Below The Root (C64, 5 1/4" Disk) Spinnaker - 1984 USA, Canada Release

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Below The Root
Packaging cover Below The Root.
Product ID SPINK0079
Platform(s) C64
Packaging Retail Box
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1984
Publisher(s) Spinnaker
Label Windham Classics
Category(s) Entertainment, Adventure
Recommended age(s) 10+
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The world of Green-Sky- lush and verdant, rich with wildlife, covered with gigantic trees. Here live the Kindar, high in the interwoven branches; here too live the Erdling, once banished to the tunnels below the root. Yet the peace that has existed between these peoples is now threatened. Green-Sky seems headed for certain disaster- unless someone can discover the secret of its survival.

In this adventure game, you'll set off on a fantastic and challenging quest for the secret of Green-Sky. You'll explore its vast tree-world, and you'll venture below the root to probe its maze of mysterious tunnels. You'll talk with the inhabitants of Green-Sky, whose advice will help you in your quest. But be careful, for some are not as friendly as they seem.

Below the Root combines the story-building aspects of a text adventure with hundreds of colorful graphics. It also combines fast-paced excitement with a unique text menu- a first in the field of adventure games. And it lets you play as one of five characters- each with different abilities and strengths.

Based on Zilpha Snyder's recently published Green-Sky Trilogy, Below the Root begins where the final book leaves off. The program is by Dale Disharoon, Inc., specialists in educational software.

System Requirements

Required RAM 64K
Requires Joystick Yes

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Below The Root. Retail Box back Below The Root.



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