As in a dream, you see yourself tumbling down a great, dark staircase. All
about you are shadowy images of struggles against fierce opponents and
diabolical traps. These give way to another round of images: of imposing stone
figures, a cool, clear lake, and, now, of an old, yet oddly youthful man. He
turns toward you slowly, his long, silver hair dancing about him in a fresh
breeze. "You have reached the final test, my friend! You are proved clever and
powerful, but this is not yet enough! Seek me when you feel yourself worthy!"
The dream dissolves around you as his last words echo through the void....
ZORK III: The Dungeon Master
Copyright 1982 by Infocom, Inc. All rights reserved.
ZORK is a trademark of Infocom, Inc.
Release 17 / Serial number 840727
You are at the bottom of a seemingly endless stair, winding its way upward
beyond your vision. An eerie light, coming from all around you, casts strange
shadows on the walls. To the south is a dark and winding trail.
Your old friend, the brass lantern, is at your feet.