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Breadfi5h
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Once an acorn, now an oak...

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

Post by 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...

Post by 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...

Post by 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...

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

Post by 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...

Post by 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...

Post by flaxcottage » Mon Nov 06, 2017 8:52 am

Welcome. :D
- John

Why do I keep collecting Acorn gear? I'm going to need a considerably bigger man-cave. :?

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

Post by CMcDougall » Mon Nov 06, 2017 4:53 pm

welcome :)

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