The point of the video is that the game can be completed even if you skip to level 4 with Shift-L and thus reduce your time to 15 minutes.doppelganger wrote:Shift + L without 'megahit' works well!
It has the usual tricks: Skips big potions, skips fights, uses shortcuts (level 7, 12 -- but not level 4, 5).
So part of the credit goes to that commenter.Norbert wrote: and among the results was this YouTube video. The top comment there is: "Look up "Kali Dances for Koura" from the Voyages of Sinbad movie to see what inspired this boss."
Maybe that's why the boss becomes blue and breaks when he is defeated?Norbert wrote: In other words, the prince does not fight a god; he merely fights an animated material object that resembles/represents a deity.
Hmm... Aladdin (DOS) has something similar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x_jf6NAc-bo#t=1439Norbert wrote: an enemy that looks like a person with six arms, which made me think of Hindu gods
(More of them later on the level, and on the level starting around 43 min.)
Some walkthroughs (and the manual) describe them as Shiva statues.