Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rath Darkblade » Wed Sep 23, 2015 6:08 am

ARR! Now we bury ye tray-shure! *wields spade* :P

I believe I know where this comes from.... it's in the genie's cave in QfG2. You find it after you pass through a door, but to do that, you have to SPEAK THE NAME OF POWER!!! :P
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby stuntology » Thu Sep 24, 2015 12:50 am

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That's the one!

When I loaded an old save to get the screen, I had to use a walkthrough to find out that blasted 'name of power' again! :( The name didn't ring any bells either- where on Earth did it come up during the game?

Anyways, your turn, Rath!
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby adeyke » Thu Sep 24, 2015 5:59 am

Ad Avis uses the name when he's reciting the prophecy to open the door: "By the name of Suleiman, so shall this be!"
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rath Darkblade » Sat Sep 26, 2015 6:23 am

The name "Suleiman" is quite easy to remember if you know fairly elementary Arabic. ;) I don't remember who mentions it - perhaps the Sultan? - but someone mentions the name "Suleiman ben Daoud", which is Arabic for "Solomon, son of David", aka Solomon the Wise, the greatest king of the ancient Israelites. His name is mentioned both in the Bible and in the Qur'an.

In QfG2, the legend is that Suleiman had power over the djinn, and when Iblis was unleashed 1,001 years prior to the events of QfG2, it was Suleiman who bound Iblis to the statue in the ancient city. According to apocryphal and magical literature and legends, the "real" (or Biblical) Suleiman had power over both good and evil spirits. These occult traditions are not, of course, compatible with the Bible, but the Qur'an mentions that he had power over the djinn (such as He Who Waits Behind) and the marid (evil djinn, like Iblis etc.)

Anyway, let's try this quiz for size... ;)

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Have fun! :D
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby The Jolly Roger » Tue Sep 29, 2015 6:52 pm

Looks like QfG V: Dragon's Fire. Be it on o' the items or spells icons from the game? :?
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Collector » Tue Sep 29, 2015 7:12 pm

Too easy.
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rath Darkblade » Wed Sep 30, 2015 7:57 am

Hey! No fair! :P

No, it's not QfG5. But now that Collector has shown us all the answer, I guess I have no choice but to quit this one. :|
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby stuntology » Thu Oct 01, 2015 10:28 pm

Haha, I guess I was too late! Before I saw his response, I was planning on saying "It's Collector's hair!" :P
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rath Darkblade » Thu Oct 08, 2015 6:28 am

OK then. ;) Collector or Stuntology, please take it away...
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rath Darkblade » Sat Oct 17, 2015 10:20 pm

Anyone? Anyone out there? Hello...? ;)
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby The Jolly Roger » Thu Oct 22, 2015 12:31 am

Bueller?
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Collector » Thu Oct 22, 2015 1:12 am

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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby Rath Darkblade » Thu Oct 22, 2015 4:58 am

Sooooooooooo...? ;) Will anyone post the next quiz, please? :)
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby OmerMor » Tue Oct 27, 2015 3:22 pm

Here's one:
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Re: Quest for Glory - Where Am I From? Screen Capture Game.

Postby The Jolly Roger » Wed Oct 28, 2015 2:39 am

:shock:

I'm going to guess the Simbani Village in QfG 3. It could be from QfG 1 though (the green might be too green for the savanna). ;)
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