SNOWBALL

(Level 9)

The Solution

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(Later released as Part 1 of the 'Silicon Dreams' Trilogy)

Start inside a Coffin.
EXAMINE (you will notice a lever beside you, even though it's pitch black!)
PULL LEVER (the lid rises)
OUT
NORTH
PUSH RED BUTTON
PUSH RED BUTTON
PUSH RED BUTTON (a coffin will now slide from an arpeture)
SOUTH
UP (you now stand on the coffin)
UP (you scramble through a trapdoor)
WAIT (several times until the 'clanking noise' of the deadly Mechanical Nightingale "fades away")
NORTH
OPEN DOOR
NORTH
EAST
PUSH BUTTON (the elevator arrives)
SOUTH
DOWN (you now cling to a rope below the elevator!)
DOWN
TAKE TOOLBOX
UP
UP
PRESS BLACK BUTTON
NORTH
WEST
WEST
WEST
UP (to a Significant Cylindrical Ledge)
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH (you are now in a Featureless Airlock)
PRESS YELLOW BUTTON (the door slides open)
SOUTH
SOUTH
DOWN
DOWN (you are now lying on a comfortable couch)
SCORE (the table will now massage you, and you've got 150/1000 so far!!).

UP (a Dumpy Droid is now shuffling about)
UP
SOUTH
WAIT (several times until a Scruffy Robot shuffles on to the ladder and is carried down)
DOWN (you fall into a Large Low Room)
SOUTH
DOWN (you are now seated at a Console)
WEAR VISOR (the screen will light up)
LOOK AT 2 (it becomes brighter)
BLINK (the screen displays information numbers)
UP
SOUTH
SEARCH BODY
WEAR LEOTARD
WEAR NECKLACE
WEAR BRACELET
NORTH
NORTH
NORTH
EXAMINE TABLE
TAKE VIEWER
NORTH
TAKE MEMPAK
INSERT MEMPAK
EXAMINE VIEWER.

(You will now be given TWO important colour codes. One is for your OWN coffin location and the other for the FROZEN CREW MEMBER'S coffin location....... These are DIFFERENT for EACH GAME!....... Make a note of the TWO SETS OF COLOUR CODES, including the MORTUARY COLOURS. You should have SEVEN COLOURS in EACH CODE!).

OPEN TOOLBOX
TAKE SPANNER
DROP SPANNER
TAKE SCREWDRIVER
TAKE BATPAK (you lever it out with the screwdriver)
DROP SCREWDRIVER
DROP VIEWER
SOUTH
SOUTH
EAST
NORTH
EAST
NORTH
TAKE LAMP
INSERT BATPAK
TAKE CUP
SOUTH
INSERT CUP (the machine fills it with thin lentil custard!!)
WEST
LOOK UNDER BED
TAKE LED
SOUTH
WEST
UP (you are carried up the Cyladder)
SOUTH
NORTH
NORTH
DOWN (a Robot welcomes you)
DOWN
DOWN
SOUTH
SOUTH
UP
WEST
NORTH (the Damaged Droid requests a spare part.....'EXAMINE' or 'WAIT' until it does)
ATTACH PROBE (this is the 'LED' you collected earlier. Make a note of the spare part it requires....... this will DIFFER FOR EACH GAME........ then follow the given route around the junk and collect what you were asked for, returning to the Damaged Droid)

EAST
NORTH
NORTH
WEST
SOUTH
SOUTH
GIVE.......(the item you were asked for) (the Droid then gives you a battered Bubble Helmet).
DROP PROBE
EAST
DOWN
DOWN
EAST
EAST
TAKE RED TICKET
NORTH
NORTH
NORTH
TAKE GREEN TICKET
WEST
WEST
GIVE RED TICKET
TAKE RED FORM
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
GIVE GREEN TICKET
GIVE RED FORM
TAKE ORANGE FORM
EAST
EAST
TAKE RED TICKET
NORTH
NORTH
NORTH
TAKE GREEN TICKET
WEST
WEST
GIVE RED TICKET
GIVE ORANGE FORM
TAKE YELLOW FORM
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
GIVE GREEN TICKET
GIVE YELLOW FORM
TAKE GREEN FORM
EAST
EAST
TAKE RED TICKET
NORTH
NORTH
NORTH
WEST
WEST
GIVE RED TICKET
GIVE GREEN FORM
TAKE LANCE
SOUTH
UP
OPEN DOOR
UP
UP
NORTH
PRESS BUTTON (the door slides open)
NORTH (We're now coming to the complicated bit, which cannot be mapped correctly as it DIFFERENT for EACH GAME! Follow the directions carefully)
SCORE (should now be 450/1000).

LOCATING AND REVIVING THE FROZEN CREW MEMBER!!

PRESS YELLOW BUTTON
NORTH (continue North and every time there is an exit DOWN, 'EXAMINE BRACELET' until the FOURTH colour on the bracelet is the SAME as the SECOND colour of the Frozen Crew Members code that you noted earlier. When the colour matches.........)

DOWN (now proceed EAST until you reach an elevator, indicated by a button protruding from the floor)
PRESS BUTTON (the elevator arrives)
PRESS... (the FOURTH colour of the code)... BUTTON
NORTH (from now on, whenever you hear a noise, go in the OPPOSITE direction of the source of the noise, usually from the West, and find a door, open it, and 'WAIT' until the noise fades away, then go OUT and proceed EAST until you are at a GREEN door)

EXAMINE LIGHTS (there are THREE colours and they must match the SECOND, THIRD and FOURTH colours of the Frozen Crew Members code. If they don't, proceed EAST again until you reach the next GREEN door and repeat the procedure, bearing in mind what to do if you hear the noise!

When the lights match the SECOND, THIRD and FOURTH colours, in the SAME SEQUENCE.......)

