name used with permission from Atari Corp. for Atari 5200 and Atari 8bit computers

Game Description:

Adventure II is a homebrew homage to Warren Robinett's original Atari 2600 game, Adventure. Originally published on Atari 5200 by, it has been ported to the Atari 8bit computer line with a bump to 64K and some new stuff added.

Adventure II is jam-packed with four kingdoms, sword and keys, changing hedge mazes, brick-layed castle interiors, a thieving Troll, a powerful Minotaur, three hungry dragons and a few surprises on your quest to return the stolen chalice to the Seashore Kingdom's Castle.

Last Update: 05/01/2021

It took a few extra years but Adventure II XE was published by in 2021. There is a demo based on final code in the first post here: Adventure II XE Demo and testing
Adventure II XE features:

  • Small, Medium, and Vast kingdoms to explore!
  • 22 game variations in all, with Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced, and Special skill levels!
  • New and more varied hiding places for the helpful items!
  • New Very Random Mode and New Dark Mode to play around with!
  • The three "secret dots" hiding spots change for each game variation!
  • New sounds and music!
  • New end-of-game stats and rankings!
  • New XE-joystick-compatible "one-button" control! Press quickly to swap items left/right; Hold button down to drop!
  • Tweaked screens, paths, and creature behavior!

  • The Square Trio Team:

    Ron Lloyd game design & programming.
    Keith Erickson game design & art.
    Alan Davis technical assistance.

    XE version:

    Perry Thuente bank switching/porting/technical assistance.

    Label art: Dave Giarrusso

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