Sword of Fargoal (Commodore 64)
|Sword of Fargoal|
This game has a hidden developer message.
Sword of Fargoal is a primitive roguelike, where the objective is to steal the named sword.
Sword of Fargoal has a countermeasure to prevent peeking at its source code. In the Commodore Basic prompt, type
LOAD "FARGOAL",8, then
LIST. This will display the following text in white:
SWORD —— BY JEFF MCCORD YOU WILL HAVE TO TOP THAT TOBY!!
After the message, the textcolor changes to blue, matching the default background color. Further text (including user input) is invisible until this is handled.