Key & Compass presents:
The Relentless Adventures of Captain Speedo, Episode 14 - Victim of the Vacuum!
by Gilles Duchesne

The Relentless Adventures of Captain Speedo, Episode 14 - Victim of the Vacuum! is a Hugo interactive fiction game and is © 2001 by Gilles Duchesne. It was an entry in the Speed-IF 15 event.

In this kids show, you play as the valiant hero Captain Speedo. He's in his Comm Room awaiting an email crash course in "Vacuum Repair" which shall allow him to finally repair the main thruster of his trusty spaceship, the Scarlet Arrow.

This solution is by David Welbourn.


CommRoom put cartridge in slot HoloSimRoom

Comm Room

Note: The command-verb "operate" is suggested in the description of the keyboard.

> x console. x screen. x keyboard. x slot. i. x cartridge.

> z. (continue waiting until the console beeps.)

> x screen. operate keyboard. put cartridge in slot.

HoloSim Room

> z. n. z. e. z. jump. z. ne. z. s.

Captain Speedo gets his certificate in vacuum repair and swiftly repairs his ship. Scenes from the next episode are described.

Holy pastrami! Cadets, are you as worried as I am to see what terrible plan has been prepared by the Evil Emperor? Unfortunately, we'll all have to wait until the next episode...



There are no other characters in the episode itself.

In the recap from the previous episode:

In scenes from the next episode:


Thank You to my Patreon supporters

This walkthrough is provided free of charge since I wrote this walkthrough prior to January 2015 when I began my Patreon account, and also because the work it's based on has less than fifteen locations (so I wouldn't have charged for it anyway). I've since reformatted this walkthrough to use my currently preferred style. I hope you enjoy it!

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