View Full Version : I'm Stuck in the swamp forever!!!

05-08-2001, 05:51 AM
Ok, things were going pretty good until I got to this damn swamp. My directions read as follows:
12:05 W 1:50 N
12:40 S 2:35 N
1:10 S 3:10 E
1:20 E 3:15 S

First, I used the clock with the raft. Worked good, got on the the clock to appear in the lower right hand corner. It read 2:35. So I went what I thought was 2:35 N. This put me in front of the gate. The clock in the corner now reads 1:15. I have NO 1:15 in my directions. When I go in front of the gate my option is Open gate. But I need a key. I know that I need to meet Guybrush from the future. But it's jsut not HAPPENING!!! I going nuts! Someone please tell me what I'm doing wrong. Because it HAS to be SOMETHING!! Thanks for your help.

05-08-2001, 06:08 AM
Are you sure your reading the instructions right?? I just checked the map and there was no 2:35 N...

Maybe diffrent game map but... I'd check again.

05-08-2001, 08:20 AM
The directions are different for every game, you're going to need something to tell the time if you don't have it already


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05-08-2001, 10:46 AM
You don't reach the gate by only one direction.
Also, at the gate you will meet your future Guybrush.
Try to reload an earlier saved game and get a new direction from Deadeye Dave.

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05-08-2001, 02:25 PM
Yes, I'm sure that the directions say 2:35 N. That seemed strange to me, too. Anyway, my instructions seem strange to you guys, too. Maybe I'll try and get something different from Deadeye Dave. Thanks.

05-08-2001, 02:27 PM
Natty, I'm confused. You told me that I'm going to need something to tell the time. But I've already got the clock. What do you mean???

Bongo Man
05-08-2001, 04:14 PM
wait a minute....... isn't it supposed to be 3 o' clock where you start at the swamp? because it's always constantly 3 o' clock in every game every where. or maybe that changes in the different games to, but i really think the starting point is 3:00

Bongo Man
05-08-2001, 04:16 PM
woops never mind, i now see that you have no 3 o clock directions

05-08-2001, 05:53 PM
Yeah i got the same prob as cazgirl... got directions, got to the gate(btw my clock didnt show the same time as in directions)and
there was nobody at the gate when i tried to open it... And btw whats the difference between 12:45 and for example 2:45?

05-08-2001, 06:03 PM
Originally posted by Malek:
And btw whats the difference between 12:45 and for example 2:45?

Can someone please sort it out for him? http://www.escapemi.com/forums/biggrin.gif http://www.escapemi.com/forums/biggrin.gif

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05-08-2001, 07:29 PM
Argh man =) I mean whats the difference between directions to sail (for 12:45 and 2:45)

05-08-2001, 07:36 PM
The time is for instance 12:05 E and 2:45 W
and means you navigate East at 12:05 and West at 2:45.
East is to the right on your screen.

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