Diamond Caves help

Diamond Caves: what's it all about?

The main goal of the game is to collect a specific amount
of Jewels and reach the exit in time. These items may aid you in your quest:

1. the Player...

player1

the guy with the red cap is called Rockford

player2

this is Rockford's twin-brother (with the green cap)

earth

the Player can dig through the Earth (the enemies can't)

grass

the grass is much like earth except that grass can grow!

quicksand

Boulders can sink into the Quicksand

2. the Jewels

emerald

the Emerald

ruby

the Ruby (worth two Emeralds)

diamond

the Diamond (worth three Emeralds)

pearl

the Pearl (worth five Emeralds and very fragile)

crystal

the Crystal (worth eight Emeralds)

3. more things that can fall on you

boulder

a Boulder (can be moved and crush enemies or the Player)

nut

a Nut (contains an Emerald)

bomb

a Bomb (explodes after falling down)

megabomb

the Megabomb (even more dangerous than the standard Bomb)

4. Walls

brick wall

a brick wall

steel wall

a steel wall (indestructable)

round brick wall

Boulders and other items can fall down from the round wall

brick wall with point

you can crack a nut on the wall with point

wall with content

some brick walls may contain valuable items (use an explosion or a Hammer o free the content)

magic wall

the magic wall change every item that falls through into something different...

5. Things to collect

dynamite

a stick of Dynamite

hammer

a Hammer

shieldcoin

a Forcefield-Coin (protects the Player for several seconds)

timecoin

a Time-Coin (adds some Seconds to the Players Time)

note

a Note

6. Gates and other Passages

exit

the Exit (will open after enough Emeralds were collected)

open exit

an open Exit

 

red gate

a red steel-gate

red key

a red Key (needed to cross the red gate)

red wooden door

a red wooden door (like a steel-gate but destructable by an explosion)

Gates and Keys are also available in yellow, green, blue and white:
white gate yellow key green wooden door blue gate ...

grey gate

the grey steel-gate - you need one of the four colored keys - but which one?

colored gate

the four-colored-gate - you need any one of the four colored keys

emerald gate

the Emerald-gate is special: Each time you cross this gate, you have to collect one more Emerald for the exits to open!

 

gate (switch)

this door can be opened with a switch...

switch (gate)

this switch will open all closed doors and (at the same time) close all open doors!

 

gate (wheel)

this door will open for a few seconds...

wheel (gate)

as long as the green wheel spins, the green door remains open

 

teleporter

the Teleporter can transport the Player to a different location.
Teleporters are available in green, blue, yellow and red

 

tube

a Tube (the Player can not be harmed by explosions or enemies while inside a tube!)

passage

this is a one-way-passage (can only be crossed in one direction)

7. Machines

coneveyor belt

a yellow conveyor-belt, can move items like Boulders or Emeralds around

switch (conveyor belt)

use this switch to control the yellow conveyor belt

conveyor belts are also available in red, green and blue

replicator

this red Replicator can produce items out of thin air!

switch (replicator)

use this switch to control the red conveyor belt

Replicators are also available in yellow, green and blue

lightbarrier

nothing can pass this blue light-barrier

switch (lightbarrier)

use this switch to control the blue light-barrier

light-barriers are also available in red, yellow and green

8. the enemies

ship

the Spaceship (do not touch!)

bug

the Bug (leaves some Jewels behind after exploding!)

mole

the Mole (does not harm the Player and eats the Amoeba)

amoeba

the Amoeba (beware of the drops!)

eater

the Eater is called eater because he likes to eat Diamonds - and the Player!

slime

the Slime (does not harm the Player and can collect items!)

robot

the Robot (tries to catch the Player)

wheel

spin this Wheel to distract the Robot for a short time

9. miscellanous

acidpool

everything that falls into the Acid-Pool is gone forever!

mine1

a Mine burried in the earth (take a close look!)

mine2

a contact-Mine, explodes on contact!

chest

a Chest (may contain valuable items)

bomb (remote)

this Bombe can be controlled using these switches:

switch (remote bomb)

use these kind of switches to control the remote Bomb