Treasure of Babylon

Treasure of Babylon

by Jorito on 01-05-2013, 21:30
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Two days ago French MSX user ericb59 surprised us with the announcement of a new MSX game on our forum. Treasure of Babylon is Eric's first MSX game after 30 years. The game runs on the MSX turbo R in screen 10 with beautiful graphics and supports MSX-MUSIC for the music. The game itself is a puzzle/strategy game, in which you are trapped inside the ancient city of Babylon and have to escape all the 25 levels by collecting all gems.

You can download a disk image with the game for free from Eric's website. There is also a preview/trailer video available, as well as a lot of screenshots, box art and explanation (in French) on his site.

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Comments (10)

By Oscar

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01-05-2013, 21:49

Great! Thank you for this game! I looks very good!

By Meits

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01-05-2013, 22:37

@ the author
Credits for the music:
- Dandan
- Coen van der Geest
- Jerder
- Wolf

Wink

By Gakubuchi

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02-05-2013, 11:32

Amazing!!! I am at work right now but can't wait to get home to play it! Pssst... don't tell the boss but I've played the first stage on BlueMSX right now! Wink
Looks very good! Congratulations to ericb59! We need more games like this!

By SkyeWelse

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02-05-2013, 21:25

Well I skipped a bit of my work yesterday to play through it completely, so... : ) Just sayin'. It's pretty addictive. I wish it kept going. : )

-Thomas

By nanochess

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03-05-2013, 14:48

It looks pretty nice Smile.

Congratulations!

By anonymous

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03-05-2013, 14:58

Meits wrote:

@ the author
Credits for the music:
- Dandan
- Coen van der Geest
- Jerder
- Wolf
Wink

Dandan? Is he still composing for the MSX scene or are old musics?

By wolf_

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03-05-2013, 15:11

I haven't touched MB in probably over a decade or something, I'd say it's old. ^^

By WORP3

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10-05-2013, 08:37

Great work from ericb59 !
The music at the trailer movie is quite aged but still a strong number from Dandan.

By black hawk

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16-05-2013, 22:51

Thank you so much Eric. Great Work - MSX will never die!

By Randam Hajile

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01-04-2019, 19:36

Sorry to bump this topic but I found this game because my music was used in it (Jer Der). Nice work of the author and of course I'm honoured that he picked my music together with the other legendary composers. Smile Smile On request he sent me his MSX music library with some other songs I made, amazing that they found their way to France.