Cheat Chaser Home PC  |  C64  |  SATURN  |  PS2  |  NINTENDO 64  |  GAMEBOY  |  MOBILE    
Cheat Chaser - Cheat Codes for Classic Gaming Platforms

Dragon's Lair - C64 Hints and Tips

Game Review & Description

Embark on a quest fraught with peril, puzzles, and pixelated dragons in Dragon's Lair for the Commodore 64. This game transforms your living room into a dark, dank dungeon where bravery, quick thinking, and a steady joystick hand are the keys to survival. It's not just any adventure game; it's an epic journey that pits you against the fearsome dragon Singe and a castle filled with traps that would make even the most seasoned knight think twice.

As you navigate through the corridors of the enchanted castle, the game unfurls a tapestry of 8-bit artistry that brings the legend of Dirk the Daring to life. Each room is a puzzle, each enemy a challenge to your valor and wit. The Commodore 64's graphical capabilities are pushed to their limits, crafting environments that are as diverse as they are deadly. From the clutches of the Lizard King to the fiery breath of Singe himself, Dragon's Lair delivers a visual feast that belies the hardware's limitations.

Gameplay in Dragon's Lair is a gauntlet of reflex-testing encounters and brain-teasing conundrums. It demands not only precise movements but also foresight and a keen sense of timing. Each screen presents a new challenge, from dodging the grasp of creeping hands to leaping over gaping chasms. Success in this game is measured not in hit points or lives but in persistence and learning from each misstep.

But what truly sets Dragon's Lair apart is the sense of accomplishment it instills. Overcoming each obstacle, decoding the pattern of each trap, and progressing further into the depths of the castle provides a thrill that's unmatched. This game isn't just about rescuing Princess Daphne; it's about proving your mettle against a legendary adversary and emerging victorious through sheer determination.

The experience is further enriched by a soundtrack that, even without specific mention, complements the action perfectly, elevating the sense of adventure and danger. The sound effects, from the clatter of Dirk's footsteps to the roar of Singe, add a layer of immersion that pulls you deeper into the game's world.

For those daring knights ready to draw their swords and challenge the dragon, a trove of hints, tips, and cheat codes is hidden within the game, like secrets waiting to be whispered by a wise old sage. These invaluable insights can illuminate the path to victory, offering strategies to navigate the castle's most devious traps, defeat its most formidable guardians, and ultimately confront Singe in a battle for the ages. Whether you're a seasoned adventurer or a neophyte to the realm of fantasy, these secrets are your guide to claiming your place in the annals of Dragon's Lair lore.

So, steel yourself for an adventure of legendary proportions. Dragon's Lair on the Commodore 64 isn't just a game; it's a quest that challenges your reflexes, sharpens your mind, and embarks you on an unforgettable journey into the heart of darkness. Will you emerge as the champion, or will the dragon's lair claim another victim? The path to glory is fraught with danger, but for those brave enough to walk it, immortality awaits.

Unlimited Lives

As every Dragon's Lair gamer knows, the game is gloriously vivid in its design, but can make it painfully easy to lose lives. This cheat has you covered, though. While Action Replayers should look below for a rapid POKE to serve this purpose, those of you who weren't lucky enough to have acquired one of these handy devices may simply enter the following listing, RUN it and then follow the on-screen prompts to load the game with infinite lives.

10 I=49152
20 READ A : IF A=256 THEN 30
25 T=T+A : POKE I,A : I=I+1 : GOTO 20
100 DATA 169, 1, 168, 170, 32, 186, 255, 169
110 DATA 0, 32, 189, 255, 32, 213, 255, 162
120 DATA 25, 189, 40, 192, 157, 96, 1, 202
130 DATA 16, 247, 162, 6, 189, 66, 192, 157
140 DATA 156, 8, 202, 16, 247, 76, 32, 8
150 DATA 120, 162, 2, 189, 119, 1, 157, 245
160 DATA 69, 202, 16, 247, 76, 1, 68, 169
170 DATA 165, 141, 229, 15, 76, 0, 12, 76
180 DATA 111, 1, 165, 10, 240, 250, 76, 96
190 DATA 1, 256

Infinite Lives (AR)

After loading the game, hit the left button on your Action Replay (or similar) reset cartridge and select "E" from the menu. Then, enter POKE 4069,165 to gain access to unlimited lives! Hit Return and F3 to return to the game.

<-- More Commodore 64 Cheats and Tips


Copyright 2000-2024 Curiosity Cave Pty Ltd. All rights by all media reserved. Privacy Policy