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by BBP
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:08 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

Cape Horn has a shipload of random deaths - not only that, but there is at least one puzzle that sometimes pops up but usually not. (with an overheated kettle, you have to figure out what is going on and what must be done before it explodes, but in the 50 times I played Cape Horn I only had it once....
by BBP
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

The glitch was intentional, it's even mentioned in the hint book! You now have more money than you can count!
by BBP
Wed Jan 16, 2019 1:31 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

You may notice he disappears towards the later sections. If you type "FIND ERIC" then, you get the chilling message "Eric was buried at sea."
by BBP
Tue Jan 15, 2019 4:57 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

Did you meet Eric?
by BBP
Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:44 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

How's the game going?
by BBP
Thu Jan 10, 2019 2:05 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

All the more replay value! Have you tried to "Hold up bank" or "Kill teller" for instance? :)
by BBP
Thu Jan 10, 2019 1:59 am
Forum: This Old Game
Topic: New Acquisitions Thread (image heavy)
Replies: 1229
Views: 277740

Re: New Acquisitions Thread (image heavy)

Rudy, nice to see you again! Congratulations on your find!
by BBP
Wed Jan 09, 2019 1:53 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

Good luck!
Keep a savegame from when you sail on the boat through Brooklyn, just in case of random death.
by BBP
Tue Jan 08, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

It's not actually points you win with traversing the mine without lantern. You get an extra inventory item!
by BBP
Mon Jan 07, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

If you don't find the gold coin in Brooklyn you can pick one up at Room 12 so you can buy your first pan or shovel. For maximum points you need to find gold 50 times in the river or on ground - not to mention the gold you can find in the mine! I understand finding gold is easier when you take the Pa...
by BBP
Sun Jan 06, 2019 6:00 am
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

There's one item that you're missing - and once you get it you might want to use F5 a lot more. Remember your conversation with the Sutter's Ford guard?

Considering you've made it to room 12 the stuff Tawm's hinting you to is already past you.
by BBP
Sat Jan 05, 2019 2:42 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1080
Views: 143494

Re: What are you playing now?

Still torturing myself with the AIVD puzzle... one of the questions refers to Game of Thrones. Not familiar with that.
by BBP
Wed Jan 02, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: What are you playing now?
Replies: 1080
Views: 143494

Re: What are you playing now?

I speedplayed GK3 in one day, took me 7 hours. Played all the cutscenes too! :)
by BBP
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Chatter
Topic: Happy New Year!
Replies: 24
Views: 296

Re: Happy New Year!

Lovely guys!

Have a merry 2019 everybody!

(Tawm: ine are "keeping my job", "getting back in touch with loved ones" and the "lose weight" one that's always on there.)
by BBP
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: The Gold Rush Games
Topic: My Gold Rush playthrough
Replies: 71
Views: 761

Re: My Gold Rush playthrough

No, I just meant the letter was there when I entered the post office.