OPEN DOOR
NORTH (there is a panel here and you must press the buttons corresponding with the LAST THREE colours of the code, that is FIFTH, SIXTH and SEVENTH)

PRESS... (5th colour)... BUTTON

PRESS... (6th colour)... BUTTON

PRESS... (7th colour)... BUTTON (a coffin slides out from an arpeture)

NORTH
TAKE COFFIN
SOUTH
WAIT (several times, until the clanking sound approaches and eventually fades away)

OPEN DOOR
SOUTH
EAST (continue EAST until you arrive at a button in the floor...... bearing in mind the procedure if you hear the clanking noise again!)

NORTH (a machine grabs and opens the coffin to reveal the Frozen Crew Member!!)
GIVE LIQUID (she drinks it and gives you the HABIDOME CODE...... make a note of these THREE COLOURS).

(Well, that's the hard bit over!!....now on with the adventure!!)

SOUTH
PUSH BUTTON
SOUTH
PUSH BLACK BUTTON
NORTH
WEST
WEST
UP
SOUTH (continue SOUTH until you arrive at an Airlock)

PUSH YELLOW BUTTON
SOUTH (You are now back at the North End of the Marblon Cylinder)
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
WEAR HELMET
PUSH YELLOW BUTTON
SOUTH
PUSH YELLOW BUTTON
SOUTH
TAKE GUN
LIGHT LAMP
SOUTH
SOUTH
SOUTH
JUMP (you are told that there is no web that way, are you sure?)
YES
SHOOT GUN (the recoil spins you and you float down)
SHOOT GUN (you now have to quickly match your velocity with the fast-moving ice below you!!)
SHOOT GUN (That did the trick! You are now on a Flat Snowfield)
DROP GUN
UP
UP
PUSH BUTTON (the Shuttle arrives)
IN
PRESS BUTTON (on to the next Station)
OUT
DOWN
DOWN
IN
PRESS BUTTON
SOUTH
PRESS YELLOW BUTTON
SOUTH- DOWN (you are now confronted by a Security Door. The combination is the THREE COLOUR HABIDOME CODE given to you earlier when you revived the Frozen Crew Member)

PRESS... (1st colour)... BUTTON

PRESS... (2nd colour)... BUTTON

PRESS... (3rd colour)... BUTTON (the door will now slide open!)

IN
DOWN (the Forest Glade is really a hologram!!)
EAST
EAST
IN
TAKE WAND
OUT
WEST
WEST
WAVE WAND (it whistles, and you are now in a Large Round Room)
DROP WAND
DOWN
PUSH BUTTON
DOWN
PUSH YELLOW BUTTON
DOWN
DOWN
WEAR GLASSES
UP
PUSH BUTTON
UP
PUSH YELLOW BUTTON
UP
UP
SOUTH EAST
SOUTH EAST
TAKE CAT
NORTH WEST
NORTH WEST
OPEN DOOR
NORTH EAST
TAKE TRAY
OPEN DOOR
SOUTH WEST
UP
OPEN DOOR
OUT
UP
SOUTH
TAKE CAN
PUT CAN IN TOOLBOX
CLOSE TOOLBOX
TAKE FLASK
NORTH
PUSH BUTTON
NORTH
PUSH YELLOW BUTTON
NORTH
OUT
UP
UP
PUSH BUTTON (to call the Monorail Shuttle)
IN
PUSH BUTTON
PUSH BUTTON
OUT
DOWN
DOWN
TAKE SHOVEL
UP
UP
PUSH BUTTON
IN
PUSH BUTTON
PUSH BUTTON
OUT
DOWN
DOWN
IN
DOWN
DOWN
SOUTH
TAKE CYLINDERS
NORTH
UP
UP
OUT
UP
UP
PUSH BUTTON
IN
PUSH BUTTON
PUSH BUTTON
OUT
DOWN
DOWN
OPEN DOOR
IN
WEAR ARMOUR
OPEN DOOR
OUT
UP
UP
PUSH BUTTON
IN
PUSH BUTTON
PUSH BUTTON
PUSH BUTTON
OUT
DOWN
DOWN
DIG (you find a bunch of keys and you are now in a Tiny Hole).
DROP SHOVEL
TAKE KEYS
MEND SNOWDOZER (you fix the tracks)
DROP LANCE
DROP CYLINDERS
IN
DOWN
TAKE EXTINGUISHER
UP
TURN KEYS (you are now advised to leave the Snowdozer!)
OUT (the Snowdozer moves off, pushing ice blocks into the hole)
DROP KEYS
EXAMINE TRAY (it holds an Electro-Flute)
TAKE FLUTE
UP
UP
PUSH BUTTON
IN
PUSH BUTTON
OUT
DOWN
DOWN
NORTH
NORTH (you are now at the base of Jacob's Ladder, guarded by a massive Waldroid!)
OPEN TOOLBOX (the aerosol paint can explodes in the vacuum and blinds the Waldroid!)
UP
UP
UP
UP
NORTH (the ramp here is coated in 'unislime')
DROP CAT (likes slime, does this cat!!)
UP
UP
UP
UP
OPEN DOOR
IN
ATTACH FLASK (the helmet is now recharged with air)
WEST
WAVE TRAY (the tray reflects a laser beam back on itself and you hear an explosion)
WEST
SOUTH
OPEN DOOR
IN (a figure, holding a petrol bomb, warns you to keep back!!)
PLAY FLUTE (it shatters the bomb and engulfs the female figure in flames)
PRESS EXTINGUISHER (the Nitrogen kills the fire)
WEST
PULL LEVER.

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FINAL MESSAGE

"It turns!... Engines roar!... The Snowball turns away from the sun.... you have won!"

"You scored 1000 out of 1000."
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