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Breadfi5h
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Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby Breadfi5h » Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:17 pm

Hello, when I was a boy, some thirty-odd years ago, I began my computing journey with the humble electron. I loved it.
One of my favourite games was Citadel. I completed it, once! But not the crowns. Those pesky crowns thwarted me and haunted me for years. My boy (8) has now started playing it from a site I found and he loves it. It is a joy to see him familiarising himself with keys where he would normally click and swipe.
The big thing is though, it is hard. I want to be able to complete it again, for me, including the crowns. Anyone know of any invincibility cheat? My skills are not quite as deft as they once were...

Thanks

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danielj
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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby danielj » Sun Nov 05, 2017 10:41 pm

Welcome! So, I *think* there is a cheat for it on volume 1 of cheat it again joe:
https://www.stairwaytohell.com/bbc/arch ... Vol1_B.zip for the BBC version

Not sure if there's an elk one :?

d.

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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby davidb » Sun Nov 05, 2017 11:55 pm

Welcome! :D

Maybe the Citadel cheat on the cheat listings page of the Stairway To Hell could be useful with the Play It Again Sam version of Citadel from the ADFS disk image page.

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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby Multiwizard » Mon Nov 06, 2017 6:18 am

Hi,

welcome to this great Forum... :D


Greetings from my little Dutch Acorn Attic, Wim... :-)

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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby tricky » Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:09 am

Welcome,
Maybe you need a been as well if you can't cheat properly on the electron :lol:

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DutchAcorn
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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby DutchAcorn » Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:36 am

Welcome to Stardot! Good luck finding cheats :D
Paul

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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby daveejhitchins » Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:40 am

Welcome to the Forum, Breadfi5h . . . Enjoy . . .

Hope you manage yo reach your goal, with Citadel. Be careful, though . . . Your Boy may beat you :lol:

Dave H :D
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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby flaxcottage » Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:52 am

Welcome. :D
- John

Currently running Level 4 Econet with BBC B, BBC B+ 128K, Master 128K, 4Mb A3000, 4Mb A3020, 4Mb A4000, 4Mb A5000 dual FDD; UK101; HP41CX setup; Psion 3a, 3mx and 5mx; Z88; TI-58c, TI-59 and printer, HP-16C programmer's calculator

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Re: Once an acorn, now an oak...

Postby CMcDougall » Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:53 pm

welcome :)

real fish don't cheat....
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