Kai no Bouken: The Quest of Ki
is a Puzzle Platformer
game developed by Game Studio and released in 1988 for the Famicom by Namcot
. It is the prequel to The Tower of Druaga
. As of August 2013, there exists a Fan Translation
patch for the game.
The 60-floor tower had been destroyed by the god Anu, but it was rebuilt by Druaga. Ishtar gives her shrine maiden Ki a golden tiara but no weaponry in the quest to obtain the Blue Crystal Rod, with additional assistance provided by Quox the Dragon.
Tropes present in the game: