BoulderDash cave names & descriptions

The real, commercial BoulderDash games have names for their caves and brief descriptions for how to go about solving the cave.

In this document:


BoulderDash I

Submitted by mister creepy, these cave names and descriptions come from the Statesoft leaflet, he says. [Statesoft? Never heard of them.]

Cave A: Intro
Pick up jewels and exit before time is up

Cave B: Rooms
Pick up jewels, but you must move boulders to get all jewels

Cave C: Maze
Pick up jewels. You must get every jewel to exit

Cave D: Butterflies
Drop boulders on butterflies to create jewels

Cave E: Guards
The jewels are there for grapping, but they are guarded by the deadly fireflies

Cave F: Firefly dens
Each firefly is guarding a jewel

Cave G: Amoeba
Surround the amoeba with boulders, so it can't grow anymore. Pick up jewels that are created when it suffocates

Cave H: Enchanted wall
Activate the enchanted wall and create as many jewels as you can

Cave I: Greed
You have to get a lot of jewels here, lucky there are so many

Cave J: Tracks
Get the jewels, avoid the fireflies

Cave K: Crowd
You must move a lot of boulders around in some tight spaces

Cave L: Walls
You must blast hrough walls to get at some of the jewels. Drop a boulder on a firefly at the right time and place to do this

Cave M: Apocalypse
Bring the butterflies and amoeba together and watch the jewels fly

Cave N: Zigzag
Magically transform the butterflies into jewels, but don't waste any boulders and watch out the fireflies

Cave O: Funnel
There is an enchanted wall at the bottom of the rock tunnel

Cave P: Enchanted boxes
The top of each square room is an enchanted wall, but you'll have to blast your way inside

BoulderDash III

Submitted by mister creepy, these cave names and descriptions come from the Actions leaflet, he says. [Actions? Never heard of them.]

Cave A: Intro
Pick the jewels and exit before time is up

Cave B: Ford Knoxs
Destroy the mouths next to the walls surrounding the jewels

Cave C: Transform
There aren't enough jewels to get you out of this cave. Drop boulders through the walls and watch what happens

Cave D: Reunion
Let the mouths and eyes meet

Cave E: Maze 1
One false step and the mouths are after you

Cave F: Maze 2
The same goes for this one

Cave G: Obstacle
Run torwards the jewels. If you don't hurry the monoliths will spread and cut you off

Cave H: Eazy
Three levels of magic walls and only 15 souds easy, but it isn't

Cave I: Cave-in
Lots of jewels but watch out

Cave J: The guards
You'll have to get rid of the guards to get the jewels

Cave K: Good luck
This cave beats them all. First you'll have to free the imprisoned monoliths and then at the right moment trap them again. Make sure you get enough jewels

Cave L: The trap
Trap the monoliths before they trap you

Cave M: Reunion 2
Once again let the mouths meet the eyes

Cave N: Liberator
Free the eyes and make them become jewels

Cave O: Perfect
Magic walls combined with monoliths is just perfect. When the magic begins all the monoliths will transform

Cave P: The frontier
This last one you'll have to figure out for yourself


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