Prince Alexander of Daventry (Robbie Benson) travels to a kingdom of islands after he sees the distressed image of the lady he loves, Princess Cassima, in a magic mirror. He arrives to find all of the islands fighting, Cassima locked away, her parents killed, and everything is under the hand of an evil vizier. In order to rescue both the princess and her home, Alexander must reunite the islands and find a way into the castle before Cassima is forced to marry the vizier.
22 September 1992 (USA)
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King's Quest VI: Heir Today, Gone Tomorrow
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After Alexander hides behind a pillar from the 2 guard dogs. He hears them talking, then the Narrator informs the player about the woman screaming which Alexander shouts "Cassima!" which would've given Alexander hiding spot away, notified the 2 guard dogs where Alexander is hiding, it would've likely resulted in Alexander getting arrested and thrown in the dungeon and the player would've got a game over message. However the game continues on as normal despite Alexander's accidental yelling as it's possible that Alexander was thinking it in his head and didn't say it out loud knowing the guard dogs would hear. See more
Alexander picks up the two bones on the ground. Now what do these bones remind him of?
Ah, yes! Now I remember!
[Alexander plays a song called Dem Bones
The skeletons are overcome with the musical call of the bones. They begin to jiggle, then to dance!
[the 2 Skeleton Guards, The Ticket Taker Skeleton and Skeleton Gatekeeper dance around and the skeleton key flies loose from the key ring on the ground while the 3 skeletons dance together
Alexander finishes his tune and the skeletons resume ...
In the 1997 Kings Quest Collection. A Windows 95 version features high resolution graphics portraits of Characters Such as Prince Alexander and other characters, even the icons and items are featured in high detail graphics. However after the end of the voice acting Wedding scene. The game crashes and shows the end credits but it only had the instrumental song "Girl in the Tower" in the Text version end credits. However, this version won't work in the Windows XP or 7 mode. See more
Girl in the Tower
Music by Mark Seibert
Lyrics by Jane Jensen
Performed by Bob Bergthold and Debbie Seibert See more