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Easter Egg in 2010 The Text Adventure - Coleco Adam

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#1 ed1475 OFFLINE  



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Posted Sat Aug 4, 2018 11:16 PM

This game was being discussed on the Coleco Adam public facebook page.  I'm not on facebook so I'm posting this here.


2010 The Text Adventure comes with a saved game that is only a couple of moves from the ending.  There is a "Mission Accomplished" message and an awesome graphics display with music.


However, this saved game only works if you are using Tape Drive #1.  If you try to retrieve the saved game from Tape Drive #2 or a Disk Drive, they programmed it so it plays the music to the song 'Here we go into the wild blue yonder'.




Easter Egg Ending




Saved game starts at 1:35 of the video.  Graphics/music start at 2:09

Edited by ed1475, Sat Aug 4, 2018 11:20 PM.

#2 Milli Vee OFFLINE  

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Posted Sun Aug 5, 2018 5:49 AM

On facebook I posted that I have converted the data image to an interleaved disk image that you can use in an emulator or with the VDD so you do not have to use a real data pack to see this:








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Posted Sun Aug 5, 2018 4:20 PM

After all these years, I still love watching/listening to the endings of 2010 and Dragon's Lair. Thanks for posting.

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Posted Mon Aug 6, 2018 9:54 AM

I always knew about the saved game - it was the only way I could finish it - but I never knew about the easter egg!

#5 ed1475 OFFLINE  



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Posted Mon Aug 6, 2018 4:23 PM

Here's a PDF of one of the possible solutions for completing the game.


Attached File  2010_Text_Adventure-Solution.PDF   5.33MB   33 downloads





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