This means you are poisoned.
Stars: This means you are invulnerable.
Black: This means you are going to become a magnificent rock statue.
Very Special Items
Magic Book: This allows you to use powerful magic.
Flame sword: This is a very powerful sword.
Brass sword: This is another very powerful sword.
Scroll Map: This is a map of the palace. Press "M" to view it during the
Jade Ring: This gives you immunity to poison.
Pouch Bag: This pouch extends your life bar.
Starry gem: This gem contains a black pearl inside it which will make you
Magic Bowl: This item is in the possesion of an evil lady. With it your
items will always be replenished.
Key: This item opens the palace doors. To enter the underground
palace you must obtain this key.
Evil One Key: You need the first key in order to obtain this key. With it
you can enter the room of the Evil One.
Marble: This gives you immunity to fire. Without it you WILL burn to
a crisp ;).
NOTE: These items are not needed to kill the evil one. Your sword, bombs,
and holy paper are the main items. Enjoy this release and look out
for another one real soon.